Originally from Pittsfield, Massachusetts, Stephanie earned her Bachelor of Science in nursing from SUNY Canton. She proceeded to receive her Master of Science, family nurse practitioner from the Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences. Stephanie is a member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. She treats patients five years and older at CapitalCare Neurology in Niskayuna, NY.
Stephanie has had a varied career in healthcare. She began working as a physical therapist assistant and completed her massage therapy training at Berkshire Community College. When Stephanie moved to the Capital Region, she began working in health insurance but desired a more nurturing role, which led her to start her nursing education.
Now, Stephanie has over 15 years of experience working as an RN in trauma centers on surgical units and in neurosurgical step-down units, emergency rooms, recovery rooms, and as a travel nurse throughout the Northeast. Stephanie loves getting to know her patients and working with them to create a realistic plan. As an advanced practitioner, Stephanie brings her empathetic, caring, and compassionate nursing side to the provider role. She believes that a nurturing patient-provider relationship is the foundation for self-discovery, empowerment, and wellness. She has a specific interest in pain conditions such as headaches and nerve pain.
Stephanie enjoys hiking, family bike rides, camping, and the occasional round of golf in her spare time.