Juanita Figueroa has been in the nursing profession since 1990. She received her Master’s Degree from Drexel University in 1998. She has been practicing for Family Practice and Counseling Network at 11th Street Health Services for six years. Her practice areas were forged at the Adolescent Clinic of St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children, Association de Puerto Ricans en Marcha Family Practice Clinics, and a Family Planning provider at Kensington Hospital. In 2005 through teaching, she was instrumental in obtaining the approvals for a Family Nurse Practitioner Program in Puerto Rico. She is fluent in Spanish. She has a special interest in pediatrics and provides primary care to individuals from newborns throughout the lifecycle. She enjoys partnering with her patients to achieve maximum health.