Carrie Dorsey-Higdon, FNP-BC,MSN,CDE

Carrie Dorsey-Higdon FNP-BC,MSN,CDE
About Provider

Carrie is passionate about inspiring and empowering patients with diabetes, assisting them to fully realize their ability to better manage this complex disease. This is accomplished by promoting engagement through education, coupled with imparting the skills and tools necessary to make the best use of available treatments and technologies.

Carrie works one on one with patients in the following areas: insulin pump training and regimen optimization; professional/diagnostic CGM placement and glycemic trend analysis with respect to current regimen and lifestyle; personal CGM set up, training, and glycemic trend analysis with respect to current regimen and lifestyle; insulin regimen optimization; non-insulin or combination regimen optimization; and pre-surgical glycemic optimization to improve perioperative safety and outcomes. Diabetes regimen management services and consultations are also available at the request of a referring provider.

Primary Service
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism
Medical School
  • Vanderbilt University
Board Certification
  • American Nurses Credentialing Center
Professional Societies and Affiliations

American Association of Nurse Practitioners; Sigma Theta Tau