Katherine Fitzgerald is a South Florida Native. She received both her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Nursing from Barry University. Katherine began her professional career as a Registered Nurse, at Baptist Hospital, gaining clinical experience, in a medical/surgical unit, while finishing her Master’s degree.
After three years of bedside nursing, she embarked on her twenty-year journey as a Nurse Practitioner, focusing on women’s health, beginning in Gynecologic Oncology at Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, for seven years. The knowledge, compassion, and drive that started and blossomed in the oncology setting is what has made her into the Nurse Practitioner she is today, and she has continued to be passionate about the care of women in the outpatient Gynecologic setting for the last thirteen years.
She is a board-certified family nurse practitioner, by the American Nurses Credentialing Center, and a member of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. In her off time, Katherine enjoys the outdoors, staying active, and spending time with family and friends.