Kiersten Young-Melendez is a certified Physician Assistant and graduate of  the Stanford University School of Medicine Primary Care Associate Program. She has extensive prior experience as a telemetry nurse in the hospital setting. Kiersten advocates a healthy lifestyle and enjoys counseling patients regarding risk factor modification including diet and exercise. She is a member of the California Association of Physician Assistants and the American College of Cardiology.

Kiersten is a native to the area and makes her home here in Bakersfield with her family. She enjoys kickboxing, traveling, cooking, and spending time with her family and friends.

 
Physician Assistant:
 
Stanford University School of Medicine
Palo Alto, California
 
Associate of Science:
Registered Nursing
Bakersfield College
Bakersfield, California

Clinical Experience:

  • Cardiology
  • Trauma Med/Surg
  • Patient Education

Affiliations:

  • California Association of Physician Assistants
  • American Association of Physician Assistants
  • American College of Cardiology
  • California Nurses Association
Certifications:

  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support
  • Basic Life Support