Board Certification

  • Nurse Practitioner


Graduate School

Howard University School of Nursing
Master of Science in Nursing
Washington DC

Undergraduate School

Howard University
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Washington DC

Professional Assocaition

American Academy of Nurse Practitioners


Dawn Buckmire, CRNP is a Maryland licensed Certified Nurse Practitioner. She graduated with a Master of Science from Howard University School of Nursing, Washington DC, in 1997.

Ms. Buckmire joined the team at Newbridge Spine & Pain Center in Southern Maryland following 11 years as a Registered Nurse Case Manager at an assisted living center in Huntington, MD. Prior to this Dawn practiced as a Family Nurse Practitioner for many years.

In addition to her experience managing acute and chronic illnesses, Ms. Buckmire has years of experience in medication administration teaching ensuring patients understand their medications and medical care.

Recognized for her exemplary patient care and skill, Ms. Buckmire was awarded “Nurse of the Year” by Georgetown University Hospital, Department of Anesthesia, in both 2002 and again in 2005.

As an active member of her community, when she is not seeing patients, Ms. Buckmire serves as the President of the Calvert Senior Health Foundation a non-profit organization helping underprivileged seniors in Calvert and the surrounding counties.