As the Family Nurse Practitioner for Shoreline, Dr. Abaeze incorporates evidenced-based practice with a holistic approach. With over 5 years of experience in behavioral health, maternal health, and primary care practice, her goals include improving healthcare inequities through continued education, public awareness of disparities, and nursing excellence. Dr. Abaeze is a board-certified Nurse Practitioner with a Doctorate of Nursing Practice and Masters of Nursing Science both from the University of San Francisco. She obtained her Bachelor of Arts degree in Public Health Policy and Sociology from the University of California Irvine. In addition to Family Nurse Practitioner certification, Dr. Abaeze is also certified in Clinical Nurse Leadership and will be completing a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner certification by the summer of 2021. Throughout her service as a Clinician, Dr. Abaeze has remained passionate about uniquely connecting with patients and their families and always prioritizes their care, physical and psychological safety. She aims to treat the whole patient by creating obtainable goals set for and by them. She values teamwork and believes that with the fierce collaboration of her team members, each patient’s personal goals can be achieved.