Village Health Partners is now a part of Catalyst Physician Group.

Kristen Mahurin, FNP-C

Meet Kristen

Kristen sees patients at our brand-new West Plano Medical Village location.

Kristen Mahurin is a certified Family Nurse Practitioner at Village Health Partners. She brings to us more than 25 years of combined nursing experience and has practiced as a nurse practitioner in family medicine for 9 years. Kristen sees patients 5 years and older.

Kristen places an emphasis on holistic care, treating more than just individual symptoms. She prioritizes listening to patients so she can better help address and relieve concerns while guiding patients toward a healthier and happier life. She believes in setting reachable goals that patients can build on and each patient’s journey is unique.

Kristen chose a career in medicine, after experiencing first-hand, personalized and compassionate nursing care that made a positive difference in her life.

How Kristen practices whole-person wellness

Kristen lives in Plano with her husband Len. They have three sons and enjoy spending time outdoors, cooking, music and traveling, as part of an active and healthy lifestyle. In her free time, Kristen also enjoys painting, watching classic movies and yoga.


Bachelor of Science in Nursing, University of Texas at Tyler
Master of Science in Nursing, University of Texas at Tyler

Care team

Kristen works hand in hand with Dr. Gothard and works closely with team members at her care station. This includes Kristen Dirks and Shelley Loomstein.

Learn more about how your care team works together here.


"Kristen was amazing and actually wanted to help me and listen. I'm so thankful I found her."


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"Kristen is the best. "


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"Kristen is a knowledgeable, informative and caring practitioner!"


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"I have been under the care of Kristen Dirks for the past two years, and my experience has been consistently positive. Her prescribed medications have proven remarkably effective, offering lasting solutions to all my health concerns. Kristen is not only friendly and compassionate but also creates a welcoming and positive environment during our interactions. I highly recommend her as a healthcare provider.."



"Love the office and Kristen D is great. But trying to get medical records. Almost impossible"