Judi Deckert provides patient care in Cardiovascular Medicine's Cholesterol Management Program under the direction of Dr. Edmund Coyne. She prescribes and adjusts medications to treat patients with elevated cholesterol. Under her care, patients are counseled regarding the importance of lifestyle changes including diet, smoking cessation, and increased activity. Working on the Progressive Care Cardiac Unit at Genesis Medical Center enhanced her clinical skills and her commitment to reducing the risks of cardiovascular disease.
Judi Deckert attended Clarke College and received her Bachelors of Science in 1983. She furthered her education at the University of Illinois receiving her Masters of Science in Nursing and completing the Family Nurse Practitioner Program in 1997.
Judi is Board Certified by the American Nurse Credentialing Center. She is a member of the PCNA, Preventative Cardiovascular Nurse Association and the Iowa Association of Nurse Practitioners.
Judi's professional interests include cholesterol management and cardiovascular disease prevention. In her personal life Judi enjoys soccer with her children, running on her treadmill, rowing, hiking, and being outdoors.