Leslee Chavez, APRN - CNP, AACC is a Family Nurse Practitioner certified with ANCC. Her medical education includes a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing, with a minor in psychology, at Union College, Lincoln NE; Master of Science degree, with certification as a family nurse practitioner with an emphasis in speciality cardiology, nationally certified through the ANCC, Loma Linda University, Loma Linda CA.
Leslee has been married for 28 years and has 2 boys. She has a family dog (Newfoundland) named Clark.
Her hobbies include gardening, enjoying the outdoors, spending time with family, and traveling.
SCOPE OF SERVICE
PHILOSOPHY OF CARE
Leslee is passionate about serving within a team and meeting the needs of our community. She enjoys building relationships with patients, and striving to promote health and prevention. "Every patient deserves dedicated time with their professional care team to understand and meet their individual needs."
YEARS OF EXPERIENCE
Leslee has 23 years of cardiology experience as a nurse practitioner.
Family Nurse Practitioner, certified with ANCC
APP-executives, OAAPN, American College of Cardiology
1996 - Loma Linda University, Loma Linda CA
1990 - Union College, Lincoln NE
What is a Certified Nurse Practitioner?
A certified nurse practitioner is a licensed provider that has completed a master's or doctoral degree program and has advanced clinical training. They work in collaboration with physicians to diagnose and treat health conditions. Like physicians, they can make referrals, provide physical exams, order and interpret tests, and prescribe medications.