Vanessa Alvarez, M.D.
Vanessa Alvarez, M.D., has joined Lovelace Medical Group as a pulmonologist. Dr. Alvarez is board-eligible in pulmonary medicine and critical care medicine. Dr. Alvarez earned he bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Texas in Austin, Texas. She earned her medical degree from University of Guadalajara in Mexico. Dr. Alvarez completed her residency in internal medicine, a critical care fellowship, and pulmonary medicine fellowship at Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York. Dr. Alvarez is a member of the American College of Chest Physicians, the Society of Critical Care Medicine, the American Medical Association, and the Hispanic Medical Association.
Vanessa Licona Sanjuan, M.D.
Vanessa Licona Sanjuan, M.D., has joined Lovelace Medical Group as a Neurologist. Dr. Licona Sanjuan is a board eligible neurologist. Dr. Licona Sanjuan earned her bachelor’s degree and her medical degree from the Universidad de Panama in Panama. She completed her residency in internal medicine at Roger Williams Medical Center in Providence, R.I. and at the Boston University School of Medicine in Boston. Dr. Licona Sanjuan completed her residency in neurology and a fellowship in neurophysiology at the University of New Mexico.
Dawn Kerridge, FNP
Dawn Kerridge, FNP, has joined Lovelace Medical Group as a a family nurse practitioner. She has more than 25 years of experience working with adults and children. She is nationally certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) and the American Nurse Credentialing Center (ANCC). Dawn has practiced in clinics, hospitals, urgent care centers, and schools. She has experience working as a lead nurse and RN clinic manager. Additionally, Dawn was a nurse educator for the Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) and Certified Home Health Aid (CHHA) programs. Dawn earned her license in practical nursing from Monmouth County Vocational School in Freehold, N.J. She earned her associate’s degree in nursing from Brookdale Community College in Lincroft, N.J. Dawn earned her bachelor’s degree in nursing from the University of Phoenix and went on to graduate with honors from the family nurse practitioner program at Walden University. Dawn is a member of Sigma Theta Tau International Honors Society, the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP), the American Heart Association (AHA), the American Nurses Association (ANA), and she is a nationally certified school nurse.
Ann Green, CFNP
Ann Green, CFNP, has joined Lovelace Medical Group as a certified family nurse practitioner. She has been practicing nursing for nearly 30 years. Ann has wide-ranging experience across the health care delivery spectrum. Ann earned her bachelor’s degree in nursing and from Northeast Louisiana University in Monroe, La. where she graduated Magna Cum Laude. She went on to earn a post-graduate certificate in gerontology from Northeast Louisiana University. Ann earned her master’s degree in nursing from the University of Mississippi in Jackson, Miss. She went on to earn a post-graduate gerontological nurse practitioner certificate from Mississippi University for Women in Columbus, Miss. and a post-graduate family nurse practitioner certificate from Northwestern State University in Shreveport, La. Ann earned her doctor’s of philosophy in nursing from the University of Mississippi in Jackson, Miss. Ann is active in several professional organizations, including the National Gerontological Nurses Association (NGNA), the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP), the National League for Nursing (NLN), Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society, Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, and the International Association for Human Caring.
Bryan Castleberry, ACNP-BC
Bryan Castleberry, ACNP-BC, has joined Lovelace Medical Group as a board-certified acute care nurse practitioner with more than 18 years of nursing experience. Bryan earned his bachelor’s degree in nursing from the University of Texas in Tyler, Texas. He earned his acute care nurse practitioner’s license from the University of Colorado in Pueblo, Colo. Bryan is a member of the Society of Critical Care Medicine.
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