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Karina Rios, NP

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Surgical Oncology , Surgery

UR Medicine Faculty The University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group (URMFG) consists of over 900 specialist and primary care providers spanning 19 departments. URMFG is certified by the National Committee for Quality Assurance.
Accountable Health Partner Accountable Health Partners (AHP) is a network of over 2,000 community and UR medical faculty and a dozen leading hospitals throughout the region. AHP offers a full range of care.
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Contact

Call Center (585) 276-3000

About Me

Professional Background

Karina attended the University of Pennsylvania, an Ivy League institution, for her undergraduate studies. There she obtained a dual degree in Nursing and in Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies. She then returned to Penn to pursue a master's degree and become a Women's Health Nurse Practitioner. <...
Karina attended the University of Pennsylvania, an Ivy League institution, for her undergraduate studies. There she obtained a dual degree in Nursing and in Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies. She then returned to Penn to pursue a master's degree and become a Women's Health Nurse Practitioner.

Karina worked in reproductive and sexual health prior to subspecializing in breast care. She worked in the Breast Care Center and Hispanic Breast Cancer Clinic at Harvard's Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, MA and later relocated to Rochester where she holds her current position at the Pluta Cancer Center in Breast Surgery.

She is a Certified Breast Care Nurse through ONCC and is a member of American Society of Breast Surgeons and Oncology Nursing Society. Karina is also fluent in Spanish.

Certified Specialties

Nurse Practitioner, Women's Health - National Certification Corporation

Credentials

Education

MSN | University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing. Nurse Practitioner, Women's Health. 2018