Pat J. Aldrich ARNP

Pat  J. Aldrich ARNP Nurse Practitioner

Nurse Practitioner


Pat Aldrich, a native of Stuart, Iowa, joined Iowa Heart Center’s Ames office in 2001.

Pat holds nursing degrees from Marshalltown Area Community College (1973) and Marycrest College (Davenport, Iowa, 1988). She received her nurse practitioner degree from Clarkson College in Omaha in 1999.

Pat has spent much of her career in central Iowa, working at hospitals in Waterloo, Marshalltown, Des Moines and Ames. She most recently served as cardiology director at Mary Greeley Medical Center in Ames.  

Pat has taken a special interest in how sleep disorders relate to patients with heart disease and arrhythmias. She works closely with the board certified sleep physicians in the Mercy Sleep Center – Ames (located at the Iowa Heart Center – Ames), and provides follow up care to these patients.