Yvonne V. Cruz, RN

Yvonne V. Cruz is a board certified nurse practitioner specializing in Adult Health. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing in the Philippines at the University of Santo Tomas and graduated from Columbia University in 1997 for her Master’s Degree in Nursing and clinical training program. Her work experience started as a trauma nurse and upon completion of her NP program, she began her practice initially as a primary care provider at the Mount Sinai St. Luke’s Primary Care Internal Medicine clinic. Yvonne now works closely with the thoracic surgery team and other health care professionals in the pre and post operative care of thoracic patients. In addition, she provides counseling and education to patients and families and prepares them for safe discharge.