Sarah B. Zerhusen DNP, APRN, NP-C
Sarah is a certified Nurse Practitioner working alongside Madhu R. Yakkanti, M.D, who specializes in the area of hip and knee joint replacements and fracture management.
Sarah is a certified Nurse Practitioner working alongside Madhu R. Yakkanti, M.D, who specializes in the area of hip and knee joint replacements and fracture management. She grew up in Louisville and graduated from Centre College where she earned a B.S. in Biology. While attending Centre, Sarah was a four time all-conference and all-American honorable mention volleyball player. After graduating from Centre, Sarah obtained a B.S. in Nursing from Bellarmine University. She then completed her graduate degree at the University of Kentucky where she earned a Doctorate of Nursing Practice specializing as a Family Nurse Practitioner.
Previous to her employment at the Louisville Orthopedic Clinic, Sarah gained experience in orthopedics as a staff nurse in the trauma/surgical intensive care unit and outpatient surgery center at the University of Louisville Hospital, where she worked for six years. She also gained experience in medical and pharmaceutical research after serving as a clinical research coordinator for two years.
Sarah became board certified through the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Board in 2018 and has been practicing in orthopedics. She is a member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) and was inducted into the Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing in 2011.