Annie Ketcham, CRNP, is a Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner working in collaborative practice with Dr. Weily Soong. After obtaining her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Auburn University, Annie spent 6 years working in emergency medicine. Though she loved caring for patients in this setting, she was driven to pursue the opportunity to help actually prevent the acute and life-threatening allergy and asthma events seen in the emergency setting. Annie graduated with a Master’s Degree as a Family Nurse Practitioner from The University of Alabama in Birmingham with a special focus on preventative medicine. With her passion for providing excellent patient education, she chose to specialize in allergy and asthma, where she could provide proper treatment and evidence based medicine to help improve the overall quality of life for her patients. Annie believes in serving patients with respect and compassion in every situation, and enjoys developing relationships with her patients and their families to provide comprehensive care. Annie and her husband Richard are members of Redeemer Community Church. She is very passionate about medical missions, and enjoys traveling and reading.