Doris has been a nurse for over 40 years, with 18 years as a Family Nurse Practitioner.  She is passionate about patient care and when she’s not caring for patients, she enjoys spending time with her family, the beach, traveling and reading.

War Memorial Hospital
Appointed by the Governor of West Virginia to the Board of Professional Registered Nurses. 2015
  • College
  • Shepherd College/University Shepherdstown, WV1988
  • University of Maryland Baltimore, MD1997
  • University of Maryland - MSN - FNP Baltimore, MD2003
  • West Virginia University - DNP Morgantown, WV2014
  • Board Certification
  • AANP 2004
LGBTQ Cultural Competency into Nursing Curriculum 2020
  • Author: Doris Burkey, Angela Fetty, Kelly Watson-Huffer
  • Publisher: Nursing Education Today
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Medical Interests
Areas of Interest:
  • Women’s health
  • Well woman exams
  • Family planning
  • Hypertension care
  • Depression and anxiety treatment
  • Department of Transportation (DOT) physicals.  Our DOT physicals follow strict guidelines mandated by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), ensuring that commercial drivers and other safety-sensitive employees are in good health to work safely