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About Advanced Practice


We are dedicated to shaping the future of healthcare by delivering excellence in care, fostering innovation, providing impactful education, and actively engaging with our community.


Our vision is to cultivate a culture of collaboration that nurtures learning, creativity, and compassion while fostering an environment of healing and holistic wellbeing.


  • Interdisciplinary Collaboration: we value the synergy of interdisciplinary teamwork, uniting diverse expertise to enhance patient outcomes.
  • Innovation: we encourage a spirit of innovation, valuing creative solutions that improve healthcare delivery and patient care.
  • On-going education: we are committed to investing in the continuous professional development of our staff to maintain the highest standards of care.
  • Excellence: we recognize and celebrate excellence by acknowledging and rewarding the extraordinary efforts or our team.
  • Communication: We engage in productive communication that allows for difference of opinion and open exchange of ideas
  • Professionalism: We commit to the highest level of professional conduct, integrity, collegiality, and diversity

Advanced Practice at Upstate sets a high standard of excellence and aims to establish itself as a national leader. Currently, Upstate employs and credentials Advanced Practice Professionals, comprising Physician Assistants (PAs), Nurse Practitioners (NPs), midwives, CRNA’s, and CNS’s. These professionals are actively engaged in various clinical practice areas, including but not limited to:

  • Addiction
  • Bariatrics
  • Behavioral Health
  • Breast Care Center
  • CARE (Child Abuse Referral & Evaluation Program) 
  • Cardiology
  • Inpatient Cardiothoracic
  • Cardiovascular Services
  • College of Nursing
  • Designated Aids Care Center
  • Emergency Department
  • ENHANCE Foster Care Program
  • Endocrinology
  • Family Medicine Clinic
  • Geriatrics Medicine
  • Heart & Vascular Services
  • Immune Health Services
  • Inpatient & Outpatient Medicine
  • Nephrology
  • Neurology
  • Neurosurgery
  • Newborn/Neonatal Care
  • Obstetrics/Gynecology
  • Outpatient & Inpatient Oncology
  • Orthopedics
  • Otolarynology
  • Inpatient Pain Services
  • Pain Treatment Center
  • Palliative Care
  • Pediatric Oncology
  • Pediatrics
  • Outpatient Pediatrics
  • Pediatric & Adolescent Center
  • Psychiatry
  • Pre-Admission Testing
  • Radiology
  • Refugee Health
  • Rheumatology
  • Surgery
  • Trauma
  • Transplant
  • Urology
  • Wound/Ostomy Services