513.221.1100 or 800.325.7787

Office locations

Mayfield Brain & Spine

3825 Edwards Road - Suite 300

Cincinnati, Ohio 45209

Monica Dugan, ACNP, CRNFA

Nurse Practitioner

Areas of expertise – advanced practice provider for patients with spine disorders (herniated discs, back pain, trauma) and brain disorders (tumors, aneurysms, head injury); orders testing and interprets imaging; patient education; postoperative follow up


  • Bachelor of Science, Nursing, Xavier University, 2009
  • Master of Science, Nursing, Adult Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, Georgetown University, 2011
  • Registered Nurse First Assistant, Anne Arundel Community College, 2013
  • Post Masters Certificate, Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, University of Cincinnati, 2017


  • Adult & Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, American Nurses Credentialing Center
  • Certified RN First Assistant, Competency & Credentialing Institute
  • Additional certifications: Basic Life Support, Advanced Cardiac Life Support, Pediatric Advanced Cardiac Life Support


  • Mayfield Brain & Spine, Cincinnati: Nurse Practitioner, 2020-present
  • Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center: Acute Care Nurse Practitioner and Registered Nurse First Assistant, 2016-2020
  • The Ohio Heart and Vascular Center, The Christ Hospital: Nurse Practitioner, Cardiac Surgical Intensive Care Unit and Cardiac OR, 2013-2016
  • The University of Maryland Medical Center: Nurse Practitioner, Cardiac Surgical Intensive Care Unit, 2011-2013
  • The George Washington University Hospital: Registered Nurse, Intensive Care Unit, 2009-2010

Professional memberships

  • American Association of Nurse Practitioners
  • Ohio Association of Advanced Practice Nurses