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Emily Cox, NP

  • Heart Care: Cardiothoracic Surgery Heart Care: Cardiac Arrhythmia
  • 815.971.0600
Facilities Mercyhealth Heart and Vascular Center–Riverside
Undergraduate School Bachelor of Science in Nursing: Saint Anthony College of Nursing, Rockford, IL
Graduate School Master of Science in Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner: Olivet Nazarene University, Bourbonnais, IL
Special practice interests
  • Structural heart, including TAVR and Watchman
  • Cardiovascular and thoracic surgery
  • Pre- and post-surgical education and recovery
Board certification
  • American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
  • American Association of Critical Care Nurses

Philosophy of care

It is my goal as a nurse practitioner to ensure that my patient feels acknowledged as a unique individual. I will always take the time to understand my patient on a personal level, collaborate with them to establish health goals specific to their needs, and guide them through their health journey as an engaged provider.