Lissete Vega, APRN

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Lissete Vega, APRN, MSN, FNP-BC

Lissete Vega is a board-certified nurse practitioner with the Division of Neurosurgery, part of the Brain Institute at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital. She earned a bachelor’s degree in nursing at Florida International University in Miami. Ms. Vega then completed her nurse practitioner training with a master’s degree in nursing at the same institution.

Ms. Vega joined Nicklaus Children’s in 2018 as a registered nurse and provided care to neurosurgery inpatients in 5 Tower for three years. In 2022, Ms. Vega transitioned to the Vascular Access Team, where she served as an IV/PICC nurse for two years. After completing her nurse practitioner training in 2023, he began seeing patients with the Division of Neurosurgery.

Ms. Vega is a member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners, American Nurses Association, Florida Nurses Association, Society of Pediatric Nurses and Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing – Pi Alpha Chapter.

Ms. Vega is employed by Nicklaus Children’s Pediatric Specialists (NCPS), the multispecialty medical group practice of Nicklaus Children’s Health System. She is bilingual in English and Spanish.

Primary Office

Nicklaus Children's Neurosurgery
3100 SW 62 Avenue, ACB #3109
Miami, FL 33155
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Other NPDB Professional School - Florida International University

Board Certifications

American Nurses Credentialing Center (Family Nurse Practitioner) - Certified