Ligiola Aranaga Sanchez, MSN, APRN, CPNP-PC
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Comprehensive Pediatric Epilepsy Program, UT Health Austin Pediatric Neurosciences at Dell Children’s
The University of Texas at Austin, MSN
La Universidad del Zulia, Maracaibo, Venezuela, Venezuela, Medical Degree
Biography and Education
Ligiola Aranaga Sanchez, MSN, APRN, CPNP-PC, is a licensed pediatric nurse practitioner in the Comprehensive Pediatric Epilepsy Program within UT Health Austin Pediatric Neurosciences at Dell Children’s. She specializes in the management of pediatric epilepsy and neurodevelopmental disorders, such as autism and ADHD. Additionally, Ligiola Aranaga Sanchez is an advanced practice nurse in the Dell Medical School Department of Neurology.
Ligiola Aranaga Sanchez earned her master’s in nursing with from The University of Texas at Austin and a medical degree from La Universidad del Zulia in Maracaibo, Venezuela. She also earned her primary care pediatric nurse practitioner certification.
Ligiola Aranaga Sanchez’s research interests involve healthcare disparities. She also serves as a pediatric nurse practitioner in Dell Children’s Medical Center’s Clínica Hispana de Epilepsia Pediátrica (Hispanic Clinic for Pediatric Epilepsy), which offers personalized epilepsy care for Spanish-speaking patients and their families with limited English proficiency.
- Pediatric epilepsy
- Pediatric Nursing Certification Board, Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Primary Care
- Texas Board of Nursing, Licensed Advanced Practice Registered Nurse
- Texas Board of Nursing, Licensed Registered Nurse