Teresa Russell, MS, FNP-BC
Nurse Practitioner, Department of Neurology
Lenox Hill Hospital
Teresa (Terri) Russell joined Lenox Hill Hospital in January 2015 as a nurse practitioner in the Department of Neurology. Prior to joining Lenox Hill Hospital, Teresa worked as a nurse practitioner in primary care for three years. She also has work experience in pediatric nursing. This included caring for patients on EEG monitoring.
Teresa obtained her bachelor of science in nursing at the University of Florida and her master of science for family nurse practitioner at Columbia University in New York City. She is ANCC board-certified as a family nurse practitioner. In addition, Teresa is a member of the American Association of Neuroscience Nurses.
Teresa works with Doctor Najjar to evaluate and provide care to patients with a variety of neurological disorders, including epilepsy and autoimmune disorders of the central nervous system.