Department of Neurology

YoungPhotoChristy Smith, FNP-C

Advanced Practice Nurse

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(217) 545-8000 HealthCare Provider Details

Christy Smith, FNP-C is an advanced practice nurse for the Department of Neurology at SIU HealthCare.  Christy is a nurse practitioner who specialized in Family Practice.  She is board certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP).

Christy earned her Bachelor’s of Nursing degree with honors at Benedictine University in Springfield Illinois
in 2010.  She worked for nearly ten years in an Intermediate Care Department caring for a geriatric population with acute and chronic diseases.  She completed her Masters of Nursing degree from Governor’s State University in Chicago in 2013.

Christy cares for those with stroke and cerebrovascular abnormalities such as aneurysms, arteriovenous malformation and fistula.  She sees patients in the inpatient setting at both Memorial Medical Center and St. John’s Hospital.  Those with outpatient needs are seen in suite 2W94 of the St. John’s Children’s Hospital and Carol Jo Vecchie Women’s Center located at 415 North 9th Street in Springfield.

For more information or to schedule a consultation with Christy, please call the SIU HealthCare Neurology Clinic at 217-545-8000.