About Catherine Hays, APRN-BC (FNP)

Cathy joined National Spine & Pain Centers in 2007 and works alongside Dr. Ali El-Mohandes, Dr. Kristoffer A. DeLara and Dr. Amr Badaway. She enjoys providing care to patients suffering with acute and chronic pain to improve their condition and functional levels.

Cathy has been a nurse since 1988, having spent most of her professional nursing career in critical care. She graduated with a Masters Degree in Nursing in 2004 from Shenandoah University in Winchester, Virginia, and is an ANCC board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner. Prior to joining National Spine & Pain Centers, Cathy was the Nurse Practitioner at The Free Medical Clinic of The Northern Shenandoah Valley, where she cared for patients with chronic diseases. She is also a member of Sigma Theta Tau National Nursing Honor Society.

When not caring for patients, Cathy enjoys gardening, cooking and spending time with her family and friends.


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    Hagerstown, MD Office

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    Phone: 301.665.9696