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Elizabeth U. Eckardt DNP-C

Specialties: Hospital Medicine

Board Certified: Nurse Practitioner

Languages: English & Thai

General Info

Hospital Affiliations: Montefiore St. Luke’s Cornwall

Undergraduate: BS, Nursing, College of New Rochelle, New Rochelle, NY

Graduate: MS, Nursing, Adult/Gerontological Primary Care Nurse Practitioner, Hunter College, Manhattan, NY

Clinical Interests:

Primary Care, Acute Care, Hospitalists

Year Joined: 2018

About Me

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

I wanted to become a healthcare professional because I wanted to help patients to know how to prevent a chronic disease.

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

I love internal medicine because patients need primary care providers who can guide them through the process of health care, prevention, and treatment.

How do you connect with your patients?

I like to build trust. I show them how much I care about them and try to be a good listener.

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

Swimming, camping, skiing, and golfing.

What is your advice for your patients?

Prevention is the key to good health!