Lucinda started her nursing career in 1979. After 25 years of working in Intensive Care Units, she completed the Masters of Science in Nursing program at the University of Saint Francis in Joliet, IL. Lucinda's study focused on Adult Nurse Practitioner. She became a board certified Adult Nurse Practitioner in 2003. After working in primary care for 3 years, she chose to specialize in digestive health. Lucinda has been with Digestive Health Associates since 2006. Specialization allows her to provide focused care in the treatment and prevention of gastrointestinal illnesses. Her primary interests include: irritable bowel disease, inflammatory bowel disease, liver disease, and digestive problems. Prevention of colon cancer, support, and education of clients seeking care are priorities in our practice. Lucinda primarily sees patients in our Morris office, she has prileges at Morris Hospital, Presence St. Joseph Medical Center and Silver Cross Hospital.