A member of our team of providers at Trinity Homes, Cordelia Nwankwo, FNP-C, is board certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. She works with facility staff and hospitalists to address the medical needs of nursing home residents. A graduate of Kingwood College in Texas, she worked as a licensed vocational nurse in hospitals and long term care settings before earning her Bachelor of Science in nursing from Grand Canyon University, Phoenix, AZ. She also practiced as a medical/ surgical and step down ICU nurse at hospitals in Houston and Arkansas. She completed her Masters of Science in nursing from University of Central Arkansas in 2016. A member of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing. Cordelia is married to one of our anesthesiologists, John Nwankwo, MD, and they have three children.
Family Medicine is a primary healthcare specialty concerned with preventing, diagnosing and treating a wide variety of ailments in patients of all ages, incorporating training in Surgery, Psychiatry, Internal Medicine, Obstetrics/Gynecology, Pediatrics and Geriatric Medicine. It is based on knowledge of the patient in the context of family history and the surrounding community.