Cristina was born and raised in Carrollton, GA. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in biology from the University of South Carolina. Following her undergraduate studies, she spent several years working as a medical assistant in reproductive endocrinology, surgical gynecology, and dermatology practices in the Atlanta, GA area. She then attended Augusta University, where she completed her Master’s in Physician Assistant Studies. She is published in a medical journal for her research on endometriosis during her studies.
Cristina is thrilled to be joining Dr. Shah and the entire team at Advanced Urology in Decatur! She is passionate about patient education and can’t wait to build close relationships with her patients. She is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants, American Urological Association, and Urological Association of Physician Assistants. In her spare time, Cristina enjoys cooking, trying new restaurants, spending time outdoors, and traveling.