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Kristen Howard is a Shreveport native who has joined OB/GYN Associates as a Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner. She brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the team at OB/GYN Associates of Shreveport.

Kristen received her Bachelor's degree in nursing at Northwestern State University in 2005. Before becoming a WHNP Kristen worked as a Registered Nurse in a level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. She received her Master's in Nursing-Women's Health Nurse Practitioner degree from Northwestern State University in May 2011. She is board certified through the National Certification Corporation, and is a member of the National Association of Nurse Practitioners in Women's Health, as well as, Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing.

"Women's health is my passion. I am excited to be able to use my experience and education to empower and care for women and their families. I understand the concerns of women as they juggle their daily lives, families and their health care needs." Kristen strives to develop a personal relationship with each patient and feels that trust and communication are essential to developing that relationship.

She and her husband, Richard, have five children, Bryce, Dalton, Madelyn, Maycie and Holden. When she is not working, she enjoys spending time with her family.