"You haven't had health care til you've had Romancare"
9600 Dexter (Between Chicago & Longfellow)
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Brief Bio for Dr. Angela L. Roman,DNP.FNP-BC
Dr Angela L Roman is a Board Certified Family Practice Nurse Practitioner. She is also known in the community as Dr. Nurse Angee. After completing her Associate (Ferris State) and BS degrees in Mortuary Science (Wayne State, 1993), she decided that her calling was the same has her mom, who is also a Registered Nurse and a fierce community advocate. She then returned to school at Wayne County Community College’s RN Associate of Applied Science program, graduated in 1997 and began her nursing career. She has worked in most major Detroit Health Systems including Henry Ford, St. John, Botsford, to name a few. It was her experience as a ER/Trauma RN at St. John Northeast that sparked her desires to make an impact on her community and the type of care she felt should be provided in primary care.
In 2004 she completed her Advanced Practice Nursing Education as a Family Practice Nurse Practitioner (Michigan State University) and obtained a Masters Degree in Nursing. After 10 years of Practice as a Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner (2014), she returned to Michigan State University and completed a Doctorate of Nursing Practice (2019).
While enrolled in the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program at MSU in 2014. Dr. Roman fiercely fought for her life and won 2 different battles (2015 & 2019) with breast cancer. She completed several treatments including chemotherapy, radiation, multiple surgeries. In spite of this, she managed to complete her DNP degree while raising her son and managing her family practice clinic.
Dr. Roman founded “PinkDale” a faith based Breast Cancer Awareness program that brings creative breast cancer awareness and education for Rosedale Park Baptist Church’s members and the community at large every October during Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
Dr. Roman is a trained Faith Community Nurse Practitioner and Parish Nurse. She is a 17 year member and the health ministry leader at Rosedale Park Baptist Church in (Brightmoor) Detroit, MI where she tirelessly brings a variety of health education and training for congregants and the low income community surrounded by the church.
She is the CEO of Romancare Health Services, located on Dexter Ave in the Pleasant Heights community district of Detroit (District 5), where she provides evidence disease prevention, health promotion and evidenced based care primary care for patients who have multiple chronic health conditions, including substance abuse disorders and chronic pain. She
She enjoys volunteering for the local and national American Heart Association, NAACP, and her son’s Parent Teacher Association (PTA). She is a trained National Diabetes Prevention Coach and also facilitates a Diabetes Prevention Program at her clinic. Dr. Nurse Angee provides other types of community health education and screenings across the Metro Detroit area in topics such as breast cancer awareness, overdose education, hypertension, Hands Only CPR, diabetes management, etc.
Dr. Roman finds relaxation by traveling locally and abroad, visiting beaches all over the world. She enjoys a variety of music genres, ethinic foods and loves spending time with her son. Her favorite pastime is watching football, especially her Detroit Lions.