Kristine Nguyen was born and raised in Southern California. She earned her bachelor’s degree in International Studies from UC San Diego. After graduation, she went on to earn her dual Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies and Master of Public Health degrees from Touro University, California. During her clinical training, Kristine received specialized training in dermatology, general surgery, and plastic/reconstructive surgery.
Kristine is licensed by the medical board of California and board-certified by the National Commission on Certification for Physician Assistants. She loves to use a holistic approach in helping patients of different backgrounds with their skin conditions and concerns. She is an active member of the California Dermatology Physician Assistant Society and a fellow of the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants.
Outside of clinic, Kristine loves to practice yoga, travel, scuba dive, snowboard, and bake.