Kym Cannizzaro, Adult Nurse Practitioner

Kym Cannizzaro, Adult Nurse PractitionerMy philosophy is that every patient is unique and a “complete patient approach” is necessary when treating pain. Addressing the whole patient, not just the pain, by looking at mood, sleep pattern, function with activities of daily living and quality of life and incorporating a multidisciplinary approach to pain management is critical for the best outcome.

Kym has practiced as a RN for 17 years in various acute and critical care settings. She received her Bachelors of Science degree in Nursing at Damen College. Kym received a Master’s of Science in Nursing, Adult Gerontologic Primary Care Nurse Practitioner Program at Damen College. She completed her thesis on Pain Management which was researched extensively for three years.

Kym is an active member of: Nurse Practitioner Association, American Nurses Association, Sigma Theta Tau Nursing Honor Society.  She lives locally with her husband and three children.