Dr. Carol Lewallen is the founder and owner of Spencer Convenient Healthcare. She works full time with her Doctor of Nursing Practice in our Spencer location. She has been involved in nursing for 30 years. Carol has been working as a Family Nurse Pracitioner for over 5 years. She received her undergraduate and Master’s program in Nursing from Briar Cliff University in Sioux City, and her Doctoral Degree at South Dakota State University. Carol's previous experience is primarily hospital based in the areas of OR, Same Day Surgery, Post-Anesthesia Recovery and Med-surg. She has been a Clinical Resource Coordinator and Director of Surgical Services in NW Iowa. Growing up in Cherokee she has kept close to home and loves Spencer area. She is married to John. John and Carol share 5 children Neil, Chris, Luke, Emily and Mathias. They attend Sacred Heart Parish in Spencer and are active in the community with a special love for soccer, swimming, archery.