About This ProviderPrint
Why did you become a provider?
I love working with pediatric patients and their families. There is so much potential in the lives of each child or adolescent. I enjoy the opportunity to provide guidance to the patient and their family for the current and future health needs. So much of pediatrics is education and preventative medicine.
What qualities best describe the care you provide to your patients?
Compassionate, good listener, and I am a kid at heart. I have years of pediatric health care experience and knowledge. I have been honored to have worked alongside some of the best caregivers in pediatrics and have benefited from their knowledge as well.
Being a healthcare provider, what drives/motivates you each day?
I strive to help patients become the best they can be and to care for the whole person, not just their illness. I love the educational and preventative part of health care.
What is the most important message you would like to share with your patients? What would you like your patients to know about you?
I would like my patients and their families to know that I care about them and want to provide the best care partnering with them for their physical, mental, and emotional health.
Areas of Interest
Adolescents, Child Abuse and Neglect, Family Medicine
Allen College - Waterloo, IA
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, American Nurses Credentialing Center