All Eye Centers of Florida locations will be closed for the holiday on Monday, September 7th.

All Eye Centers of Florida locations will be closed for the holiday on Monday, September 7th.

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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