Karen B. Saville, RN, APRN-BC, MSN, FNP

Board certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center in 1999, Karen Saville began working in gastroenterology with Digestive Healthcare that same year. She practices in collaboration with all of the physicians of DHC.

Karen earned her diploma in nursing from St. Elizabeth’s Hospital School of Nursing in 1980. She completed a bachelor of science in nursing at the State University of New York College of Technology in 1982 and a master of science in nursing in the family nurse practitioner program at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1999.

Karen’s clinical interests mirror those of all DHC physicians, with a particular focus on patient/ family education.

She is a member of Sigma Theta Tau (Iota Delta Chapter), American Nurses’ Association, North Carolina Nurse’s Association, and NC Nurses Association NP Council.