Patti Higgenbotham graduated from Creighton University with Master of Science in Nursing in 1995. She completed a Post Master Certificate in Adult Nurse Practitioner from UNMC in 2006. She is certified through the American Nurses Credentialing Center as Adult Nurse Practitioner and through the Oncology Nursing Society as an Advanced Oncology Certified Nurse. Patti is also a certified MammaCare Specialist. MammaCare is the recognized medical and scientific standard for performing and teaching manual breast examination.