Kimberly Smits, ARNP, CBN

Kimberly Smits, ARNP, is an advanced nurse practitioner board certified in family medicine and is a certified bariatric nurse. Her medical interests include bariatric and weight loss surgery, as well as adolescent and adult health. Kimberly’s experience includes working as a registered nurse at St. Francis Hospital’s inpatient post-bariatric unit. She believes in educating her patients on their treatment options to better enable them to make the decisions suited to their unique lifestyles. With a strong interest in obesity issues, Kimberly offers patients the support and information they need to help recover safely and live healthier lifestyles.

Kimberly is a graduate of Pacific Lutheran University and likes to participate in community walks and runs in her spare time. She is a member of Sigma Theta Tau, the nursing honors society, and affiliated with the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.

Name with degree:Kimberly Smits, ARNP, CBN
Specialties:Bariatric Surgery
Board certified:Yes
Hospital affiliation: • St. Francis Hospital, Federal Way
Interests: • Adolescent Health
• Bariatric/Weight Loss Surgery
• Obesity
• Weight Loss Surgery
Medical School:Pacific Lutheran University


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