Novant Health providers bring to their jobs their medical expertise – and their personal passions. This is the seventh in a series of stories showing how personal blends with professional to improve the lives of patients.

Note: The following video features a reenactment and is not intended to reflect a patient receiving actual care.

Seth Nanaa came to nursing later in life. As a registered nurse on the medical surgery floor at Novant Health Huntersville Medical Center , Nanaa likes impacting patients’ lives, making a connection and helping them heal. His journey to medicine took a long detour by way of the world of music, a passion that he still pursues. This is his story.