Jill Root, F.N.P., Family Nurse Practitioner

Jill Root, F.N.P., Family Nurse Practitioner


Jill Root is a certified family nurse practitioner with the physical medicine and rehabilitation team at Gillette Children’s Specialty Healthcare. She works with children who have spina bifida, cerebral palsy, developmental concerns, scoliosis and toe-walking concerns, as well as with patients who need follow-up care for botulinum toxin injections, baclofen refills and other needs. She is certified with the American Nurses Credentialing Center and has a master of science degree in nursing from the College of St. Scholastica in Duluth, Minn.

She sees patients at Gillette’s Brainerd Lakes, Minnetonka and Willmar clinics and at the Alexandria and Detroit Lakes locations of our outreach services in greater Minnesota.


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