Amber is board certified through the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. She received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing through Fort Hays State University in 2002. Amber then worked as a Registered Nurse at Shawnee Mission Medical Center (now AdventHealth Shawnee Mission) primarily on the postpartum/women’s surgical units and well infant nursery through 2008. She received her Master’s in Science in Nursing from the The University of Kansas in 2008 and joined Heartland Primary Care after graduation. Amber’s professional interests include caring for children with asthma, allergic rhinitis and Attention Deficit Disorder as well as the growth and development of the well child. Amber DeWald is a Nurse Practitioner specializing in Pediatrics at the Kansas City, KS location
Aside from her love of taking care of children, Amber loves spending time with her daughter Hailyn (3) and her husband Shane. She enjoys visiting family in western Kansas where she grew up, playing volleyball and live music. Her favorite colors are CRIMSON AND BLUE!!