Adriana Messina, MSN, CRNP, FNP-BC

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Adriana Messina, MSN, CRNP, FNP-BC, is a nurse practitioner in the Division of Urology at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Areas of Expertise: Bladder and bowel function and dysfunction, Urinary incontinence and voiding education, Video urodynamics
Locations: Specialty Care & Surgery Center, Bucks County; Specialty Care & Surgery Center, Brandywine Valley; Main Hospital; Specialty Care, King of Prussia
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Board Certification

Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner (CRNP)
Family Nurse Practitioner – Board Certified (FNP-BC)

Undergraduate Degree

BSN - Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA

Graduate Degree

MSN - Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA

Titles and Academic Titles

Family Nurse Practitioner

Conditions Treated

Departments and Services

Research Interests

Neurogenic bladder
Lower urinary tract symptoms
Promoting healthy lifestyle changes and alternative therapies for patients across the lifespan with lower urinary tract symptoms





Messian A. “Stroke Incidence in Men” chapter in Manual of Men’s Health a practice guide for APRNs and PAs. Springer Publishing 2019.

Awards and Honors

Promise of Nursing Scholarship Award

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

International Continence Society
Pediatric Urology Nurse Specialists
Society for Urologic Nurses and Associates