Lauren Szilagyi, FNP-BC is a board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner and certified wound care specialist. She completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Vermont before obtaining her Master of Science in Nursing from George Mason University, graduating in 2000.
Since graduating, Lauren has worked as a Nurse Practitioner with medical practices and clinics in the Northern Virginia area. She has a patient-centered, holistic approach to patient care, and has a particular clinic interest in medical missions abroad. Over the past 10 years she has been participating in annual mission trips to the Miskito Coast of Nicaragua, and she is working on a book that documents her adventures.
Lauren is originally from Danvers, Massachusetts, but has lived in the Washington DC area for over 30 years. Outside of work, Lauren enjoys swing dancing, traveling, biking, and outdoor sports.