Ricardo Asuncion, APRN, FNP-C, RNFamily Nurse Practitioner
Ricardo Asuncion, APRN, FNP-C, RN is a Family Nurse Practitioner who possesses broad knowledge in managing acute and chronic illnesses. His extensive experience in psychiatry, memory care, primary medicine, wound care, cardiology, and cardiovascular and thoracic surgery enables him to provide comprehensive care to his patients. Ricardo has relevant experience in heart and lung surgery as well as vein harvesting as a Nurse Practitioner after being trained by one of the top heart surgeons in Las Vegas. He has also received extensive training in primary care medicine by various family physicians in Las Vegas providing him a broad knowledge in treating chronic illnesses including but not limited to hypertension, diabetes mellitus, COPD, and thyroid disorders.
When caring for patients, it is crucial that providers establish a healthy provider-patient relationship to achieve multiple positive health outcomes. Ricardo believes that taking the time to assess his patients, by conducting a thorough history and physicals, creates a huge impact in clinical decision making and patient outcomes. Ultimately, Ricardo’s goal is to provide safe and effective care by establishing realistic health goals and implementing evidence-based medicine into his practice.