Bachelor of Science in Biology
Iowa State University
Associate Degree in Nursing
Western Iowa Technology Community College
Sioux City, Iowa
Master of Nursing in Nursing Education
University of Phoenix Online
Certification after Graduate Education – Family Nurse Practitioner
Concordia University Wisconsin
Board Certified in Family Practice
Miranda began her career in healthcare as an Obstetrical Technician at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City, Iowa. This began her passion for providing care to obstetrical, gynecological, and nursery patients and eventually led to her to becoming a Professor in Nursing at Iowa Lakes Community College. In 2019, Miranda took the next step in her career and became a Family Nurse Practitioner.
As a provider and educator, Miranda is passionate about providing personalized care to patients from all walks of life. After working years as a nurse, she has a special interest in crisis counseling and mental health. Miranda also enjoys teaching about the importance of developing healthy lifestyles, preventing disease, and collaborating with patients and other providers to create customized care plans.
Miranda and her husband Aaron enjoy traveling and flying their hot air balloon.
- Physicals, including school and employment
- Adult and child wellness examinations
- Female health (including but not limited to birth control, family planning, and annual exams)
- Diagnosis and interpretation of lab and x-rays
- Referrals to specialists
- Education and counseling
- Skin biopsies
- Laceration repairs with sutures or staples
- Casting and splinting
- Mental health diagnosis and education
- …and much more