Kristen grew up in Kansas and has always enjoyed taking care of people. That is what led to her career as a highly accomplished nurse practitioner. She obtained her undergraduate degree in nursing form Baker University, started traveling nursing and fell in love with the Southern California weather. She worked as a nurse for 13 years before going back to receive her Masters of Science in Nursing.
She has served as the Bariatric Program Coordinator/ Nurse Practitioner for the Center for Weight Loss at Cedars Sinai Center the past seven years.
Kristen cares for her patients the same way she would treat her family members. It is important to her to support her patients‚ and answer any questions or concerns they may have in order to help them achieve their healthcare goals.