Thursday, April 13, 2017 7:38AM
MerrimackArel joins practiceat St. Joseph

Certified Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner Heather L. Arel has joined the practice of St. Joseph Hospital OB/GYN in Merrimack. Prior to joining St. Joseph, she practiced in the Monadnock region for over 20 years.

Arel earned her Master of Science in nursing from the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, specializing in women’s health. She is a Certified Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner, credentialed by the National Certification Corporation for the obstetric, gynecologic and neonatal nursing specialties, and has continued to successfully recertify every three years. Her clinical interests include preventive women’s health, obstetrical care, adolescent gynecology, and pudendal nerve entrapment. Since 1999, Arel has held an academic appointment with Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth Medical School as adjunct assistant professor in obstetrics and gynecology.