Allison Lesmann, APRN, DNP, FNP-C, is a certified nurse practitioner specializing in children’s health. Born and reared in Minot, she received her nurse training in western North Dakota and practiced at Thomason Hospital, El Paso, TX and at Trinity Health before earning her master’s in advanced nursing practice. She later completed a Doctorate in Nursing Practice from College of St. Scholastica, Duluth, MN. She is a member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, the North Dakota Nurse Practitioners Association, and the American Nurses Association. She also has certifications in ACLS, PALS, and basic life support. Allison has a husband and three sons, with outside interests in kids activities and reading.
Neonatology is a subspecialty of pediatrics consisting of the medical care of newborn infants, especially with ill or premature newborns.
Pediatrics is the branch of medicine that deals with the medical care of infants, children, and adolescents. The age limit of such patients ranges from birth to 18.