Our Nurse Practitioners

Rebekah Harvey, NP-C, IBCLC

Crissy Collins, NP-C, AAMA

Professional Experience
Crissy is a Certified Nurse Practitioner (NP-C) that joined the team at Allied Pediatrics in February 2016. Her eight years of nursing experience prior to becoming a nurse practitioner were spent at Vanderbilt Children's Hospital in the pediatric emergency department and after-hours clinic. She is passionate about pediatrics and takes a special interest in childhood obesity and nutrition and is an advocate for patient and parent education.

Education
BS, Nursing, Belmont University, Nashville, TN
RN, MS Nursing, Middle Tennessee State University, Murfeesboro, TN

Professional
Board Certified, American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
Member, American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, Licensed in TN

Rebekah Harvey, NP-C, IBCLC

Rebekah Harvey, NP-C, IBCLC

Professional Experience
Rebekah is a Certified Nurse Practitioner (NP-C) and an Internationally Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) that joined the team at Allied Pediatrics in August 2015. Her eight years of nursing experience prior to becoming a nurse practitioner was in maternity care and lactation support. She is passionate about pediatrics and takes a special interest in the newborn period and lactation. Rebekah believes that "The best part about pediatrics is supporting the parent and child through both good times and unexpected difficulties, and watching them both come out on the other side healthier and happier".

Education
BS, Nursing, Florida Hospital College of Health Sciences, Orlando, FL
RN, MS Nursing, Southern Adventist University, Collegedale, TN

Professional
Board Certified, American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
Member, American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
Licensed in TN

Tinsley Hensley, CPNP

Tinsley Hensley, CPNP

Professional Experience
Tinsley is a Certified Pediatrics Nurse Practitioner (CPNP) who joined the team at Allied Pediatrics in February of 2015. She is an East Tennessee native and has been in the Chattanooga area since 2004. She has been practicing as a pediatric nurse practitioner in private practice for over 10 years. Tinsley finds joy in building long-term relationships with children and families, watching babies become toddlers, kindergarteners, crazy teenagers, and possibly watch them grow into young adults and even treat their children. She is an advocate for everything from vaccines to education, ensuring that these children are recognized, diagnosed and treated properly.

Education
BS, Biological Anthropology and Anatomy, Duke University, Durham, NC
RN, MS Nursing, Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH

Professional
Board Certified, Pediatric Nursing Certification Board
Member, American Academy of Pediatrics
Licensed in GA and TN

Pediatric Services

  • Well checks and immunizations
  • Same day sick visits
  • Newborn circumcisions and frenotomies
  • Wart removal and other minor procedures
  • Asthma and allergy management
  • Care for premature infants and special-needs children
  • Breast-feeding support