Kristina Schaefer is an Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner and Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner by the ANCC. She received her A.A. in Nursing/RN from DeAnza College in 1994 and her Bachelor of Science in Nursing and Master of Nursing from Washington State University in 2009.She is a member of the Honor Society of Nursing-Sigma Theta Tau International, the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, and the American Geriatrics Society.
Kris provides up-to-date, evidence-based medicine tailored to meet each patient’s specific-needs. She emphasizes the importance of preventive medicine, diet and lifestyle changes to improve her patients’ health and quality of life. She wants to help them make educated, informed decisions, so that they can take an active and engaged role in their health. She enjoys taking care of minor injuries, as well as chronic conditions, and treats adolescents to geriatrics.
Kris has worked in various areas including family practice, urgent care, orthopedics, home health, IV infusion, and hospice in California, Alaska, Washington and Oregon.
Kris is the proud mother of two children and enjoys reading and gardening.