Heidi Poore, APRN
Partner & Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

Heidi Poore is a board-certified Family Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. Heidi received her Bachelors in Arts from Cumberland University in 2004. In 2006, Heidi completed a Master’s of Science in Recreation and Sports Management with a concentration in Therapeutic Recreation.  She earned her Master’s in Nursing from Vanderbilt University in 2012.


Heidi has experience treating mental health issues across the lifespan. She has worked in various settings including a residential treatment center, skilled nursing facilities, and a community mental health center. Heidi is one of the partner/owners of Knoxville Family Psychiatry. Heidi's collaborating physician is John Kupfner, MD.

On a personal note, Heidi is an East Tennessee native who enjoys her active life and adores spending time with all of her nieces and nephews. Heidi also volunteers with the high school youth at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church.


Heidi is eager to provide holistic care to all people and strives to assist everyone in realizing and achieving their overall potential.