Alejandro Del Real, nurse practitioner, has joined Vascular Specialists, which has offices in Olympia Fields, New Lenox, Orland Park and Chicago.
A native of Chicago, Del Real earned his Bachelor of Science in nursing from Loyola University Chicago. He began working at Northwestern Memorial Hospital and gained experience in surgical services, including robotic, gynecologic, cosmetic and reconstructive surgeries, wound care and postoperative care during his nearly 17-year tenure. In 2014, Del Real graduated with honors from Resurrection University in Chicago with a Master of Science in Nursing as a Family Nurse Practitioner. He is also certified by the American Heart Association in Basic Life Support, is a Certified Nurse, Operating Room and is a Registered Nurse First Assistant.
Del Real is also a hard core Cubs fan and plays in a Wooden Bat League in the Hegewisch area.