Girija Ponnuraju, MSN, AGNP-C

Nurse Practitioner located in San Jose, CA

About Girija

Ms. Girija Ponnuraju is an Adult Gerentology Nurse Practitioner (AGNP-BC), who is American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) Board Certified. She attended Walden University, College of Nursing in Minneapolis, MN, where she earned a Master of Science Degree in Nursing with Distinction in 2017. Also, she earned her Nursing Degree in India with High Honors. Her 18 years of experience as an RN has allowed her to hone her skills in assessment, critical thinking, and management as well as the ability to safely and effectively multi-task. Her experience in Cardiology, medical-surgical, and BMT at Stanford Health Care has helped her provide excellent patient care and helped her educate patient and families about improving their health. Ms. Girija has also worked as a nurse in India, Saudi Arabia, and Jamaica in multispecialty departments such as OR, orthopedics, OBG, ENT, surgery and psychiatry units. She has experience in treating patients with musculoskeletal complaints, trigger point injections, electrical stimulation trials, depression and sleep hygiene screenings and treatment, biofeedback, exercise programs and weight screenings.   She is knowledgeable in evaluations for change in established sexual patterns secondary to pain, changes in activities of daily living, and cervical traction trials. Ms. Girija Ponnuraju also evaluates for epidurals, EMG/NCV, MRI, acupuncture, spinal cord stimulator, and orthopedic evaluation referrals. She is a Nurse Practitioner in San Jose and Los Gatos. 

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Ms. Girija Ponnuraju is an Adult Gerentology Nurse Practitioner (AGNP-BC), who is American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) Board Certified. She attended Walden University, College of Nursing in Minneapolis, MN, where she earned a Master of Science Degree in Nursing with Distinction in 2017. Also, she earned her Nursing Degree in India with High Honors. Her 18 years of experience as an RN has allowed her to hone her skills in assessment, critical thinking, and management as well as the ability to safely and effectively multi-task. Her experience in Cardiology, medical-surgical, and BMT at Stanford Health Care has helped her provide excellent patient care and helped her educate patient and families about improving their health. Ms. Girija has also worked as a nurse in India, Saudi Arabia, and Jamaica in multispecialty departments such as OR, orthopedics, OBG, ENT, surgery and psychiatry units. She has experience in treating patients with musculoskeletal complaints, trigger point injections, electrical stimulation trials, depression and sleep hygiene screenings and treatment, biofeedback, exercise programs and weight screenings.   She is knowledgeable in evaluations for change in established sexual patterns secondary to pain, changes in activities of daily living, and cervical traction trials. Ms. Girija Ponnuraju also evaluates for epidurals, EMG/NCV, MRI, acupuncture, spinal cord stimulator, and orthopedic evaluation referrals. She is a Nurse Practitioner in San Jose and Los Gatos. 


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