Carolyn Conklin, AGACNP-BC

Carolyn Conklin, AGACNP-BC - Urology Clinics of North Texas
Carolyn Conklin, AGACNP-BC

Plano Office

Presbyterian Hospital of Plano – MOB 3

6124 West Parker Road,
Suite 434
Plano, Texas 75093

214-691-1902
214-987-1845

Carolyn Conklin, AGACNP-BC

Carolyn Conklin, AGACNP-BC graduated from the El Centro/THR Plano ADN program in 2007 and was an OR nurse for 10 + years. She completed the NIFA RNFA program in 2015 and then her master’s in nursing and AGACNP from Walden University in 2018. She is DaVinci robotic trained in General Surgery and Urologic Surgery.

Carolyn has been married for almost 23 years this October. She has 3 children – a daughter that is 19, a son that is almost 16 and a son that is 13. Her hobbies include watching her son’s football, lacrosse, and soccer games.

Objective:

My goal is to work with a surgeon, in the office, in the OR and rounding as an AGACNP.

Education: Walden University’s MSN-AGACNP program graduated August 2018.RNFA completed through NIFA-Centennial, CO in April 2015. THR-Plano-DCCCD—ADN RN Program-graduated December 2007

Work Experience:

12/27/2023-Present
AGACNP-BC UTSW-Frisco Urology
Urology clinic-assessing, treating and evaluating UTI’s, BPH, Testicular masses, elevated PSA, etc.
Assisting in Robotic cases
Supervising physician-Terry “Spark” Corwin

09/14/2020-Present
AGACNP-BC UTSW-Frisco General Surgery
Worked with Dr. Fernando Hayetian-General Surgeon until his recent departure to Pittsburgh. Clinic, Clinic procedures, Assist in the OR. Davinci Robot trained Currently helping in Bariatrics.

01/2019-8/2020
AGACNP-BC THPG-Presby Dallas
Worked for Dr. Walton Taylor-General Surgeon Clinic, office procedures

06/2009-12/31/2018
RN-CNOR Medical City Dallas Hospital
Surgery Service line: Plastics Reconstructive/
General Pediatric/Urology
As a 12 hr employee, I circulate in Ortho and General
service lines

1/5/2009-05/15/2009
RN Centennial Medical Center
Services-PreOp Prepare patients for surgical procedures
administering IV’s, IV antibiotics. Also, post recovery care, including administering any additional pain medications and discharging patients to home.

1/2008-1/2009
RN Presbyterian Hospital of Plano
Completed an Emergency Room Nurse Internship

7/2005-12/2007
US/PCT Presbyterian Hospital of Plano
Work part time as a Unit Secretary in the ICU while attending nursing school through THR/El Centro Community College.

7/2002-7/2005
Anesthesia Technician
Presbyterian Hospital of Plano
Provided assistance to anesthesiologist during inductions, general or difficult, IV’s arterial lines, introducers, Swann catheters, etc.

6/2000-10/2004
Anesthesia Technician Medical City Hospital Dallas
Assisted anesthesiologist in administering IV’s, arterial lines, central lines, Swann catheters, intubations, spinal blocks, epidurals; set ups for CABG, AAA, major/minor vascular cases, pediatric hearts, craniofacial cases; experience in scrubbing in on orthopedic cases to hold retractors and in on heart cases to hold heart for micro suturing.

10/2001-7/2002
Medical Assistant Massuma Kazemi, M.D.
Medical City Hospital Dallas
Functioned as a nurse in pediatrician office. Duties included routine vaccinations, physicals, vision and hearing screening.

8/2001-10/2001
Surgical Assistant David Martin, M.D.
Medical City Hospital-Dallas
Functioned as Dr. Martin’s temporary surgical assistant for breast augmentations/reductions, abdominoplasty, rhinoplasty.

10/1999-6/2000
Anesthesia Technician Providence Medical Center Waco, Tx
Assisted anesthesiologist in administering IV’s, arterial lines, central lines, Swann catheters, difficult intubations, spinal blocks and epidurals; set up for AAA’s and cardiac surgery

6/1996-10/1999
Medical Assistant Providence Clinic-Waco, Tx
Pediatrics/Internal Medicine-functioned as a nurse,administered medications, injections, vision and hearing screening, EKG’s, minor surgeries and flexible sigmoidoscopy.

7/1995-2/1997
EMT-I Rural Metro Ambulance
Waco, Tx
Provided patient care during various scenarios, used cardiac monitors, IV’s, intubations, administered medications.

1/1993-6/1996
Pharmacy Technician HEB Grocery-Waco, Tx
Processed, packaged and dispersed prescriptions

5/1993-5/1995
EMT-I Hillcrest Baptist Medical Ctr
Waco, Tx
Worked as an EMT-I in the ER. Assisted nurses with patient care, administered IV’s, EKG’s, etc.

12/1991-12/1992
CNA Central Texas Medical Ctr
San Marcos, Tx
Provided patient care with nurse on Skilled Nursing Unit

6/1991-12/1991
CNA Providence Medical Center
Waco, Tx
Provided patient care on orthopedic/med-surg floor

7/1990-1/1991
Medical Assistant Scott and White Hospital
Temple, Tx
Pediatric clinic-assisted with hearing and vision screening vital signs

8/1989-7/1990
Medical Assistant The Surgical Clinic
Waco, Tx
Medical Assistant
Escorted patients to exam rooms, vital signs, set up for minor surgery. Cleaning, packaging and autoclaving surgical instruments.

Additional Info

I work with high ethics and follow a personal code of conduct. I believe in the team approach and when work is needed in critical situations-it should be done with no questions asked. I believe in having great office spirit and support quality over quantity when human lives are at stake.

  • Kidney stones
  • Stress urinary incontinence (male and female)
  • Overactive bladder
  • Prolapse
  • Bladder cancer
  • Recurrent UTI
  • Pelvic pain
  • Erectile dysfunction
  • Low testosterone
  • Enlarged prostate
  • Follow up care for kidney, bladder and prostate cancer
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