Yudith Ruiz Arias, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC

Yudith Ruiz Arias, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC

Yudith Ruiz Arias, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC

Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner

Education

  • Doctor of Medicine at Institute of Medical Science in Villa Clara Cuba
  • Ophthalmology Residency at Institute of Medical Science in Villa Clara, Cuba
  • Master of Science in Nursing from Florida International University
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Florida International University
  • Associate of Science in Vision Care Technology/Opticianry at Miami Dade Community College

Licensure & Certification

  • Family Nurse Practitioner certified by American Nurses Credentialing Center
  • Licensed APRN in Florida
  • Licensed Optician in Florida
  • ABOC and NCLEC

Professional Associations

  • American Association of Nurse Practitioners
  • Southern Gulf Coast Nurse Practitioners Council
  • ENP Network

Honors & Awards

  • Magna Cum Laude at Florida International University
  • Outstanding Clinical Excellence at Miami Dade Community College

Personal

Yudith Ruiz Arias was born in Cuba where she became a Doctor specializing in Ophthalmology. Married and with 1 child moved to Bahamas where she balanced her time to be with her family and work as an Ophthalmologist at Princess Margaret Hospital in Nassau for a year. When she came to Florida, where she had her second child, she attended Miami Dade Community College to get her Associate of Science degree in Vision Care Technology and became a Licensed Optician. She then attended Florida International University nursing program for foreign educated physicians to get her Bachelors and Masters in Nursing. She is Board Certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner by ANCC. She is fluent in Spanish and English.

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