Suzanne Riego, Nurse Practitioner, provides our patients with high quality prenatal and gynecologic care: initial and routine OB visits, annual well-woman medicine exams, birth control counseling, and minor gynecologic problems. Suzanne has been a member of the team at Women’s Health Care in San Diego since 2008. She is a graduate of the University of San Diego’s Master of Science in Nursing program, and has previously worked as a high-risk obstetrics nurse at Sharp Mary Birch Hospital for Women.
|Credentials:||Family Nurse Practitioner – Board Certified
American Nurses Credentialing Center
|RN:||University of San Diego|
|MSN:||University of San Diego|
|*What is a Nurse Practitioner?Nurse Practitioners (NPs) are advanced practice nurses with graduate education and clinical training beyond their RN (Registered Nurse) degree. NPs are qualified to diagnose and treat health problems; they also focus on health promotion, disease prevention, health education and counseling.|