Shannon Casey, CRNP

  • Nurse Practitioner

Shannon Casey, CRNP, joined the University Of Pittsburgh Department Of Neurological Surgery in August 2023, but has been an employee of UPMC since 2014. She completed her associate of science in nursing in 2013, and went straight to work as registered nurse at UPMC Shadyside with the Department of Neurosurgery. Over the course of her career she specialized primarily in treating patients in the neurologic, surgical, trauma and intensive care populations. She completed her bachelor of science in nursing in 2019 at California University of Pennsylvania, and her master of science in nursing as an adult-gerontology acute care nurse practitioner in 2022 from Walden University. 

Specialized Areas of Interest

Cranial surgery, skull base surgery, neurovascular surgery, intensive care.

Board Certifications

American Association of Critical-Care Nurses

Hospital Privileges

UPMC Presbyterian

Professional Organization Membership

American Association of Critical-Care Nurses
American Association of Nurse Practitioners
Sigma Theta Tau

Education & Training

  • ASN, Community College of Allegheny County, 2013
  • BSN, California University of Pennsylvania, 2019
  • MSN, Walden University, 2022

Honors & Awards

  • Daisy Award Recipient, UPMC, 2017-22
  • Cameos of Caring Award Recipient, UPMC, 2020
  • We Care Award Recipient, UPMC, 2020
  • Above & Beyond Award Recipient, UPMC, 2017