Specialty: Internal Medicine, Primary Care
Hospital Affiliation: Grandview Medical Center
Kristi Dees, APRN is a nurse practitioner with over 15 years of experience. This includes the Emergency Department, Operating Room, inpatient and observation units. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Armstrong Atlantic State University in Georgia and a Master of Science in Nursing from Georgia Southern University.
What is a Certified Nurse Practitioner?
A certified nurse practitioner is a licensed provider that has completed a master's or doctoral degree program and has advanced clinical training. They work in collaboration with physicians to diagnose and treat health conditions. Like physicians, they can make referrals, provide physical exams, order and interpret tests, and prescribe medications.