Kristen Hammes, APRN
Kristen is a Board-Certified Adult Health Nurse Practitioner. She began her career in nursing by working in the intensive care unit in Evansville, IN. Since then she has logged nearly 24 years of experience in various areas of nursing including PACU, teaching, cardiology, ED and most recently aesthetic medicine. In addition to extensive clinical experience, Kristen also has a comprehensive academic background that includes a Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing (1994) and a Master’s of Science in Nursing from the Adult Health Nurse Practitioner Program (2001), both from the University of Nebraska Medical Center.
Kristen’s combination of clinical education and experience provide a strong foundation to allow her to exceed in aesthetics. She obtained her Certified Aesthetic Nurse Specialist (CANS) designation in 2014. For the past 2 years, she has been a trainer for Allergan Medical Institute (AMI). She enjoys educating other health care professionals about proper technique and the newest trends in injectables. She has been invited to lecture many times in the community and medical settings.
Outside of work, Kristen likes to spend time exercising and traveling with family and friends. She especially likes the beach and scuba diving. She also enjoys hiking and skiing in the mountains. She and her husband, Tim, keep busy with their girls Megan (17) and Mallory (14).