Lydia Kern, APRN-CPNP
Nurse Practitioner, Lydia Kern grew up on the west side where she graduated from Colerain High School. She attended the Ohio State University and graduated Magna Cum Laude with distinction receiving a Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences with a focus on Health and Wellness. While at Ohio State, Lydia was a four-time varsity scholar-athlete in Cross Country and received national recognition as a Big Ten Distinguished Scholar Athlete for her commitment to academic excellence. She also received the Award of Merit from the School of Allied Medical Professions and the Presiden’s Salute to Undergraduate Academic Achievement award. To continue her education, Lydia headed south matriculating at Duke University where she completed a Bachelor of Science in Nursing with Honors. She stayed at Duke for her first professional experience working as an RN in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit at Duke University Hospital. While continuing to work full time, Lydia continued her education at Duke and completed a Masters of Science in Nursing gaining her Nurse Practitioner credentials.
Lydia currently lives in the Kenwood area. When she isn’t working, she can be found spending time with family and friends. She is an avid runner, still plays rugby among other athletic endeavors, loves the outdoors and is a passionate “dog mom” to Ellie and Sophie.
Lydia sees patients at both the Milford and Hyde Park locations. She is board certified by the ANCC, regularly attends and has presented at NAPNAP Symposiums.