Kate Barbiyeru is an AANP board-certified Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (APRN). She earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from Loyola University Chicago in 2015 and became a member of the Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing. Her Master of Science in Nursing degree is also from Loyola University Chicago, where she graduated with Honors in 2019.

Prior to her nursing degree, Kate earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise and Sport Science from the Honors College at Coastal Carolina University in 2012.

Kate started her nursing career at a dermatology office in the Chicagoland area where she developed a passion for the field. She then worked as a Charge Nurse on a medical-surgical unit at Northwestern Memorial Hospital for a year before transitioning to a position at an Urgent Care clinic. Before joining Citrus Dermatology, Kate worked as an APRN at an interventional pain management office in Chicago.

Kate and her family relocated to Florida to pursue her dream to work as a Dermatology Nurse Practitioner. She believes in providing the highest quality of care, compassion, and education for her patients. Aside from work, Kate enjoys spending most of her free time with her husband, son, 2 dogs, and cat, traveling and listening to podcasts