Jennifer Scheffler, FNP-C
Medical Weight Loss Management
- Board Certification:
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Program
Gonzaga University, 2013
Jennifer Scheffler, FNP-C, served in the Air Force as an air traffic controller during the Gulf War. She was commended for her military achievements with a wartime meritorious service award and an honorable discharge. She left the Air Force to pursue a career in healthcare as her passion for taking part in bringing about optimal health in others began to prevail.
Upon achieving her registered nursing degree in 1999, she was accepted into an ICU internship at Baylor Scott & White in Temple. She then completed her nurse practitioner degree at Gonzaga in 2013. Since then, she has been practicing in bariatric and obesity medicine.
Her passion lies in helping patients lose weight and improve their overall sense of well-being. Ms. Scheffler is revered amongst her patients as a provider who is indisputably invested in their success. Her expertise and caring bedside manner make her an amazing patient advocate. She has also written a systematic review on weight bias in healthcare and continues to be active in incorporating the most up-to-date obesity medicine research into her practice.
- UT Physicians The Davis Clinic
10125 Katy Freeway, Suite 106
Houston, TX 77024