Lori Fitton, PhD, ARNP

Lori Fitton, PhD, ARNP

Nurse Practitioner
4.75 out of 5 (67 ratings)

Clinical Instructor
Orthopedics and Rehabilitation

About

"I am a passionate advocate for bone health with 38 years of experience in orthopedic nursing and 21 years as an orthopedic nurse practitioner. In all orthopedic departments, there is a tremendous opportunity to educate patients regarding their bone health. I joined University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics to manage a fragility fracture clinic and evaluate overall bone health." — Lori Fitton

Languages

English

Specialties

Diseases and Conditions

  • Fracture complications
  • Metabolic bone diseases
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporotic spine fractures
  • Stress fractures
  • Wrist fractures

Locations


200 Hawkins Drive
Iowa City, IA 52242

Credentials

Certifications

National Association of Orthopedic Nurses

Memberships

  • American Association of Nurse Practitioners
  • Illinois Nurses Association
  • Illinois Society for Advanced Practice Nurses
  • Midwest Nursing Research Symposium
  • Minnesota Nurses Association

Degrees

  • PhD, Nursing, Illinois State University, Mennonite College of Nursing, Normal, Ill.
  • MSN, Mennonite College of Nursing, Normal, Ill.
  • BSN, Lakeview College of Nursing, Danville, Ill.

Ratings

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Overall Rating

4.75 out of 5 (67 ratings)