Shejal Bhakta, FNP-C, also known as Sage, is a board-certified nurse practitioner at First Care Medical Clinic’s locations in Monroe and Charlotte, North Carolina. She loves sharing her knowledge and improving her patients’ lives by helping them gain control of their health.
After attending the University of Texas in Austin, Sage went on to earn her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Midwestern State University, also in Texas, in 2015. She worked for three years as a registered nurse in the cardiac intensive care unit in Corpus Christi, Texas.
While continuing to work full-time, Sage went on to Simmons University in Boston for her Masters of Science in Nursing. During her clinical rotations, she gained experience in family practice, internal medicine, pediatrics, women's health, and cardiology.
Sage had joined the First Care Medical Clinic team in June 2019, where she’s thrilled to work with a diverse patient population and to help them achieve their best health. Sage is a proud member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and the Sigma Theta Tau honor society.