Christina Elder, MPAS, PA-C
- The Woodlands
Texas Children's Hospital
|University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston||masters||Master of Physician Assistant Studies|
Christina Elder, MPAS, PA-C is a Physician Assistant in the Department of Surgery at Texas Children’s Hospital-The Woodlands. She works alongside a group of Advanced Practice Providers and is part of the Pediatric General Surgery team. Christina sees patients in an outpatient clinic setting as well as assisting in the operating room.
Christina is an NCCPA certified physician assistant and is licensed by the Texas Medical Board. She attended the University of Texas-Austin earning her bachelor’s degree in Nutrition and Kinesiology in 2008. After working 6 years as a nutritionist and fitness trainer, Christina expanded her scope of practice and attended the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston where she earned a Master’s in Physician Assistant Studies. Her interests include minimally invasive surgical techniques, improving patient outcomes after surgery, and health/wellness promotion.
|American Academy of Physician Assistants||Fellow Member|
|American Academy of Surgical Physician Assistants||Fellow Member|
|Texas Academy of Physician Assistants||Fellow Member|