Leah Granucci, CPNP
Leah Granucci, CPNP, is the inpatient Nurse Practitioner for the Division of Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery at New York-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital. Leah works closely with the orthopedic team to manage patient medical care, anticipate discharge needs and provide post-operative education to patients and parents. Leah is also the pin point Nurse Practitioner for Dr. Lawrence Lenke and manages his patients both in and out of the hospital.
Leah’s responsibilities as the inpatient Pediatric Orthopedic Nurse Practitioner are to streamline the care for the post-operative orthopedic patients from the time of surgery through discharge, including coordinating care and ensuring good communication amongst the multidisciplinary teams involved in our patients’ unique care.
Leah Granucci has over 13 years of experience as a Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner. Prior to joining the Division of Pediatric Orthopedics, she was a PNP in the divisions of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine and Pediatric Hematology, Oncology and Bone Marrow Transplant at the Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital of New York. In addition she was a registered nurse in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit and Pediatric Emergency Department at Weill Cornell Hospital.
Leah graduated with a Bachelor degree in Nursing from Rutgers University. She completed her Master’s Degree in Nursing at Hunter College of New York.