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Emily R. Simmons, APRN-NP, CPNP-PC

Emily R. Simmons, APRN-NP, CPNP-PC

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Pulmonary Medicine; Clinical Director, High Risk Asthma Clinic; Clinical Director, Mobile Asthma Clinic

Language: English


Emily began her career in 2005 providing care to medically complex children. She is dedicated to helping families identify a cause for their child's respiratory problems. She has a passion for severe asthma, and those patients who have required overnight stays in the hospital for asthma. Emily and her team offer children with severe asthma a clinic focused only on severe asthma. Even though her main focus is asthma, she helps families identify why their child has respiratory problems.

Clinical Interests: Severe asthma, asthma, chronic cough, aspiration, dysphagia

Education & Training

Education: Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, 2005; Oral Roberts University, Tulsa, OK, 2003

Board Certifications: Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

Professional Organizations: American Thoracic Society; National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners; American Association of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology; Pediatric Nursing Certification Board; American Lung Association

Call for Insurance information: 1.800.543.7362