Tricia Solito, DNP, ARNP is a nurse practitioner who has earned her doctorate in nursing practice. Dr. Solito received her Bachelors of Science in Biology at the University of South Carolina. This was followed by several years of molecular cancer research at the University. She later earned her Bachelors of Science in Nursing (BSN) and her Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degrees from the University.
Dr. Solito is board certified as an Adult Acute Care Nurse Practitioner from the ANCC (American Nurses Credentialing Center). While in South Carolina, she focused intently on practicing endocrinology. Dr. Solito is originally from Melbourne. She graduated from Palm Bay High School and decided after her time in South Carolina to move back to Melbourne to be closer to her family.
Dr. Solito is passionate about helping people live better with diabetes and other endocrine conditions. She has been a speaker at the South Carolina Advanced Practice Nursing Convention on Adult Diabetes.
Outside of the office, Dr. Solito enjoys biking, beading, singing, and volunteering in her church and community.
What is a DNP? -
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) is a terminal professional degree in nursing. The curriculum for the DNP degree builds on traditional master's programs by providing education in evidence-based practice, quality improvement, and systems leadership upon completion earning a doctorate degrees in nursing.