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Ruth Youssefi, APRN-CNP

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

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Ruthie is a pediatric nurse practitioner at Akron Children’s Hospital. She’s been practicing as a provider since 2008 and with Akron Children’s since 2001. She earned her bachelor’s and master’s degree from The University of Akron in Akron, Ohio and is a graduate of the Registered Nurse First Assistant program at Rush University in Chicago, Ill. Ruthie has a special interest in pediatric urology, including spina bifida and neurogenic bladder. She is certified by the Pediatric Nursing Certification Board and is a member of Pediatric Urology Nurses and Specialists and the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners. 

Urology
Graduate School:
University of Akron, Akron, OH
Board Certifications:
Pediatric Nursing Certification Board
Associations:
  • Pediatric Urology Nurse Specialists
  • National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners
Clinical Interests:
Spina bifida, vesicoureteral reflux
Special Interests:
Pediatric urology, including spina bifida and neurogenic bladder

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