Advanced Practice Providers

Carrie L. Adkisson, APRN, CNP
Nurse Practitioner

College Education:

  • Lakeview College of Nursing—Bachelors of Science in Nursing, 1999

Certifications:

  • Planned Parenthood of Wisconsin—Certified Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner, 1994

Medical Interests:

  • Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner
Katherine Blesch, MS, PAC
Physician Assistant

College Education:

  • University of Nebraska – Master of Science
  • Ohio State University – Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Amanda Christ, APRN, CNP
Nurse Practitioner

College Education:

  • Minnesota State University, Mankato, MN – Master of Science in Nursing, 2012
  • Minnesota State University, Mankato, MN – Bachelor of Science in Nursing, 2004

Certifications:

  • Family Nurse Practitioner
  • American Association of Nurse Practitioners

Medical Interests:

Family resilience theory, women’s health, urgent care topics

Interests/Hobbies:

I enjoy Pilates and running when I am not chasing my two small children. We love attending a variety of Illini sporting events. Since my husband coaches baseball here at the University of Illinois, we are big baseball fans!

Alexander Grandt, APRN, CNP
Nurse Practitioner

College Education:

  • University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, IL – MSN, 2006

Certifications:

  • ANCC
Jean Husmann, PA
Physician Assistant
Todd Johnson, APRN, FNP-BC
Nurse Practitioner

College Education:

  • Olivet Nazarene University, Bourbonnais, IL. MSN as Family Nurse Practitioner, 2014
  • Lakeview College of Nursing, Danville, IL. RN/BSN, 2012
  • University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, IL. BS in Broadcast Journalism, 1988

Certifications:

ANCC Certified Family Nurse Practitioner, 2014

Medical Interests:

Type II diabetes, Cardiovascular Disease Management, General Health and Wellness

Interests/Hobbies:

Spending time with family and pets at home; he and his wife are both U of I alumni and longtime season ticket holder and tailgater; son and daughter both UIUC students.

Katerina Rosenbeck, APRN, FNP
Nurse Practitioner

College Education:

  • University of Illinois, Chicago, IL. MS in Nursing 2013

Certifications:

American Nurses Credentialing Center, 2013

Medical Interests:

Preventative Care

Interests/Hobbies:

Spending time with family and friends, traveling.

Kimberly Smith, APRN, CNP
Nurse Practitioner

College Education:

  • Illinois State University – MSN, 2002
  • Illinois State University – BSN, 1993
  • Illinois State University – BS, 1986

Certifications:

  • Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner – 2002. Recertified 2007, 2012.

Medical Interests:

  • Dermatology – enjoy seeing patients for acne management and other skin conditions
  • Women’s Health
  • Travel Medicine
  • Telemedicine
  • Concierge medicine

Interests/Hobbies:

  • Professional football – Bears fan!
  • Travel to Arizona, love the southwest
  • Reading
  • Yoga
  • My cats, Sydney & Harper
Mary Stech, APRN, FNP

College Education:

  • Mennonite College of Nursing @ ISU, Normal, IL, MSN, 2002
  • Mennonite College of Nursing, Bloomington, IL, BSN, 1996

 

Certifications and Professional Affiliations:

  • Family Practice, Board Certified, 2002
  • ISAPN, AANP

 

Interests/Hobbies

  • Member USRC (Upper Sangamon River Conservancy)
  • Master Naturalist