Kendra Fugate's Bio

Kendra Fugate, DNP, APRN-C, earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Santa Fe College before attaining her Doctorate Degree in Nursing from the University of Florida. Proudly bearing the title of a UF Gator, Kendra is an esteemed member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.

Kendra holds specialized certifications in Basic Cardiac Life Support and Advanced Cardiac Life Support, demonstrating her commitment to patient wellbeing. Kendra has been a valued member of The Cardiac & Vascular Institute team, since 2015 when she started our practice as a medical assistant, and continue to develop her passion for healthcare. Her enthusiasm for serving the community and dedication to providing the highest level of care to her patients are the cornerstones of her approach to healthcare.


  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support
  • Basic Life Support

Doctorate Degree

  • Nursing, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida

Bachelor’s Degree

  • Nursing, Santa Fe College, Gainesville, Florida