Emily R. Simmons, APRN-NP, CPNP-PC
Emily R. Simmons, APRN-NP, CPNP-PCPediatric Nurse Practitioner, Pulmonary Medicine; Clinical Director, High Risk Asthma Clinic; Clinical Director, Mobile Asthma Clinic
1.800.543.7362 (1.800.KIDS DOC)
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.
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