About the Provider
Rachael Bertuzzi, FNP-BC is an ANCC board-certified family nurse practitioner specializing in pediatric dermatology. She received her first bachelor’s degree from Boston College, majoring in linguistics and Italian. After a short time as an English foreign language teacher in Italy, Rachael turned her focus to medicine and obtained her second bachelor of science degree in nursing from Columbia University, graduating with honors, summa cum laude.
She worked as an RN in the pediatric cardiology unit at Children’s Hospital at Montefiore. She then completed her master’s degree of science in nursing at Columbia University, graduating summa cum laude. There she was a teaching assistant for both undergraduate and graduate nursing programs.
Ms. Bertuzzi is an active member of the Society for Pediatric Dermatology. She also belongs to both the Sigma Theta Tau honor society and the National Academy of Dermatology Nurse Practitioners.
She and Westmed Dermatologist Dr. Brook Tlougan have worked closely together for several years. She has a special interest in hemangiomas and atopic dermatitis. She is fluent in Italian.
Degree: Master of Science in Nursing
Office Location (1)
3030 Westchester Avenue
Purchase, NY 10577-2510
Ph: (914) 848-8630
Fax: (914) 848-8631