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Debora Nugent, APRN, CNP

General Internal Medicine


Commitment to Patient-Centered Care

"I believe my role is to advocate for and empower patients in achieving optimal health. I partner with patients in making decisions regarding their health and wellness."

Clinical Expertise

Debora has been a registered nurse since 1985. She has experience as an inpatient nurse and a public health nurse. In 1999 she completed her Master's Degree in Nursing at the University of Minnesota as a Family Nurse Practitioner. Since that time she has been providing care to underserved populations in community, home and outpatient clinic settings.

Credibility

  • Board Certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner by the American Nurses Credentialing Center

Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
  • Minnesota Nurse Practitioners
  • Minnesota Advanced Practice Registered Nurses Coalition
  • American Nurses Association

Personal

"I enjoy spending time in nature; I love taking walks and hiking whenever I can. I am an avid animal lover and work with an animal rescue organization. I also enjoy experimenting with new recipes and reading."