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

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

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Pediatric Surgery (General)



Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago

225 E. Chicago Ave.
Chicago, Illinois 60611

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​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. 

Clinical Interests

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


Education & Training

Education: Master of Science, Nursing, Loyola University, 2002

Board Certifications: Pediatric Nursing Certification Board, Advanced Practice Nurse, Trauma Nursing Care

Professional Organizations: American Pediatric Surgical Nurses Association, Metropolitan Chicago Healthcare Council