Kristin Wechsler, NP practiced as a critical care nurse at Long Beach Memorial for 7 years and then went back to school for her family practice nurse practitioner degree, which she received in 2008. She then joined a large out-patient cardiology group in Long Beach where she refined her skills reading EKGs, running and interpreting stress tests, and managing complex hypertension cases. 

Kristi brings a nursing and wellness perspective to nephrology care, focusing on diet, exercise, patient adherence, and patient education. 

Kristi is a proud mom of 3 beautiful children. She also enjoys long distance running, spending time with her family and travel.