Athena Care
Meredith Simmons

Meredith Simmons

About Meredith Simmons

Doctorate of Nursing, PMHNP-BC

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Meredith Simmons is a board-certified psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner with prescribing privileges in the state of Tennessee. Meredith is passionate about providing holistic, patient-centered care in a safe and nonjudgmental setting.

Meredith obtained a bachelor’s degree in Psychology with a minor in Child and Family Studies as well as a bachelor’s degree in Nursing from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. As an RN, Meredith worked on a senior behavioral unit. She then obtained her Doctorate of Nursing Practice degree from The University of Tennessee, Knoxville.

As an APRN, Meredith has experience in geriatric psychiatry and consultation psychiatry, as well as experience working with various mental health disorders across the lifespan.

In her free time, Meredith enjoys strength training, baking, and spending time with her fiancé and her pet beagle.

Ages Served

  • Ages 6+

Degrees, Certifications & Specialties

  • Doctorate of Nursing, PMHNP-BC


  • The University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Languages Spoken

  • English

Practice Locations & Hours

Athena Care – Knoxville

10133 Sherrill Boulevard
Suite 220
Knoxville, TN 37932
Phone: (615) 320-1155
Fax: (615) 320-1177


M-F 7:00am – 6:00pm

Insurance Coverage & Plans

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Conditions Treated at Athena Care

Treatments, Services & Tests at Athena Care

Interventional Psychiatry
  • Personality Testing
  • ADHD Testing
  • Neuropsychological Testing
  • Pre-Employment Testing
  • Career and Academic Testing
  • Developmental or Achievement Testing