Teresa Padro, DNP, AGACNP-BC


Teresa Padro, DNP, AGACNP-BC, was born in Lima, Peru, and speaks English, Italian and Spanish. She is a board-certified adult-gerontology acute nurse practitioner. She originally attended Universidad de Lima, in Lima, Peru, where she received a Bachelor of Science in business administration. After moving to the U.S., she pursued her interest in nursing and graduated with honors from Jacksonville University with a Bachelor of Science in nursing.

Teresa has provided patient care in the civilian and military sectors in the U.S. and abroad. She recently received her doctorate degree in nursing from the University of Florida. Her clinical interests are critical care, global health, health disparities, military and veteran affairs, neurological diseases and sepsis. She is a member of the following professional organizations: Society of Critical Care Medicine, Sigma Theta Tau and the International Honor Society of Nursing. In addition to her clinical interests, she supports educational efforts in the Andes of Peru.

Practice Locations
UF Health Neurosurgery – Jacksonville
8th Floor, Tower I
580 West 8th Street
Jacksonville, FL 32209

Appointment: (904) 383-1022
Referral: (904) 383-1022
Referral Fax: (904) 244-9439
UF Health Neurosurgery – North
Suite 6500
15255 Max Leggett Parkway
Jacksonville, FL 32218

Appointment: (904) 383-1000
Referral: (904) 383-1000
Referral Fax: (904) 383-1414