Cynthia G. Elliott-Zippe, APN

Cynthia G. Elliott-Zippe, APN

Advanced Practice Nurse

Obstetrics & Gynecology

Women's Health


SwedishAmerican Obstetrics & Gynecology
209 Ninth Street, #200
Rockford, IL 61104

Background & Interests

Advanced practice nurses (APNs) are registered nurses who have successfully completed an accredited master's or doctoral program in nursing, have been certified by a national nursing accreditation organization, and are licensed by the State of Illinois. APNs practice in collaboration with a physician and specialize in a number of areas, including women's health.

APNs have advanced training in performing physical exams; assessing, diagnosing and treating illnesses; prescribing medications; and recommending other forms of treatment. They also order, interpret and evaluate laboratory and diagnostic tests; formulate treatment plans; and make referrals to other members of the healthcare team as indicated.

Board Certifications
Advanced Practice Nurse
Women's Health Nurse Practitioner
Medical School Education
Master of Science in Nursing University of Wisconsin
Milwaukee, Wisconsin