Laura Melaro, PMHNP
Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
Laura Melaro is a Board Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. She received a Bachelor of Science in Nursing, a Master of Science in Nursing, and Doctor of Nursing Practice from the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis, and a Doctor of Nursing from UTHSC. She is licensed as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse, and Board Certified Family and Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner.
Prior to joining our practice, Dr. Melaro was teaching at University of Health Science Center – Memphis College of Nursing. She also has had 30 year’s work experience in private practice and with various mental health and psychiatric facilities.
Dr. Melaro will be providing mental health diagnostic evaluations and medication management for our patients. She will also provide consultation to our medical and behavioral health providers.
She will work on-site at the Henderson Health Center and Bolivar Health Center, and also provide services by telehealth to all of Hardeman County Community Health Center’s clinic sites.
Laura has lived in Henderson and her life. She is married to Joe Melaro, and they have three children. They are active in the community.