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Yesenia Sanz AGACNP-BC

Specialties: Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine

Board Certified: Nurse Practitioner

Languages: English, Spanish


General Info

Hospital Affiliations: Orange Regional Medical Center.

Prior Experience: Registered Nurse – Intensive Care Unit - Aureus Medical Group; Registered Nurse - ICU - Houston Methodist West Hospital, Katy, TX

Undergraduate: Bachelor of Science - University of Houston – Victoria, Sugarland, TX

Graduate: Master of Science – Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner - Texas Woman’s University, Houston, TX

Clinical Interests:

Critical care, Cardiology, Pulmonary and Nephrology.

Year Joined: 2017


About Me

What made you want to become a health care provider or what is your earliest memory of wanting to be one?

I have always had a desire to help others; even as a child.

What do you love most about your specialty? / Why did you choose your specialty?

The critical care environment allows me to assist patients and families in one of the most vulnerable times of their life. Being able to provide compassion and empathy coupled with medical care gives me great joy.

How do you connect with your patients?

By listening to patients' concerns and assisting them with simplified knowledge in order to make informed decisions.

What are your interests outside of the office (hobbies, activities)?

I enjoy knitting, crocheting, quilting, camping, hiking and traveling.

What is your advice for your patients?

Stay positive!