Christi Alvord, APRN, CNP
Christi was born and raised in the St. Cloud area and moved to Sartell in 2003. She has spent the last 19 years working in the healthcare field of which she spent eight years working with the geriatric population.
She also has previous experience in roles at the St. Cloud Hospital. This includes working in Labor and Delivery as well as working in Quality Resources and Utilization Review with the Case Management teams.
After earning her Registered Nurse degree in 2007, Christi began working as a nurse. However, in 2016 she decided to pursue her Master’s degree in Nursing of which she graduated in May of 2019. This lead her to become a Certified Family Nurse Practitioner.
Why Family Practice?
Christi has decided to return to patient care after time away from the bedside. She enjoys caring for generations of families from infancy, as she did in Labor and Delivery, to geriatrics, like she had done for 8 years.
She takes a special interest in functional medicine, helping others heal from disease, nutrition counseling and weight loss, improving overall health and well being and gaining vitality.
Christi takes a special interest in women’s health, having recently attended a Hormone Replacement Therapy conference in Nashville, Tennessee.
She also enjoys:
- Preventative Health Care
- Bio-Identical Hormone Replacement Therapy
- Urgent Care
- Holistic Health Care
- Weight loss and nutrition counseling
Life outside of work
Christi enjoys spending time with family and friends. She lives in Sartell with her husband and two children: Cobi and Alex. Together they stay busy with sports, camping, biking, fishing, and doing anything outdoors! Her favorite thing to do is travel with her family and see the world.