Paul Apeles, MSN, FNP-BC, CCRN, is a cardiac nurse practitioner at Hospital for Special Surgery. He previously served as a nurse practitioner at Mount Sinai St. Luke's (New York) within the cardiac electrophysiology department. As a nurse, Paul worked at The Mount Sinai Hospital (New York) in the cardiac electrophysiology and cardiac catheterization laboratories, as well as in a cardiac Step Down Unit.
Paul's fields of academic and clinical interest include cardiac device management and cardiac arrhythmias.
He is a current member of the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses.
Paul obtained both a BSN and MSN from Dominican College in Orangeburg, NY. He is a board certified family nurse practitioner (FNP-BC) from the ANCC and also holds a certified Critical-Care Certified Nurse from the AACN.
Paul is an avid sports fan and his favorite teams include the New York Giants, Yankees, Knicks, and Rangers. In his spare time Paul can be found cycling, hiking, running, and doing CrossFit.
Master of Science, Nursing, Dominican College, New York, 2013
Bachelor of Science, Nursing, Dominican College, New York, 2007
American Nurses Credentialing Center – Family Nurse Practitioner, 2014
American Association of Critical-Care Nurses – Critical Care Certified Nurse, 2011