Kristen Dirks MSN, APRN, FNP-C is board certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner through American Association of Nurse Practitioners. She completed her undergraduate degree at East Texas Baptist University and graduate studies at Texas Tech University.
She comes to Pinnacle Pain Management with more than 8 years of nursing experience, with a diverse background in post-surgical, cardiology, ICU, and emergency medicine.
During her graduate education she received Health Sciences Center Resident Graduate Scholarship seven times, Health Sciences Center Hearst Scholarship and Health Sciences Center President’s scholarship. She is a member of American Association of Nurse Practitioners, North Texas Nurse Practitioners, Sigma Theta Tau and Texas Tech Golden Key.
Kristen has a dedication to evidence-based practice and a holistic approach to providing health care. She has a desire to ensure patients fully understand their condition and their treatment plan.