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Welcome Kylee Bakker, CPNP, Pediatrics!

Kylee Bakker

Kylee Bakker (Schlepp), DNP, ARNP, CPNP-PC
Joins the Great Falls Clinic Pediatrics Team

July 7, 2021 – The Great Falls Clinic is pleased to welcome Kylee Bakker, CPNP, to our Great Falls Clinic Pediatrics team at the Main Clinic. Kylee will provide pediatric services including general pediatrics, developmental and behavioral medicine, preventative medicine, in-office procedures, and education and guidance for patients and parents regarding disease prevention and health promotion. Kylee will work alongside Dr. Elizabeth Farnsworth and Dr. Colleen Marron to expand pediatric services at the Great Falls Clinic Main.

Kylee graduated from Carroll College in Helena, Montana with her Bachelor of Science in Nursing in 2013 and practiced as a Registered Nurse in Missoula, Montana before continuing her nursing and Advanced Practice career in Seattle, Washington. She was accepted to the University of Washington Pediatric Nurse Practitioner program in 2015 where she completed a Graduate School of Nursing Education Abroad in Naivasha, Kenya in 2016 and went on to complete her Doctorate of Nursing Practice, including her Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner certification in 2018. Kylee extended her learning in the pediatric specialty by completing an additional Fellowship year at Seattle Children’s Hospital in 2019, caring for several acute pediatric populations. Kylee has been practicing full time as a General Surgery Advanced Practice Provider at Seattle Children’s Hospital since 2019.

Kylee is originally from Conrad, Montana and is excited to return home to family and familiar faces. She is eager to begin her new career in outpatient pediatrics and is honored to care for children in her home state of Montana. In her spare time, Kylee dedicates time to her husband and family, enjoys working her family ranch, and exploring the outdoors.

Kylee is accepting new patients August 16, 2021 at the Great Falls Clinic – Main Clinic, 1400 29th Street South, Great Falls. For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call 406.454.2171 or visit www.gfclinic.com.

About the Great Falls Clinic:

In 1917, four visionary medical leaders opened a world-class comprehensive health care center, with an integrated team of specialists and a personal approach to wellness—far from an urban center. Today, the Clinic is Montana’s largest independent group of physicians, providing the greater Great Falls area with a vast range of health services: diverse specialty medical clinics, a warm and caring hospital, urgent care clinics, family practice, vision services, and a surgical center.

As a provider-led organization, the Clinic is committed to recruiting the most contemporary medical staff, harnessing the power of the latest medical technologies, continually striving for advancement, and above all, working as a team to meet the health needs of the 225,000 residents living in our 17 local counties.

The Great Falls Clinic is committed to improving the health and wellness of our community by providing the best healthcare possible. To schedule an appointment with a primary care provider or specialist, please call 406.454.2171.