Kelly Finkbeiner, APN, NP, MSN, CPNP-PC, AC/PC

Pediatric nurse practitioner, Pediatric Surgery (general)

Special Interests

​Chest tube care and removal, Gastrostomy tube care, Surgical drain removal, Central line removal, Dressing changes 

Biographical Information

Professional Organizations

Metropolitan Chicago Healthcare Council, American Pediatric Surgical Nurses Association

Nursing School

Master of Science, Nursing, Loyola University, 2002; Bachelor of Science, Nursing, Saginaw Valley State University, 1998,


Board certified in: Pediatric Nursing Certification Board, Advanced Practice Nurse, Trauma Nursing Care

Additional Information

​Kelly Finkbeiner is an advanced practice nurse specializing in the treatment and care of children undergoing surgery for a variety of acute and chronic conditions. 

She provides patient care to the inpatient surgical service and nursing care coordination for pediatric trauma patients.

She received her bachelor’s degree in nursing from Saginaw Valley University and her master’s of science in nursing degree from the Loyola University Chicago. 

Kelly serves as the team leader of the inpatient pediatric surgery APN’s at the Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago. She serves as a member of the American Pediatric Surgical Nurses Association (APSNA). She is also a member of the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners.