Meet our exceptional, caring and award-winning Advanced Practice Providers at Astera Cancer Care.

Astera Cancer Care

At Astera Cancer Care, our Advanced Practice Providers are dedicated to enhancing the quality of your care. They are highly-trained, experienced medical professionals who combine their diverse backgrounds with a shared commitment to excellent care and outcomes. Whether that involves working on research and quality improvement projects, presenting at national conferences, teaching or advocating for patients in front of members of the US Senate and Congress, their care for you inspires them to do more.

Their renowned work has garnered them national recognition and honors, such as the Emerging Leader Award from Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) and the Cure® Extraordinary Healer® Award from Cancer Research & Education. In addition, Amita Patel, was selected as the only American Nurse Practioner to participate in the prestigious European conference from the European Oncology Nursing Society.


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Rachel Carroll, MSN, FNP-BC, AOCNP
Tina D. Flocco, AOCNP, ANP-BC
Miguel Gonzalez, MSN, ACNPC-AG
Lauren Kiley, MSN, AGPCNP-BC
Joshua Oderanti, DNP, APN, FNP-BC
Amita B. Patel, AOCNP, NP-C
Michael J. Rodia, Jr. PA-C
Valerie Shander, AOCNP, FNP
Shannon L. Woerner, AOCNP, ANP-BC