Cynthia Repella-Allen APRN

Cynthia L. Repella, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC, is originally from Michigan where she earned her undergraduate BSN degree from Eastern Michigan University in 1989. In 1991 she moved to Reno, NV and worked at St. Mary’s Medical Center predominately with pulmonary patients as a Medical Telemetry RN. She then worked as a Public Health Nurse for 6 years at the Washoe County Health Department with a strong focus on patient education.
 
Cynthia received a graduate degree and Nurse Practitioner training at the University of Nevada Reno in the Family Nurse Practitioner Program in 2002 where she earned “Outstanding Thesis Honor.” She is board certified in family practice by the American Nurse Credentialing Center. 
 
In 2003, Cynthia began work as a specialty APRN in pulmonary and sleep medicine at Sierra Pulmonary & Sleep Institute and Pulmonary Medicine Associates for 11 years. She joined Northern Nevada Allergy in 2014, where she has a strong focus on education. Outside the office, she enjoys gardening, yoga, running and hiking.