Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery
Holly Young-Reese, FNP
Holly Young-Reese, FNP, a board-certified family nurse practitioner, is a member of the cardiovascular/thoracic surgery team. She primarily assists physicians performing surgeries on the heart, lungs and major blood vessels - and sometimes the esophagus, sternum and trachea.
Prior to joining Lutheran Health Physicians, Young-Reese served as a family nurse practitioner providing patients with orthopedic spine care. She also worked for seven years as a registered nurse at St. Joseph Hospital caring for patients in preoperative and recovery units, and in the outpatient unit at Inverness Surgical Center.
Young-Reese earned her bachelor's degree from Ball State University in 1993. She graduated from the University of Saint Francis with a Master of Science degree in nursing and a family nurse practitioner certification in 2013. She is a member of the Coalition of Advanced Practice Nurses of Indiana, the American Academy of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing and the American Nursing Credentialing Center.