Kelly O’Brien-Cox is a highly skilled and compassionate neurology nurse practitioner with several years of experience in providing specialized care to patients with neurological conditions. She is dedicated to improving the lives of her patients by offering comprehensive assessments, treatment plans, and ongoing support. Kelly has a particular interest in cognitive complaints, multiple sclerosis, and headaches, and she strives to provide the highest standard of care to each individual she serves.
Education and Certifications:
Kelly O’Brien-Cox completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree at the University of Central Florida, where she developed a strong foundation in nursing principles and patient care. Motivated by her passion for neurology, she pursued advanced education and earned her Master of Science in Nursing degree with a specialization in neurology from the University of South Alabama. As a testament to her commitment to excellence, Kelly is a certified dementia practitioner and a neurocognitive specialist, allowing her to provide specialized care to patients with cognitive impairments.
Throughout her career, Kelly has gained extensive neurological experience working in various clinical settings, including hospitals, outpatient clinics, and rehabilitation centers. Her practical experience has provided her with a deep understanding of the complexities associated with neurological conditions, allowing her to develop personalized treatment plans that address the unique needs of each patient. Kelly is also a part time graduate teacher at the University of South Alabama’s Adult Geriatric Nurse Practitioner Program.
Passion and Approach:
Kelly’s passion for neurology extends beyond her professional life, as she actively seeks opportunities to stay up-to-date with the latest advancements in the field. She believes in a patient-centered approach to care, where active listening and open communication are the foundation of building strong relationships with her patients. Kelly takes the time to educate her patients about their conditions, empowering them to actively participate in their own treatment and make informed decisions about their health.
In addition to her clinical work, Kelly is also actively involved in research and professional organizations related to neurology. She regularly attends conferences and workshops to expand her knowledge and collaborate with other healthcare professionals, ensuring that her patients receive the most current and evidence-based care available.
Kelly O’Brien-Cox is committed to making a positive impact in the lives of her patients and their families. Through her expertise, compassion, and dedication, she strives to enhance the overall well-being and quality of life for individuals affected by neurological conditions.