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Heather Augustyniak, DNP, APRN

Director, Survivorship Program, Advanced Practice Registered Nurse

4.9 out of 5 stars 4.9 (231)

Areas of Expertise Include:

  • Cancer Survivorship
  • Breast Oncology
  • Gynecologic Oncology
  • Sexual Wellness
  • Screening & Prevention
  • Women's Health

Heather Augustyniak, DNP, APRN-C, spent nearly a decade caring for patients with cancer as a lead oncology survivorship provider at Northwestern Medicine in Chicago, Illinois. She returned to her hometown Jacksonville, Florida in 2020 and joined the Baptist MD Anderson Cancer Center as the Lead Survivorship Advanced Practice Provider. She has developed, implemented, and oversees the L.I.F.E. Survivorship Program which provides comprehensive expert medical, psychosocial, and educational services to cancer survivors. She also led the development of an Oncology Women’s Sexual Health Clinic and the restructuring of the High-Risk Breast Screening and Prevention Clinic. Her areas of expertise include:

About Me

My philosophy of care is to engage and work with the patient and their family to develop a personalized treatment plan that addresses the unique issues they are facing as cancer survivors and improve overall health outcomes and quality of life.


  • Director, Survivorship Program


  • Advanced Practice Registered Nurse


  • Associate Degree in Nursing - Undergraduate

    Florida State College of Jacksonville - Jacksonville, FL

    2002 - 2006

  • Master of Science in Nursing - Graduate

    The University of Alabama at Birmingham - Birmingham, AL

    2011 - 2012

  • Doctor of Nursing Practice - Post Graduate

    University of Florida - Gainesville, FL

    2021 - 2022

  • Bachelors of Science in Nursing - Undergraduate

    University of Alabama at Birmingham - Birmingham, AL

    2010 - 2011

Hospital Affiliation

  • Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville
  • Baptist Medical Center South

Legal Practice Name

Baptist-Southeast Gynecologic Oncology Associates Inc.