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Dorothy J. Rzewnicki, PNP

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Phoenix Children's Hospital - Main
1919 E. Thomas Rd., Phoenix, Arizona 85016

About Dorothy J. Rzewnicki, PNP

Pediatric nurse practitioner Dorothy J. Rzewnicki, CPNP, feels passionate about her patients and their families. She especially enjoys working with the ones who have gone through adverse experiences or out-of-home care," she says.?

Originally from Chicago, Dorothy earned her Master of Science from Arizona State University.

One of the greatest rewards of her career is seeing how caring for children's developmental and cognitive abilities, and then understanding and emphasizing their importance, can bring a child to their fullest potential."

As a nurse practitioner specializing in developmental and behavioral pediatrics, Dorothy believes that developmental care plays a vital role in emotional and healthy growth for children.

She holds board certifications as a pediatric nurse practitioner and a pediatric mental health specialist. She also belongs to the Society of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics and the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners, at both the local and national levels.

Outside of work, Dorothy enjoys cycling, practicing yoga and antiquing.

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