Anooja Philip is a board-certified Advanced Practice Registered Nurse with over 7 years of experience and 25 years of experience prior as an RN specializing in both Adult Gerontology and Primary Care. She graduated from Florida Southern College with her Master’s of Science degree in Nursing. Anooja is a member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and has been the recipient of the Orlando Health Caring Heart Awards. She speaks English and Malayalam. In her role as an APRN, Anooja always emphasizes the importance of practicing the 3 “C’s” - which include care, compassion and commitment because she believes they are vital when developing the right relationship with her patients. What she enjoys most about coming into the center each day is being able to help her patients improve or maintain their health status by properly educating them on how to prevent complications. This holistic approach allows Anooja to help her patients focus on preventive measures that they can incorporate into their daily routines to help them maintain their quality of life. Anooja always ensures to let her patients know that she is here for them, which is why she takes her time listening to them and getting to learn about both their health needs and goals, as she guides them through their health journey. During her spare time, Anooja enjoys listening to music, watching movies and playing badminton.