Valere Ziske is a Family Nurse Practitioner and an ICU nurse who completed advanced training as a Family Nurse Practitioner. She grew up in South Dakota and went to college at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, College of Nursing; graduating with a BSN in 2003.
She worked at Bryan LGH Medical Center West in Lincoln, Nebraska in progressive care for one and half years before moving to Phoenix in search of warmer weather. She worked from 2005-2013 at St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center, as well as in neuro ICU with Barrows Neurological Institute, Medical, and Trauma ICU.
She graduated from Grand Canyon University in 2013 with Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner and then worked at Healthy Outlook Family Medicine from 2013-2015. She enjoys primary care, especially pediatrics.
As a married mother of two children, Valere enjoys reading, hiking, yoga, relaxing, playing with her kids. Always on the go, she’s often found taking her son to soccer, and both kids to swimming lessons. If you see Valere in the office, please say hello and ask her about her passion for functional medicine!