Cherie McIntyre FNP-C

Cherie McIntyre FNP-C

Lead Provider

Cherie always knew she wanted to pursue a career in medicine, and after working several years in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, she ultimately found helping those in pain as her true passion. She finds joy in helping people and uses her medical skills to treat those in pain and get them back to their busy lives.

Cherie’s attentiveness to the latest medical developments finds her researching, reading and attending seminars to stay on the forefront of best practices. She joined the Arizona Desert Medical team in January 2020.Cherie believes the key to building relationships with her patients is through strong communication. She is compassionate to individual concerns and encourages patients to ask questions, know their medical needs and understand treatment plans.

Cherie is a member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners; and Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling, outdoor activities and attending concerts.


  • Undergraduate: Bachelor of Science Nursing Degree, South Dakota State University
  • Graduate: Master of Science Nursing Degree, Grand Canyon University



  • Nationally Board Certified Nurse Practitioner by American Nurses Credentialing Center
  • Arizona Board of Nursing as an Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner