Kristal Gardiner is a board-certified nurse practitioner. She began her career as a registered nurse in 2006 and specialized in intensive/critical care nursing for over 8 years. She then went on to receive a Master of Science in Nursing and relocated to the Washington, DC region. She is a very well-rounded provider with experience across the healthcare spectrum. Kristal is thorough and thoughtful in her approach to providing mental health services and support for her patients. She considers caring for patients a privilege, and one she does not take for granted. In her free time Kristal enjoys traveling globally with her family, exploring new farmers markets, and reading fiction novels.
All emotions are healthy, getting stuck within them is not. - Dr. Nicole LePera