Ashley Childs, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC

Family Practice

Ashley Childs, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC received her undergraduate degree from New Mexico Highlands University, and her Doctorate of Nursing Practice from New Mexico State University. She is board certified through the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC).

In her practice, Ashley focuses on Primary Care, Wellness Promotion and Disease Prevention. Prior to becoming a nurse practitioner, she gained 10 years of experience as a registered nurse working in critical care, dialysis, hospice and higher education.

Ashley received the New Mexico State University School of Nursing Excellence in Advancing Nursing Practice Award in 2023 for her DNP project “Fall Prevention for Home Hospice Patients: A Fall Prevention Pilot Program”.

Outside of work, Ashley enjoys spending time with her family, photography and traveling.


  • 105 E. Hagerman Street
    Carlsbad, NM 88220

    Monday – Friday
    8 am – 5 pm

    Appointments required,
    same day available when possible