Specialty Internal Medicine Language(s) Spoken English Joined Kelsey-Seybold October 2018 Accepting New Patients? Yes BiographyProfessional BackgroundKristen Garner graduated from Texas A&M University in 2011 where she earned her Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Science, graduating cum laude and with honors distinctions. She continued her education, completing her Master of Physician Assistant Studies in 2013 at The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, where she was on the dean’s list. Kristen has since served as a family and occupational medicine PA at Deer Park Family Clinic, where she provided acute and chronic care to patients of all ages, including labs and imaging, from 2014 to 2018. Kristen, who joined Kelsey-Seybold in 2018, holds certifications in Basic Life Support and as a Medical Examiner for Department of Transportation (DOT) exams.Professional AssociationsKristen is a fellow of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and the Texas Academy of Physician Assistants.Hobbies and InterestsKristen enjoys spending time with her family, cheering on her fightin’ Texas Aggies, traveling, the outdoors, and curling up with a good book.Fun FactsYou may not know that Kristen is an alumni of The Woodlands High School and is thrilled to be serving patients in her hometown. If she could have a useless superpower, Kristen would like the ability to cue her own theme music at any time.