Doris Russell, NNP

Doris Russell, ARNP is a board-certified Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP) at UnityPoint Health Finley Hospital in Dubuque. Russell’s specialty is in Neonatology and she spends her time in Finley’s Family Birthing Suites working with newborns in the Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) and newborn nursery. Russell has a degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine.

After working for years as a staff nurse and neonatal transport and flight nurse, Russell felt the calling to pursue the Neonatal Nurse Practitioner certification. Outside of work, Russell spends her free time with her daughters, friends and bowling.

Is my baby's head ok?

November 18, 2015

Some of the most frequent comments parents make after seeing their newborn baby are: "Is my baby's head ok?" "Will it always look like this?" "Do we need to buy a lot of hats?