Family Nurse Practitioner, Board-Certified

Education and Specialty

Meredith McWhirter is a board-certified and licensed Family Nurse Practitioner who joined Georgia Behavioral Health Professionals in April 2018. She is currently seeing patients at our Roswell and Smyrna locations. Meredith attended the University of Georgia to complete Pre-Nursing course work. Meredith is a Magna Cum Laude graduate from the Medical College of Georgia, where she received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree. She is a Cum Laude graduate from Mercer University, where she earned her Master of Science in Nursing degree.

Professional Development

Meredith has a background in Women's Health and is certified in Inpatient Obstetrics by the National Certification Corporation. Meredith worked as a registered nurse at Piedmont Hospital for seven years prior to completing her Master degree. There, she was a member of the Shared Governance Practice Council and was recognized for receiving the highest number of "honorable mentions" unit wide from 2015-2016. Meredith is board certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. Scholarly presentations include "Adolescent Depression Screen and Education," which she presented at Mercer University in December 2017.

Adolescent and Adult Medical Services

Meredith has experience working with patient's age 16 years and older with a variety of mental health issues, including mood disorders, depression, anxiety disorders, bipolar disorder, ADD/ADHD, sleep disorders and many more.

Fun Facts

Meredith enjoys spending time in the mountains with her husband, learning to play golf, and enjoys anything involving dogs.

Contact Information

To schedule an appointment with Meredith McWhirter for the Georgia Behavioral Health Professionals Smyrna office, please call (770) 431-2354 and for the Roswell office please call (770) 603-0123.