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Joel Thorson, CNP

     Joel holds bachelor’s degrees in both Biology and Nursing. Prior to becoming a Nurse Practitioner, he worked as an Emergency Department nurse for Cleveland Clinic for five years providing care for critical patients from a diverse community. While attending The University of Cincinnati for his Master’s degree, he completed his clinical training with Cleveland Clinic and Metro Health hospital systems.

     As a Nurse practitioner, he is dedicated to providing excellent care to his patients and the community. Joel is a member of the Emergency Nurses Association, Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing, and the American Association of Nurse Practitioners.

     He lives in Stow, Ohio with his two cats, two kids, and his wife. In his spare time he enjoys reading, running, physical fitness, and spending time in the outdoors with his family.