Cristina Vega PA-C


Originally from Lilburn, Georgia, Cristina Vega is a highly trained certified physician assistant and certified athletic trainer with over 13 years of experience.

Cristina education includes a bachelor’s degree in exercise science and athletic training from the University of Georgia, a Master of Healthcare Administration and Education from the University of Phoenix, and a master’s in physician assistant studies at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia.

Her experience as a certified athletic trainer for the Gwinnett Medical Center in Lawrenceville, Georgia, and Emory Healthcare in Atlanta, Georgia, have given Cristina  a deep understanding of evaluating, treating, and rehabilitating orthopaedic injuries.

Cristina speaks conversational Spanish.

Education and Training

  • Masters of Science, Physician Assistant Studies – Emory University – Atlanta, GA
  • Masters of Science, Healthcare Administration and Education – University of Phoenix – Phoenix, AZ
  • Bachelor of Science, Exercise and Athletic Training – University of Georgia – Athens, GA

Licensure & Certifications

  • National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants – Board Certified
  • California State Physician Assistant License
  • Certified Athletic Trainer

Department Affiliations

UCSF Fresno Department of Orthopaedic Surgery