Published on March 05, 2019

Essentia Health Welcomes Nurse Practitioner Debbra Spexet

Debbra Spexet, Neurology

Nurse Practitioner Debbra Spexet has joined the Stroke Program within the Neurology Department at the Essentia Health-St. Mary’s Medical Center in Duluth, Minnesota.

As part of the Neurology Team, Spexet will care for patients who have a disorder of the nervous system. “The brain and spinal cord are so fascinating,” she says. “There is so much that continues to be unknown. I really enjoy the challenges and rewards of this specialty.”

Spexet earned a master’s degree in nursing from the University of Wisconsin Eau Claire in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, and a second master’s degree at the College of St. Scholastica in Duluth, Minnesota. She is certified as a family nurse practitioner by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and an adult health nurse practitioner by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.

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