Cheryl B. Stano, NP, is a board-certified family nurse practitioner in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at McGovern Medical School at UTHealth Houston.
Cheryl specializes in orthopedic hand and upper extremity surgery and is the nurse practitioner to Kyle R. Woerner, MD. She received her Associate Degree in Nursing in 2002, Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston in 2008, and Master of Science in Nursing from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston in 2012. She has worked her entire career in the Texas Medical Center in Houston in the surgical setting. In 2013, Cheryl joined the UTHealth Houston family as a nurse practitioner in the Department of Surgery, working in acute care and trauma surgery. She joined Dr. Woerner and the orthopedic surgery team in 2018.
Cheryl is a member of several professional organizations, including the American Association of Nurse Practitioners, Texas Nurse Practitioners, and Houston Area Nurse Practitioners.
Outside of her medical interests, Cheryl enjoys traveling, jogging, yoga, cooking, and spending weekends at the lake with her family and her dog.