Jennifer Clayton is a board-certified Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner who has been providing care to women of all ages since 2017.
Jennifer’s passion is patient- and family-centered, comprehensive education and care for women across the lifespan and nurturing the spirit and health of all women. Jennifer has a particular interest in holistic care, including patient education, contraceptive management, evidence-based care, and preventive medicine.
After earning a Bachelor’s degree in Biology from Lehigh University and working as a pharmaceutical sales representative, Jennifer realized her true passion was women’s health. She obtained her Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing from the University of Maryland and graduated with a Master’s of Science in Nursing with an emphasis on Women’s Health from Drexel University. Jennifer worked on Labor and Delivery at Shady Grove Adventist Hospital where she delivered care to pregnant women in our community for almost five years. Since becoming a Nurse Practitioner, Jennifer has also taken part in collaboration efforts to improve the training and examinations for new Women’s Health Nurse Practitioners through the National Certification Corporation. Jennifer recognizes it is a true privilege to care for women as their needs are ever-changing throughout their lifespan.
Jennifer lives in Rockville, MD with her husband, three young children and dog. Born and raised in Montgomery County, MD, she loves to spend time with her family and friends, visiting local breweries and wineries, and heading to the beach and lake whenever possible!