Marianne Parham, RNFA, is a family nurse practitioner board-certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). She provides exceptional care for patients at Knees First in Tucson, Arizona.
Marianne’s experience covers a broad spectrum of medical specialties, from family medicine and neurosurgery to dermatology and pain management. She is a registered nurse first assistant (RNFA) with extensive expertise in supporting surgeons in the operating room.
In her current role at Knees First, Marianne specializes in providing orthopedic care to patients with knee conditions like osteoarthritis.
Marianne began her nursing career in 1993 after qualifying as a registered nurse. She is also a United States Army veteran, having served eight years as a medic. She earned her master’s degree in nursing from the University of Phoenix in Arizona, where she graduated with honors to become a licensed practical nurse (LPN).
Marianne is a member of the Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing, the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, American Nurses Association, and Association of Operating Room Nurses.
Away from Knees First, Marianne’s passion is food, and she enjoys cooking different dishes from around the world. She also loves spending time with friends and family and sharing her culinary experiments. Other interests include travel, arts and crafts, gardening, and homemade projects.