Melanie Tschirhart, MS, FNP-C is a board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner at Village Health Partners McKinney Medical Village and sees patients ages six months and older. Her background is in emergency medicine and urgent care. She has 15 years of experience as an FNP in family medicine and is passionate about patient education, disease prevention, and health promotion.
Melanie encourages her patients to live a healthy lifestyle by engaging in regular exercise, reducing stress, getting adequate sleep, and eating a nutritious diet. She wants patients to understand these things are essential for overall health and weight management. She is also passionate about heart disease education for women, mental health awareness, and domestic violence prevention.
How Melanie practices whole-person wellness
Melanie lives in McKinney with her husband, John, and two kids, Katherine and William. Her family enjoys walking, riding bikes, hiking and swimming. In their free time, they also enjoy family game nights, movie nights and traveling. Melanie and her daughter volunteer with National Charity League, and she and her son volunteer with Young Men’s Service League. Both are community service organizations that benefit local charities.
Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Baylor University
Master of Science, Texas Woman’s University
Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner, American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing
Texas Nurse Practitioners Association.
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Melanie sees patients at McKinney Medical Village. To schedule an in-office appointment with her, text (469) 382-3717. To schedule a telehealth appointment, click below.
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