Mary Connolly, RN, CNP

"By spending a little extra time answering questions and educating our patients, we empower them and improve their care and outcomes."

About Me

Mary Connolly, RN, CNP

Mary has been with English Dermatology since 2001. Prior to EDC, Mary had twenty years of hospital experience as an R.N. Her clinical background includes, Medical Surgical, ICU, OR, Psych ER, NICU, L&D, Hospital Management and Dermatology. Beginning her career in California, Mary worked as a staff nurse, charge nurse and assistant clinical director, always directly involved in patient care. Even as a Clinical Director of a Level Ill OB Department, with 24 hour accountability, she always remained hands on in patient care and as a patient advocate. She also planned, developed and opened a Level Ill NICU. After relocating to Arizona, Mary worked as Administrative Supervisor of Nursing in a 350 bed hospital. Her duties included problem solving for administration, medical and ancillary departments. She was also responsible for assisting and managing code blues. Prior to N.P. school Mary worked as a Maternal Child Health Supervisor. She coordinated a government maternal child health program for the state of Arizona. She was responsible for managing multiple offices and providing education and community outreach throughout the state. 

Mary received her Bachelor of Science Degree from Chapman University and her N.P. from the University of Phoenix. She worked several years as an N.P. at Pinal County Health Department and in private practice prior to Dermatology. Her Dermatology career began at Clear Start Dermatology Centers in 1998 where she worked as an autonomous Nurse Practitioner. Mary is a member of the Dermatology Nurses Association, and has been actively involved in community education.

She brings a wide range of knowledge and experience to our practice. Her leisure time is spent with her husband and family in the mountains. She enjoys, traveling, reading, sports, hiking, biking and outdoor activities.
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Where I Practice

English Dermatology @ Gilbert

English Dermatology @ Gilbert

3011 S Lindsay Rd Suite 111
Gilbert, AZ 85295


Accepted Insurance


My Training & Credentials

Undergraduate & Medical
  • Undergraduate Degree: Chapman University -- B.S.N 
  • Nursing Degree: University of Phoenix -- M.S.N. 
Board of Certification
  • Board Certified Women's Health Care Nurse Practitioner, The National Certification Corporation for the Obstetric, Gynecologic and Neonatal Nursing Specialties 
Professional Societies
  • Dermatology Nurses Association

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