Sharon Barrineau is a board-certified family nurse practitioner (APRN) and a dermatology-certified nurse practitioner (DCNP). She has been in nursing since 1995, when she earned a registered nurse degree from Indian River Community College. Sharon began her career at Water’s Edge Dermatology in 1998. As her interest in dermatology grew, Sharon decided to return to nursing school. In 2005, she earned a bachelor’s degree in nursing from Florida Atlantic University, graduating summa cum laude. Two years later, Sharon earned a master’s degree in nursing as a family nurse practitioner. Sharon serves on the Medical Assisting Advisory Board for Indian River Community College.
Sharon has a love for surgery and assists Dr. Schiff with Mohs surgery. She takes pride in working for Water’s Edge Dermatology. As the company’s first employee, Sharon was instrumental in helping Dr. Schiff build the practice. Sharon lives in Okeechobee with her husband. She has two sons and two grandchildren.
"My many years in dermatology working with knowledgeable physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners have been invaluable and a great asset to me in my practice."