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Joseph Garrett, APRN

Specialty: Thoracic Surgery

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Locations: Moffitt Cancer Center

Cancer Types Treated: Sarcoma , Thymoma , Esophageal Cancer , Lung Cancer , Pancoast Tumor

Joseph Garrett is a Certified Nurse Practitioner specializing in surgery for thoracic malignancies. He has been at Moffitt for 20 years. Joseph started his undergraduate studies at the State University of New York, and he completed his graduate studies at the University of South Florida. Joseph is board certified by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners, and he licensed by the State of Florida. Joseph has been a co-author on over 20 publications. Joseph has been recognized by his patients and peers for excellence in patients care, and he has received awards including Moffitt Cancer Center PA/ARNP of the Year and Florida Nurses Association Award of Nursing Excellence. Joseph plays an active role in the training and mentoring of students, other advanced practice professionals, residents, and fellows. Joseph is committed to providing extremely high quality care to his patients.

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