Chanell’ Turlington

Chanell’ Turlington, FNP-C is a Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner credentialed through the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. She was born and raised in Philadelphia, PA to a family of nurses. She attended one of the most prestigious high schools in the city known for academic achievement and graduated in the top of her class. She went on to complete her undergraduate Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing in 2012 from the University of Pittsburgh. She passed her NCLEX-registered nurse examination that summer.

Chanell” began her career as a school nurse in the underserved city of Chester, PA providing care to both students and staff. In 2013, she moved to the Hampton Roads area and began working as a Registered Nurse in the Medical and Surgical Units at Sentara Hospitals. She followed her passion and began working as a maternal-newborn nurse for Sentara, Bon Secours, and Portsmouth Naval Medical Center where she frequently filled the Charge Nurse role, provided care for high risk pregnancies, and educated moms on postpartum healing and breastfeeding. While working full-time, Chanell’ attended Walden University and obtained her Master of Science degree in nursing in August of 2017 and passed her Nurse Practitioner certification exam that fall. In fact, one of her clinical rotations was with JORDAN & ASSOCIATES OB/GYN. After graduation, her first job as a Nurse Practitioner was in the pediatric field.

Chanell’ takes great pride in her memberships in Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc., American Association of Nurse Practitioners, Virginia Council of Nurse Practitioners, and Sigma Theta Tau Honor Society for Nurses. She has earned several Excellence in Customer Service Awards from the facilities where she has worked.

Chanell’ joined JORDAN & ASSOCIATES OB/GYN in October 2018 and brings her calm, compassionate persona and mild mannerisms to the team. She loves women’s health especially working with adolescent girls and their sexual and reproductive health concerns. Chanell’ works closely with all other Providers and Physicians for a comprehensive team approach. She is available to new and established patients for annual gynecological examinations, routine prenatal and postpartum care, contraceptive counseling, menstrual problems, etc. 

In her free time, Chanell’ enjoys bowling, trips to the beach, and spending quality time with family & friends, especially with her love, Sirrod.