Michelle W. Otto

Michelle W. Otto, ANP, MSN, RN

Division:
Hematology/Oncology
Department:
Medicine
540.829.4352
Primary Location:
Fax:
540.829.4260

Expertise

AHP Certification:
Adult Nurse Practitioner
Clinical Practice:
Anal Cancer, Aplastic anemia, Bile Duct Cancer, Bladder Cancer, Breast Cancer in Men, Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia, Colon Cancer, Esophageal Cancer, Ewing's sarcoma, Gallbladder Cancer, Kidney Cancer Treatment, Voice Box Cancer, Liver Cancer, Lung Cancer, Melanoma, Malignant Mesothelioma, Pancreatic Cancer, Prostate Cancer Treatment, Skin Cancer, Stomach Cancer, Testicular Cancer, Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal), Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia, Immune Thrombocytopenia Purpura (ITP), Multiple Myeloma, Myelodysplastic Syndromes (MDS), Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer, Polycythemia vera, Sickle Cell Disease, Thalassemia, Tongue Cancer, Von Willebrand Disease, Acute Myelogenous Leukemia, Breast Cancer Care, Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT), Leukemia, Brachytherapy, Immunotherapy (Biological Therapy), Small Cell Lung Cancer, Nasal and Sinus Cancer, Oral Cancer, Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor, Salivary Gland Cancer, Small Intestine Cancer, Lymphoma, Sarcoma (Soft Tissue Tumors), Gastrointestinal Cancer, Head & Neck Cancer, Superficial Thrombophlebitis, CMML Leukemia, Hemophilia Treatment, Lower Throat Cancer, Vascular Disease Care, Thymus Cancers, Blood Cancers & Disorders, Waldenstrom Macroglobulinemia, Breast Cancer Treatment

About

Biography

Michelle Washburn Otto was born at Ft. Bragg, North Carolina. She grew up as an Army brat, moving frequently during her childhood. She has lived in and visited a number of different states across the country and such exotic places as Hong Kong, Thailand, and Okinawa, Japan. Mrs. Otto graduated from North Carolina State University with a bachelor of science in zoology, and then earned a second bachelor of science in nursing from East Carolina University. After working as a staff nurse and a case manager in medical oncology, she returned to East Carolina University and earned a master’s degree in nursing in 2009.

As a certified adult nurse practitioner, Mrs. Otto worked in hematology/oncology at Womack Army Medical Center in Ft. Bragg, North Carolina. In 2014, she moved to Culpeper to be closer to extended family, and started her career with UVA at UVA Cancer Center Culpeper. She is honored to care for her patients and their families at the cancer center.

Mrs. Otto is married and has two daughters and a dog. Her husband, John, works for the transportation department a Culpeper County Schools. She enjoys traveling, cooking, reading, shopping and spending time with family. Michelle is active with the Virginia Council of Nurse Practitioners in a leadership role as the Secretary of the Piedmont Region. She volunteers with the Culpeper Free Clinic, Pamper Me Pink, Culpeper Renaissance, and Saint Joseph Table Food Pantry. 

Education

Primary:
East Carolina University, 2009