Nicole is a Nurse Practitioner certified through the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP). Nicole has been working in the medical field, starting as a Certified Nurse’s Assistant, since the age of 18. Nicole earned her Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing in 2008 from Northern Illinois University (NIU) and took her first position as a Registered Nurse (RN) in the Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit. Two years after becoming a Nurse, Nicole decided to further her education by becoming a Nurse Practitioner. While continuing to work as an RN, Nicole graduated with her Master’s of Science in Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner, from NIU in 2013 and started working as an independent Nurse Practitioner at Walgreen’s Healthcare Clinic in her home state of Illinois. Nicole moved to Florida in 2014. She has extensive background in Ear, Nose, and Throat as a Nurse Practitioner as well as Urgent Care experience. In her free time, Nicole loves to be outdoors boating, running, surfing, paddle-boarding, and enjoying the Florida lifestyle with her husband and two children.