Mary Jo Frickel, FNP-BC
Mary Jo Frickel is a Family Nurse Practitioner who has been with Virginia Women’s Health Associates for many years, practicing both remotely and in office.
Mary received her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Nursing from The Catholic University of America in Washington, DC and went on to complete the Post-Master’s Nurse Practitioner Program in Family Practice at The George Washington University School of Health Sciences in Washington, DC.
Mary is nationally board certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner by the America Nurses Credentialing Center. Mary Jo is married and has five children and 11 grandchildren.
Grace Artrip, WHNP-BC
Grace Artrip is a Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner who earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) from The Catholic University of America, Washington, D.C. She then began her nursing career as a postpartum registered nurse for the past 3 ½ years. Her passion for women’s health helped drive her to get her Master of Science in Nursing (MSN), with a concentration in Women’s Health from Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA. She has been board-certified by the National Certification Corporation (NCC).
Grace is thrilled to be a part of Virginia Women’s Health Associates where she can put her passion to work providing education, quality care, and compassion to empower women to live out healthy lifestyles.
Grace lives in Northern Virginia, with her husband and two dogs, Cara and Cora. In her spare time, she enjoys horseback riding, walking her dogs, and spending time with family and friends.