Rachel Faustino, M.S.N., C.P.N.P., I.B.C.L.C.
Rachel Faustino, M.S.N., C.P.N.P., I.B.C.L.C. is one of 2020’s fantastic additions to the Children’s Medical Group family of medical practitioners. Rachel completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, VA. She then went on to continue her graduate study in nursing at Columbia University in New York, NY. Ms. Faustino is a certified pediatric nurse practitioner and a member of the American Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners.
Rachel’s medical interests include newborn medicine and lactation support, allergy and asthma care, and the importance of new parent support and education. She has extensive experience with pediatric critical care as well as inpatient pediatric cardiology at Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital and Walter Reed Army Medical Center.
Ms. Faustino grew up in Westchester County, NY, but she has lived in many locations throughout her husband’s service in the U.S. Army. They are happy to have settled down back in Northern Westchester to plant roots with their two young daughters. Rachel was also a Division I cheerleader at University of Virginia and coached high school cheer for many years in Westchester County. These days, you’ll find her enjoying the outdoors with her family, hiking, skiing or just enjoying time together on the lake where they live. She is excited to bring her expertise to the Children’s Medical Group!