Lina Gutierrez, MSN, APRN
Born in Colombia, Dr. Gutierrez has been living in Florida for the past 20 years. Her nursing background is mainly focused on high risk obstetrics. She has worked as a registered nurse for over 11 years in labor and delivery at local hospitals including St. Mary's Medical Center in West Palm Beach. She also completed an assignment in the Pediatrics Emergency Room at the Palm Beach children hospital.
Dr. Gutierrez completed her Bachelor’s in Nursing Education at Florida Atlantic University. She then graduated with Honors from South University Family Nurse Practitioner Program in 2018. Prior to joining Premier Associates for the Healthcare of Women in 2019, she worked as a Family Nurse Practitioner in a local Primary Care Office treating chronic conditions in the elderly population such as hypertension, heart disease and diabetes, as well as routine health maintenance. She also provided education to the young population in regards to sexually transmitted diseases screening, well women exams and birth control.
Fluent in both English and Spanish, during the summer of 2019, Dr. Gutierrez had the opportunity to travel to Guatemala and work with Nursing Heart Inc., providing her services to the communities which have limited access to care. She also has volunteered as a Nurse Practitioner at the Caridad clinic in Boynton Beach providing care for vulnerable communities.
She has a passion for promoting women’s health across their lifespan, especially during their childbearing years. Being able to support and empower women during their pregnancy, which is one of the most precious times in their lives, is very important to her. Dr. Gutierrez is committed to deliver thoughtful, well rounded care to all her patients, utilizing the latest evidenced based guidelines within her specialty.
Nurse practitioner council of Palm Beach County
American Association of Nurse Practitioners
Sigma theta Tau International Nursing Honor society
Association of women’s health Obstetric and neonatal nurses