Cynthia Liapes, RN, BSN, MA, ACNP-BC
Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, Department of Neurosurgery
Lenox Hill Hospital
Cynthia Liapes RN, BSN,MA,ACNP-BC is a board-certified acute care nurse practitioner who joined the North Shore-LIJ Health System (now Northwell Health) in 2013 in the Department of Neurosurgery at Lenox Hill Hospital. Cynthia obtained her Advanced Nurse Practitioner degree from New York University. She is board certified by the American Academy Nurse Credentialing Center and licensed by the State of New York.
Cynthia has been practicing as an advance practitioner for over the past 18 years with a focus on the neurosciences - neurosurgery, neuroendovascular, neurospine, neurology including epilepsy and vascular stroke.
Cynthia coordinates and facilitates patient care from the time of admission up until discharge. She works with a multidisciplinary team of colleagues to ensure each patient gets an individualized treatment plan. She is very proud to be part of the neuroscience team that received the 2015 Presidential Award for Innovation.