Care Philosophy

I believe it is important to use a comprehensive approach to educate, support, and treat patients and families through their cancer journey. My goal is to help patients achieve optimal health and improve their quality of life at diagnosis, during treatment and ongoing into survivorship.

Education & Professional Highlights

Carrie Lopez, D.N.P. received her Doctorate of Nursing Practice degree from University of Arizona in Tucson, AZ and is an Advanced Oncology Certified Nurse Practitioner.

Carrie’s clinical areas of interests include:

  • Treating cancer
  • Providing supportive care
    • Pain management
    • Symptom management
  • Enhancing survivorship
    • Long-term symptom management
    • Sexual health
    • Health promotion including: diet, exercise and health screenings
    • Health-related anxiety and depression

Carrie and her husband enjoy spending time with their nine children. They love to travel, attend sporting events, and visit family in Minnesota. In her spare time Carrie enjoys listening to music and going to concerts, reading, exercising and spending time with her church family.

  • Doctorate of Nursing Practice – University of Arizona in Tucson, AZ
  • Advanced Oncology Certified Nurse Practitioner