Carey McDonald


Carey is a pediatric nurse practitioner with 13 years of nursing experience caring for children in a variety of clinical areas including pediatric and neonatal intensive care, complex care, and palliative care. She is a Nashville native and graduated with her BSN from the University of Virginia in 2005. She then moved to New York City and worked at New York Presbyterian Hospital as a pediatric nurse. In 2010, she graduated from Vanderbilt University with her Masters in Nursing and began working as a nurse practitioner at Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital.  Most recently, she enjoyed working at a local preschool and caring for young children in the school setting.

With four children of her own, Carey understands the challenges that come with parenting and appreciates finding individualized ways to help children with developmental differences and their families succeed.

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