Kahren A. Dy-Patacsil joins CenterWell as a certified Family Nurse Practitioner, bringing over 18 years of experience within the healthcare industry. She earned her Master’s degree from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Kahren decided on pursuing a career in the healthcare field as a way to make a difference in other people’s lives by helping them become healthy individuals. In her role as a Nurse Practitioner, she values the opportunity to properly educate her patients about their diseases and better ways to manage their medical conditions. Kahren enjoys taking her time with her patients to learn about their health history and wellness goals, so that she can guide them throughout their healthy journey. Throughout her extensive experience as a Nurse Practitioner, Kahren has always emphasized the importance of building a relationship with her patients founded on trust and communication, because she believes it helps them feel comfortable communicating their concerns with her. This also allows her to better address their health factors by working with their provider to develop a personalized care plan that’s created for their individual needs. Kahren is experienced in assessing, diagnosing, and treating the acute and chronic illnesses of the elderly population, which is why she encourages maintenance care and promotes regular preventative screenings to her patients as key factors to staying healthy. When she’s not at the office caring for patients, Kahren enjoys traveling and watching all types of sports.