Sandra M. Weszelits, APRN-NP, CPNP, MSN, RN

Sandra M. Weszelits, APRN-NP, CPNP, MSN, RN

Advanced Practice Nurse, Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Pediatric General Surgery

Language: English

Appointments & Referrals

1.800.543.7362 (1.800.KIDS DOC)

About Me

​Sandra Weszelits is a pediatric nurse practitioner who has nearly 30 years of bedside experience in the care and treatment of critically ill children.

Her current practice focuses on pediatric surgery patients and children with chronic-care needs, with particular emphasis on children with gastrostomy tubes.

She is an active educator and mentor of nursing students, hospital practice nurses and school nurses.

Ms. Weszelits holds an adjunct faculty appointment at Loyola University and Saint Xavier University.

Ms. Weszelits holds a master’s degree as a clinical nurse specialist and a post-master’s certificate as a pediatric nurse practitioner from Loyola University in Chicago.

She is an active member of Metropolitan Chicago Healthcare Council and the American Pediatric Surgical Nurses Association.

Clinical Interests: Pediatric surgical care; feeding access - gastrostomy and jejunostomy tubes, cecostomy and appendicostomy tubes; simple wound care

Education & Training

Education: Post Graduate Primary Care Nurse Practitioner Program, Loyola University, 1998; Pediatric Critical Care Clinical Nurse Specialist Program, Loyola University, 1992; Saint Xavier University, 1987

Board Certifications: Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

Professional Organizations: American Pediatric Surgical Nurses Association; Metropolitan Chicago Healthcare Council; National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners

Call for Insurance information: 1.800.543.7362