Vanessa Alvarez, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC
Vanessa is devoted to providing medical care to the underserved population. She found her calling for community health while doing clinical rotations at Lawndale Christian Health Center and Sahara Medical Center. From Vanessa’s 8 years of clinical nursing experience she found her passion for helping patients make informed healthcare decisions, her interest in reproductive health, STI prevention, and counseling as well as management of Type 2 Diabetes emphasizing lifestyle changes and nutrition counseling.
Previously Vanessa was Nurse Clinician at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Infusion Center in Chicago, and Registered Nurse at Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood.
When Vanessa is not at work, she enjoys Pilates, reading, traveling, live music and spending quality time with her family and friends.