Oklahoma City, OK – Variety Care is proud to welcome three new providers to their women’s health and family medicine departments. New providers are expanding access to quality, affordable health care across three Variety Care locations.
Gloria Ayisi, APRN, CNP, is a family medicine provider with a passion for helping the underserved. After earning her bachelor’s in nursing from Oklahoma City University in 2007, she continued her education and received her Master of Science in Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner degree from the University of Cincinnati in 2013.
“It’s been a dream to be part of the Variety Care team and culture,” Ayisi says. “A culture that embraces every ethnic background and diversity and is dedicated to helping the underserved population afford healthcare.”
Ayisi is now accepting patients at Variety Care Norman Himes.
Mariel Hidalgo, APRN, CNP, is a family medicine provider who strives to make a positive impact on the communities that need it the most. After earning her bachelor’s in nursing from Southern Nazarene University in 2018, she continued her education and received her Master in Family Nursing Practice from Maryville University in 2022.
“It has always been my passion to serve my community,” Hidalgo says. “Variety care gives me that opportunity.”
Hidalgo is now accepting patients at Variety Care Straka.
Alexis Shelton, APRN, FNP-C, is a women’s health provider who loves working with women through all stages of life. After obtaining her bachelor’s in nursing from the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, she continued her education and received her Master of Science in Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner degree from Chamberlain College of Nursing in 2019.
“I strive to take the time to listen to the concerns of my patients and communicate with them throughout the process of their care,” Shelton says.
Shelton is now accepting patients at Variety Care Straka and Norman Alameda.
For more information on Variety Care, please visit varietycare.org. To schedule an appointment, please call (405) 632-6688.
About Variety Care, Inc.
Variety Care, Inc. is Oklahoma’s largest community health center with 18 healthcare facilities in central and western Oklahoma. In 2021, Variety Care provided comprehensive and coordinated medical, dental, behavioral health, vision, and social services to 197,238 individuals through 406,138 face-to-face and group visits. A United Way partner agency, Variety Care serves all patients, regardless of insurance status, and strives to make health care affordable and accessible for everyone. The Variety Care Foundation provides philanthropic support and community awareness for Variety Care and its efforts. For more information, please visit varietycare.org.