Shasta S. Kessler, MSN, APRN, CPNP

Clinical interests

  • Pediatric Headache

Shasta S. Kessler, MSN, APRN, CPNP


My name is Shasta Kessler, I graduated from the University of Kentucky with my Masters in Nursing as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner in May 2007. Prior to becoming a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner I worked at Kentucky Children’s Hospital as a clinical nurse for 4 years. I have been practicing as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner for 10 years.

I am board certified by the Pediatric Nursing Certification Board. I am currently an active member of the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners.

I currently work in pediatric neurology. My responsibilities include providing care to our patients and their families in the Child Neurology Clinic, working closely with our pediatric neurologists.

Personal statement

I have always had a passion for working with children and their families and have worked in the pediatric health care field for over 14 years. I was raised in rural Kentucky and I look forward to providing care for people from all over Kentucky and surrounding areas.


MSN, University of Kentucky

Certifications or Special training
Pediatric Nursing Certification Board, Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner (CPNP-PC)


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