Vanessa is originally from Miami, Fl. She received her undergraduate education at Nova Southeastern University, where she graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. After completing her bachelor’s degree, she worked as a Registered Nurse in a hospital on both a Medical-Surgical floor and in the Emergency Department. She went on to pursue her master’s degree as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse at the University of Miami. She is board certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) and is a member of Sigma Theta Tau, the International Honor Society of Nursing.
As a Nurse Practitioner, she has worked in a walk-in clinic at a primary care office, focusing her care on the geriatric population and at an Urgent Care where she cared for various ages. Her focus as a provider is to build a trusting relationship with her patients and provide excellent patient care. She is fluent in Spanish.
In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She also enjoys riding bicycles, exploring new places, and taking her dog to the dog park.