Maggie is an AANP Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner who received her Master of Science Degree in Nursing from Drexel University. She received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Stevenson University. She was inspired to be a nurse from an early age caring for her father, who had diabetes.
Maggie practiced as a bedside, registered nurse for 8 years at an urban hospital in Maryland, while pursuing her Nurse Practitioner's degree. She then moved to Jacksonville and has been providing Primary Care in the home setting. She believes in working with the patient and partners with them to meet their healthcare needs.
During her spare time, Maggie likes to dabble in pasta making, gardening, reading historical fiction, cooking, traveling, crocheting, and quilting. She is a proud mother of two cats, Eevee, and Grayson.
Amanda Lloyd, DPN, APRN, FNP-BC
Amanda Lloyd is an ANCC Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner who earned her Doctorate in Nursing Practice-Family Nurse Practitioner from Loyola University. She received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Old Dominion University. She joins the office with a background in Family Practice, Palliative and Hospice care. Her main focus is to create a collaborative approach with her patients, while focusing on preventative medicine.
Amanda is a native of Virginia Beach, VA and has resided in Jacksonville since 2021. She has four adult children and one granddaughter. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and pets.
Maggie Chen, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC
A resident of Clay County since 1976, Dr. Butler attended Montclair Elementary, Lakeside JHS, and Orange Park HS. She graduated in 1998 from University of Florida, with honors in Neuroscience and Nutrition. After graduating from St. George's University School of Medicine in 2004, Dr. Butler completed residency at Jacksonville's St. Vincent's Family Medicine Residency Program and is Board Certified in Family Medicine.
As founder of Family First Primary Care, P.A. (est 2007), Dr. Butler was featured in the May 2013 issue of Florida Doctor "Mom's in Medicine." She proudly balances her time between medicine and family life as a wife and mother of two children. Dr. Butler attributes all achievements to her loving husband, parents, sisters and in-laws.
Bridgette Bowles, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC
Allison Dasta Butler, M.D.
Family First Primary Care & Pediatrics
Bridgette is an AANP Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner who received her Master of Science Degree in Nursing through United States University. She received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree through the College at Brockport. She started her nursing career in Neurology in the step down unit. She then transitioned to the ER where she was able to gain experience in acute care. Her goal for her patients is to provide holistic care with a focus on education,
Bridgette has recently moved to Jacksonville from Virginia Beach and is excited to call this home. On the weekend, she enjoys spending time with her fiance and friends. She also finds time to enjoy her hobbies of cooking and staying active through exercise.