Specialty Surgery Language(s) Spoken English Joined Kelsey-Seybold October 2020 Accepting New Patients? Yes BiographyPhysician Assistant to Roy Won, MDProfessional BackgroundChristina Elder earned her Bachelor of Science in kinesiology with a minor in nutrition at The University of Texas in Austin in 2008. She completed her Master of Physician Assistant Studies at The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston in 2016, which included clinical rotations in Internal Medicine, General Surgery, Endocrinology, Gynecology, Cardiology, and Psychiatry. After completing her education, Christina worked as a physician assistant at Texas Children’s Hospital in The Woodlands from 2016 to 2020, coordinating and providing patient care in Pediatric General Surgery. She joined Kelsey-Seybold in October 2020.Professional Associations Christina is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants, the Texas Association of Physician Assistants, and the American Academy of Surgical Physician Assistants.Hobbies and interests Christina enjoys spending time with family, friends, and her golden retriever, working out, listening to music, and reading.Fun Facts The best advice Christina has ever received is: “Nothing worthwhile comes easy.”She ranks Austin as the most interesting place where she has lived and says wine is her guilty pleasure.