Jodie Schmidt is a board-certified nurse practitioner and dermatology-certified nurse practitioner (DCNP). Prior to becoming a nurse practitioner, Jodie was a registered nurse, serving in diverse roles such as an emergency department nurse, a nursing educator and pharmaceutical sales representative. Jodie went back to nursing school and earned a master’s degree in nursing from Florida Atlantic University.

Several articles on dermatology topics that Jodie has authored have been published in the Journal of the Dermatology Nurses’ Association.

"I value being able to provide skin care to a variety of patients and the opportunity to educate all of my patients about the importance of sun protection."

Jodie lives in Lake Wales with her husband and has two children. Jodie enjoys gardening and is active in several community organizations in Lake Wales.

Jodie Schmidt, APRN, DCNP