Sarah A. Martin, MS, RN, CPNP, AC/PC, CCRN

Advanced Practice Nurse/Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, General Pediatric Surgery

Special Interests

Children (pre- and post-operative) for all general surgery procedures, infants with congenital gastrointestinal defects and trauma victims​

Biographical Information

Professional Organizations

American Association of Critical Care Nurses, National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners

Nursing School

Master of Science, Pediatric Nursing, Northwestern University, 1988; Bachelor of Science, Nursing, University of Rochester, 1984,

Additional Information

Sarah Martin is an advanced practice nurse specializing in the treatment and care of hospitalized children undergoing general surgery procedures and patients with traumatic injuries.

She received her master’s in nursing degree from Northwestern University and post-master’s training as pediatric critical care nurse practitioner and primary care pediatric nurse practitioner from Rush University in Chicago.

In addition to her clinical roles, Ms. Martin co-chairs the Publications Committee at the Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago and acts as the associate editor of the Journal of Pediatric Health Care.

She is a member of the American Association of Critical Care Nurses and of the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners.


  • Gastrostomy tube care
  • Chest tube care and removal
  • Surgical drain removal
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