Christina Elder, MPAS, PA-C

Location

  • The Woodlands

Phone: 936-267-7333

Contact Information

Texas Children's Hospital - The Woodlands
17580 Interstate 45 South, 3rd floor
The Woodlands,
United States

Physician Assistant-Certified

Texas Children's Hospital

Education

School Education Degree Year
University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston masters Master of Physician Assistant Studies

About

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.

Organization

Organization Name Role
American Academy of Physician Assistants Fellow Member
American Academy of Surgical Physician Assistants Fellow Member
Texas Academy of Physician Assistants Fellow Member