Deanna Koenen, APRN, has joined CenterWell as a board-certified adult nurse practitioner. She has worked as a healthcare professional since the 1990s. Ms. Koenen earned her Master of Science in Nursing from the University of Phoenix and obtained a post-masters Adult Nurse Practitioner certification from Florida Southern College in Lakeland, Florida. Before joining CenterWell in 2023, Ms. Koenen worked as an adult nurse practitioner with Mid Florida Primary Care in Leesburg, FL, for eight years. She has developed a passion for older adults, cherishing the opportunity to provide compassionate care and build meaningful connections with seniors. Ms. Koenen believes in taking the time to listen to her patients questions and concerns, ensuring their satisfaction and well-being. This patient-centered philosophy seamlessly aligns perfectly with CenterWells core values. She commends CenterWell for fostering an environment in which patients feel genuinely heard, cared for, and comfortable. Ms. Koenen chose healthcare driven by her unwavering desire to help others and limitless growth opportunities within the field. With exceptional communication skills and a natural ability to connect with individuals, she finds fulfillment in witnessing positive health outcomes in her patients. Beyond her professional commitments, Ms. Koenen treasures valuable moments spent with her family, immersing herself in literature and exploring art and history.