Christy Hess, MSN, APRN, FNP-C graduated from Belmont University in Nashville, Tenn. with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. She is a Distinguished Military Graduate of Vanderbilt University’s ROTC program in Nashville, Tenn. Christy has a Master of Science in Nursing from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
Christy is a Nurse Practitioner for medical oncology at Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada. Working with the multi-specialty practice, Christy will deliver the most current medical knowledge and treatment options to patients in Southern Nevada.
Prior to joining the practice in 2018, she was a Family Nurse Practitioner for Las Vegas-based Desert Pediatrics and Sunrise Pediatrics.
While in the U.S. Army, Christy served as an emergency room registered nurse at Forward Operating Base Al Asad in Iraq; a pediatric hematology/oncology case manager at Tripler Army Medical Center in Honolulu, Hawaii; and chief nurse at the United States Army Health Clinic in Kaiserslautern, Germany.
Advanced Practice Registered Nurse
Family Nurse Practitioner
Basic Cardiac Life Support
Christy has been living in Las Vegas since 2014. She enjoys spending time with her husband, being outdoors, and traveling.
I consider it an honor to care for my patients. Patient education and evidence-based care are at the heart of my practice.
MEMBERSHIPS IN PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS
American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)