Jenny Sterns, certified pediatric nurse practitioner

"Preventative care -- preventing illness and injuries before they happen through education -- is my forte. I truly enjoy treating minor illnesses and helping parents through their child's behavioral issues, and my goal is to help them all leave the office feeling better than when they arrived."

Jenny Sterns, CPNP

(757) 668-6500

College: The College of Wooster

Graduate school: Case Western Reserve University


Sterns has worked as pediatric nurse practitioner since 1998 and has been with Tidewater Children's Associates for five years.

Prior to rejoining TCA, Sterns was director of the pediatric nurse practitioner program at the University of Hawaii at Manoa.

She is a Girl Scout leader, mother of two, and enjoys teaching nurse practitioner students, gardening, cooking, and playing with her dogs.

  • National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners
  • Past president, Hawaii chapter of NAPNAP, a professional organization of pediatric nurse practitioners