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About Virginia Advanced Medical 


Dr. Brian Crenshaw, MD

Supervising Physician

Dr. Brian Crenshaw graduated from Louisiana State University in 2003 with a B.S. degree in Biological Sciences and in 2005 with a M.S. degree in Toxicology. In 2010, he earned a Doctor of Medicine degree from the LSU Health Science Center before preforming his 4-year residency in anesthesiology at the University of Texas Health Sciences Center. A member of the American Society of Anesthesiologists, and the Louisiana Society of Anesthesiologists, Dr. Crenshaw stays on top of medical discoveries and demonstrates an immense passion for his patients and their well-being. In his spare time. Dr. Crenshaw enjoys spending time with his wife and five children.


Nicole Noble 

Head Nurse Practitioner 

Nicole is from Northeastern Ohio. She attended Youngstown State University where she graduated with a Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing. She furthered her education with a Master’s of Science in Nursing as an Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner and is certified through the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Prior to completing her master’s degree, Nicole worked in various settings as a registered nurse including Sentara Heart Hospital, Sentara Norfolk General intensive care unit and Chesapeake Regional cardiac cauterization lab.

Nicole moved to the Hampton Roads area in 2012 with her husband who is serving his country in the United States Navy. In her free time she enjoys working out, cooking, traveling and spending time with her husband and two children.


Tracy Arauza

Nurse Practitioner 

Tracy is a native of California recently relocating to Virginia. She loves nursing and has a passion for alternative medication and rehabilitation programs. Tracy loves fall, going to church, reading, watching movies and spending time with her family. Tracy is an avid ocean lover.



Front Office Manager

Candice is a native of Southeastern Virginia where she currently resides with her husband and children. Candice has over a decade of excellent customer service, information technology, management and medical experience including but not limited to insurance, pharmacy and nursing care. She is an avid learner and takes great pride in staying abreast of the latest in Science and Technology. In her spare-time she enjoys reading, attending arts and entertainment events, nature, shopping and cheering on her Green Bay Packers.



Medical Triage Assistant 

Growing up in Whitehall, Pennsylvania, Kaytlyn has always wanted to work in the healthcare industry. As the wife of a U.S. Navy Sailor, she moved to Chesapeake, Virginia in 2019 and became a mother to a beautiful daughter shortly after. She has her sights set on a bachelor’s degree within the field, which will enable her to further her career and provide quality medical care to the community. She can be described as ambitious, caring and customer service oriented, all of which are reflected in her work ethic. She enjoys spending her spare time around her family and friends.



Scheduling Coordinator 

Destiny in addition to loving llamas and all things purple is native of Virginia, where she currently resides. In her spare time, she enjoys studying, listening to music and hiking. Destiny is currently on track to obtain her degree as a Registered Nurse with aspirations of becoming a Nurse Practitioner thereafter. 


Tyianna "Ty"

Medical Assistant

Born and raised in Norfolk, Virginia with a big family of 6 sisters and 6 brothers. Ty has always loved to help others since she was young. Her long term goal in life is to be a Pediatrician. She earned her nursing assistant certificate in 2018 and has worked as a home aide nurse for a couple of months. She then pursued her medical assistant certificate at Centura College in 2020. In her free time Ty enjoys reading and spending time with family and friends.



Medical Assistant

Tiffany was born and raised in Chesapeake, Virginia where she currently resides with her two talented and energetic daughters. She has a strong passion for helping others and the medical career path. She is a proud graduate of  Everest College earning a certification in Medical Assisting. She enjoys spending quality time with her family, reading, shopping and taking trips. Tiffany aspires to enroll in an accredited Nursing program in the near future to complete requirements to become a Registered Nurse. 

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