Kristin L. Waugh, MSN, FNP-C
Kristin (Kris) Waugh is a Nurse Practitioner who holds a Master’s degree as Family Nurse Practitioner-Rural Health and Bachelors in Science; Nursing from the University of Central Missouri. Prior to Nursing, she had obtained a Bachelors of Science; Business Administration-Management. She is board certified through the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.
As a registered nurse she has experiences in the pediatric intensive care unit and dialysis. As a nurse practitioner she has worked in Occupational Medicine, Internal Medicine and Orthopedics. Her experiences in orthopedics allow her to offer many types of treatment options from conservative, to joint injections, basic fracture management, and laceration repair. She is a certified medical examiner for the National Registry of Certified Medical Examiner’s. During her education she was a regular member of the Dean’s list and a member of the Delta Epsilon Iota Honor Society. She is focused on improving the lives, quality and outcomes of the patients she is privileged to serve. She has worked with all ages from pediatrics to geriatrics. Personal satisfaction is gained from seeing patients regain function, mobility, and improve health; leading to improved quality of life.
Kris grew up in Blue Springs and moved to Pleasant Hill in 1989. She has raised her family, with her husband, in Cass County, Missouri. She enjoys many outdoor activities including, boating, skiing, biking, jogging and spending time with family and friends.