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Linda Michelle Rakes
Cone Health Medical Group

Linda Michelle Rakes, NP

Specialties and/or Subspecialties

  • Family Medicine,
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Family Practice
Patient Rating
4.47/5 (Based on 94 Reviews)
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Michelle Rakes, MS, FNP-C, is a board-certified family nurse practitioner. Experienced in emergency and critical care settings, she specializes in family medicine.

She believes in helping patients reach their health care goals by encouraging healthy lifestyle changes suitable to their needs. Also, she involves patients and their family members in care and treatment plans to encourage better outcomes. Finally, she is mindful of concerns when devising treatment plans.

In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with family and friends. Also, she enjoys spending time on the lake, wakeboarding, snow skiing, snowboarding and camping.

“I believe it’s important to listen to patient and family members’ concerns while developing an evidence-based treatment plan.” – Michelle Rakes, MS, FNP-C



Graduate School

The George Washington University, MS, Nursing


The George Washington University, BS, Nursing
Patrick Henry Community College, AAS, Nursing

Board Certifications

  • The American Association of Nurse Practitioners


Provider Review Comments

October 19, 2020
Very good.
October 01, 2020
During this visit my provider had a Nurse Practitioner student and she was very thorough during my visit. She listened to my concerns and made sure to have my provider come in and follow up with me. I was very impressed overall with the care I received during this visit.
August 26, 2020
She was very good.
August 26, 2020
I liked Ms. Rakes so well, I asked to be changed so that I could start seeing her because I felt she really listened to me and made sure I was satisfied with my treatment.
August 16, 2020
very good could not ask for better care
August 14, 2020
everything went well
August 13, 2020
Provider was very attentive and friendly. Paid attention to patient.
August 12, 2020
trusted her and she made me feel comfortable
August 10, 2020
Michelle Rakes has been amazing! She is always very thorough & very attentive to my concerns. She is always quick about answering any questions i have about my health.
August 05, 2020
very good
July 30, 2020
Really good first visit.
July 30, 2020
First visit this year due to covid. First visit with Michelle Rakes, and very pleased with this visit, she was very upbeat, and concerned about my care.
July 21, 2020
July 12, 2020
July 10, 2020
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