Shelly LaFrance, FNP-MN

Family Nurse Practitioner

Shelly LaFrance, FNP-MN holds a Masters in Nursing from Washington State University. Her certifications include:

  • Family Nurse Practitioner-ANCC Board Certified

  • Certified Laser Professional

  • Master Injector

  • Bella Diamond Injector (Bellafill’s Top 1% of Injectors in the USA)

  • Functional Medicine Specialist

  • Certified BioTE Provider (Bioidentical Hormone Replacement)


Shelly started her medical career working in a nursing home setting, however, spent much of her career working in the ER. This experience as an RN exposed her to almost every imaginable health situation. Upon receiving her Masters in Nursing she spent a few additional years in the ER. Believing that so many treatments standard in Western Medicine actually caused patients to get sicker, she started her own practice collaborating with a Chinese Herbalist/Acupuncturist. This began her life-long passion of finding the root cause of her patients ailments rather than treating symptoms.

Over the past decade, Shelly has focused her advanced studies on Functional Medicine and Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapies to help her patients restore their natural vitality. She collaborates with her patients and together they find treatment plans and options best-suited for each individual. For men and women alike, exact match hormone replacement can help  turn back the hands of time and restore wellness.

Shelly believes in patient-centric care that is respectful and responsive to an individual’s needs. Using therapeutic partnership, patients are empowered to take control of their own health and healing thereby optimizing a patient’s ability to make lifestyle changes for life-long well-being. Armed with an arsenal of experience, advanced 21st Century diagnostic testing tools, supplements and other modalities, she can help you find your way to your best health.

You can expect:

  • Proactive, predictive, personalized care

  • Support for the unique expression of health and vitality for each individual

  • Focus on biochemical individuality – respecting and considering external and internal factors

  • An expanded health span, in addition to, life span

  • Patient-centered rather than disease-centered care

  • Integrative care, merging best practices that focus on and support prevention

  • Utilization of the latest research, laboratory tests, and prescribed combinations of drugs and/or botanical medicines, supplements, therapeutic diets, detoxification programs, or stress-management techniques

The best way to get to know Shelly is through the testimonials of her patients over the years. Please take a moment and look through what they have to say and give our office a call at 360.326.3171 to set up an appointment today.