Margaret M. Hefferon, FNP-BC

Registered Nurse Pracitioner

“Education is the key to understanding and maintaining orthopedic health” – Margaret M. Hefferon

Nurse Practitioner Margaret M. Hefferon has been with Northwestern Center for Orthopedics since March, 2014. She joined NCO from the Northwestern Medical Family Foundation Department of Neurological Surgery. Prior to that, she worked for the Illinois Institute of Technology Student Health and Wellness Center, Adventist Hinsdale Hospital ICU and the neurology department at Children’s Memorial Hospital. Her collaborative role with Drs Hefferon and Anderson provides comprehensive solutions and care to patients through clinical visits and surgery. Margaret has become a fixture at NCO and is depended upon by many of our patients.

Margaret is a board certified Family Nurse Practitioner. She has a Masters of Science in Nursing from Loyola University Chicago, as well as a Bachelors of Science in Nursing from Marquette University. When she’s not at the office, she enjoys singing, dancing, bike riding and running. She is an accomplished marathoner, having completed over 20 marathons and many more half-marathons.