Heidi Atkins, PA-C

Heidi attended Clemson University and graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry degree. She continued her studies at Lock Haven University in Pennsylvania, graduating in 2005 as a Physician Assistant with a special certification in corrections. She also has her certification as an RPhS (registered sonographer). Heidi spent nine years in Internal Medicine before joining VSS in 2014. Heidi is originally from Delaware, but has lived in Macon since graduating PA school. She is a member of Ingleside Baptist Church where her and her husband, Brian, serve in the children’s ministry. They spend most of their weekends with their two children, Hannah and JB. As a Clemson alumna, Heidi is still an avid Tigers Fan, and tries to get to as many games as she can.

Vein Specialists of the South Macon

Marsha Denny, FNP-C

Marsha attended Georgia College and State University where she graduated in 2017 as a Family Nurse Practitioner. She completed her undergraduate studies, graduating with honors from Georgia College and State University (1992) with her Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing, and obtained her Associate Degree in Nursing (RN) at Macon Junior College (1987). Specializing in invasive and non-invasive cardiovascular procedures, Marsha has worked in healthcare for the past 31 years. She has also spent three years working with hospice. Additional certifications include: Registered Cardiac Sonographer (1999), Registered Cardiac Invasive Specialist (1994), and Advanced Cardiac Life Support (1992). Professional memberships include the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and Cardiovascular Credentialing International. Marsha was born in Warner Robins, GA where she continues to reside with her family. She is a long-time member of Central Baptist Church. She enjoys being with friends and family, and especially enjoys spending time at the beach.

Vein Specialists of the South Macon

Heather Givens, PA-C

Heather Givens began her education at Armstrong Atlantic State University and graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in Rehabilitation Science. She then continued her studies at Gardner-Webb university graduating with her Master of Physician Assistant Studies. She had rotations in many areas including orthopedics, pediatrics, gynecology and family medicine. She has experience working as a Physician Assistant in internal medicine. In her free time, Heather enjoys traveling, hiking and kayaking. She also enjoys spending time with her family and friends. Fun fact – Heather has a black belt in taekwondo.

Sherry Misinco, NP-C

Sherry Misinco is a dedicated and highly qualified healthcare professional with a wealth of experience in the medical field. She graduated from Tattnall Square Academy in 1998, followed by Georgia College & State University, where she obtained a Bachelor of Science in nursing in 2003 and a Master of Science in nursing, specializing in Family Nurse Practitioner, in 2010. Sherry has worked in various roles, including as a Registered Nurse in medical/surgical oncology and as a Nurse Practitioner in inpatient diabetes care, inpatient palliative care, and retail clinic settings. Before joining VSS, Sherry worked in primary care for 6.5 years providing adult internal medicine and pediatric care. She resides in Macon with her husband Michael and their beloved furbabies, Maggie and Gypsy. In her free time, Sherry enjoys quality moments with family and friends, attending concerts, exploring new destinations like the Gulf Coast and Disney parks, indulging in movies, reading, and showcasing her culinary skills in the kitchen.


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