Brenda R. Allen, M.N., A.R.N.P, is an advanced registered nurse practitioner who works with patients undergoing vascular surgery. She has been working in healthcare since 1990 and at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle since 2000.
Allen earned her master's degree in nursing from the University of Washington in Seattle and received her certification from the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.
She believes in developing partnerships with her patients by providing them with the knowledge they need to understand their disease process and collaborating with them to improve their quality of life.
On her days away from medicine, Allen enjoys time with her family and dog, and time outdoors with gardening, running, hiking, mountain biking and kayaking.