Stephanie is a native to Southern Illinois. She began her nursing career at Memorial Hospital of Carbondale, working in Labor & Delivery, Mother/Baby and Special Care Nursery. Stephanie then worked in the Level III NICU at St. Louis Children’s Hospital. After returning to her hometown, she came back to Memorial Hospital of Carbondale and worked in the Operating Room. The past 4 years she has worked at the Southern Illinois Orthopedic Center in the Operating Room.
She has completed her Master’s of Science in Nursing with a specialization as a Family Nursing Practitioner at Chamberlain College of Nursing in 2019 and is a member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners.
I look forward to working with those patients that have struggled with obesity by optimizing their health both before and after bariatric surgery.