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Alyssa Verheyen, ARNP

  • Family Medicine

Accepting New Patients

UnityPoint Provider

  • Hospital Affiliations:
    • St. Luke's Hospital
  • Gender: Female
  • Languages Spoken:
    • English

About Alyssa Verheyen, ARNP

Medical School
  • Southern Illinois University Edwardsville: ARNP - Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Undergraduate Education
    • Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Focus Areas
  • Family Medicine


Why did you become a healthcare provider? I became a healthcare provider because I want to help people feel better. I want to be someone patients trust and seek advice from when it comes to their health. I also enjoy solving problems and finding answers for people.

As a provider, what is your medical philosophy? Treating my patients how I would like my family to be treated.

What type of care/clinical interests are you most passionate about? Patient education and chronic conditions.

Why did you choose your specialty? I enjoy the daily variety that family medicine offers. It allows me to build relationships and provide care throughout a person's lifespan.

What qualities best describe the care you provide your patients? Empathic, comfortable and collaborative.

Being a healthcare provider, what drives/motivates you each day? I am motivated by positive patient outcomes, building relationships and helping patients take control of their health.

What is the most important thing patients should know about you and your practice? I am energetic and easy to talk to. I invest in my patients and build long-term relationships. I will help and encourage you to take control of your health and outcomes.

Personal Interests: I enjoy spending time with my family, attending sporting events and volunteering.

Clinical Interest Areas: Diabetes, musculoskeletal, GI concerns, dermatology

Procedures: Suturing, Punch Biopsy, Foreign Body Removal