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Kristin Meharry, FNP-C, APRN

Specialty: 
Orthopedics
Physician Group: 
UT Health East Texas Physicians
Practices At: 

UT Health East Texas Orthopedic Institute - A department of UT Health Tyler

700 Olympic Plaza
Ste. 600
Tyler, TX 75701
903-596-3844
Hours: 

Monday - Thursday  7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Friday 7:30 a.m. - Noon 

UT Health Tyler

1000 S. Beckham Ave.
Tyler, TX 75701
903-597-0351

Kristin Meharry, RN, MSN, FNP-C, is a certified nurse practitioner who practices at the UT Health East Texas Orthopedic Institute. “The focus of my job is to help patients avoid future fractures and make lifestyle changes in order to prevent complications from osteoporosis.”

Meharry understands and emphasizes the importance of communication and prevention with her patients. “I love working with people. My philosophy is to treat patients like family members, and that’s never steered me wrong.”

Meharry earned her associate degree from Trinity Valley Community College in Athens and her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in nursing from The University of Texas at Tyler.

Board Certifications: 

Certified, American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
Certified, Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support, Pediatric Advanced Life Support, Basic Life Support
Certified, Perianesthesia Nurse

Education: 

Master of Science in nursing, certified family nurse practitioner, The University of Texas at Tyler, Tyler, TX
Bachelor of Science in nursing, The University of Texas at Tyler, Tyler, TX
Associate of Arts, Trinity Valley Community College, Athens, TX

East Texas Nurse Practitioner Association
American Association of Perianesthesia Nurses
American Association of Critical Care Nurses