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Julie Baburek, ARNP, FNP-C, MSN

  • Family Medicine
  • Urgent Care

UnityPoint Provider

  • Hospital Affiliations:
    • St. Luke's Hospital
  • Gender: Female

About Julie Baburek, ARNP, FNP-C, MSN

Graduate Education
  • Allen College: MSN, ARNP - Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Undergraduate Education
    • Mount Mercy University: BSN - Nursing
Focus Areas
  • Family Medicine
  • Urgent Care


Why did you become a provider? I began my career as a nurse, caring for patients in St. Luke's Emergency Department. I enjoyed learning and wanted to continue my education to be able to practice at a higher level.

As a provider, what is your medical philosophy? To provide quality, evidence-based care in a compassionate manner.

What type of care/clinical interests are you most passionate about? Family medicine and urgent care.

Why did you choose your specialty? I chose to become a family nurse practitioner because I enjoy caring for patients of all ages. 

What qualities best describe the care you provide your patients? I am empathetic and provide high-quality care to everyone I see.

Being a healthcare provider, what drives/motivates you each day? The best part of my day is meeting new people. As a healthcare provider, I'm able to make a positive impact on patients' lives.

What is the most important thing people should know about you and your practice? I am approachable, advocate for my patients and provide evidence-based care.

Personal interests: I enjoy spending time with my family, as well as hiking, reading, gardening and being outside as much as possible.

Family medicine and urgent care for pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patients.