Kristy obtained her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in nursing at the University of Missouri-Columbia. She worked for five years as a neonatal intensive care nurse and neonatal transport nurse in Missouri before obtaining her master’s degree. Kristy received her master’s degree as a family nurse practitioner in 1998. She worked in a family practice clinic for three years, followed by nearly ten years in pediatric primary care. She is a member of the Central Texas Nurse Practitioner Association. Kristy joined Children's Cardiology Associates (now Pediatric & Congenital Cardiology Associates) in 2011 and truly enjoys the opportunity to care for this special population of patients. She particularly enjoys working with children and adults with congenital heart disease. Kristy volunteers with the Central Texas chapter for the annual Congenital Heart Walk. She enjoys living in Austin with her husband, Phillip, and their two children.
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