Patricia Shaw, CNP

Patricia Shaw, CNP

Certified Nurse Practitioner


Patricia Shaw has been a Family Nurse Practitioner for 14 years and a Registered Nurse for over 20 years. She received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from New Mexico State University (2000), her Master of Science in Nursing/Family Nurse Practitioner from The University of Northern Colorado (2009), and her Doctorate of Nursing Practice from the University of Arizona (2022).

Her work as a registered nurse in labor and delivery, dermatology, cardiac education & clinical cardiology provided a strong foundation for her career as a Family Nurse Practitioner. Patricia has experience as a Nurse Practitioner in Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology and Dermatology. She is also a Dermatology Certified Nurse Practitioner, treating medical dermatology patients. She has also worked in Family Practice, Urgent Care, and as a Medical Dermatology Consultant.

Patricia believes in connecting with her patients in a caring, therapeutic relationship. She is a strong believer in patient education and empowering the patient in knowledge about their condition. An increase in patient empowerment through education is associated with quality patient outcomes.

Patricia grew up in Harvard, Illinois. She has lived and worked in Papua New Guinea, Scotland, Singapore, and Hawaii. She is a daughter to her parents living here in Las Cruces, as well as a wife, mother, and grandmother. She enjoys travel, bike riding, sports, and cooking. Patricia is excited to work at NSI with their amazing knowledgeable, collaborative, and kind team!