Christina Yu, PT, DPT
Christina received her B.S. at the University of California, Santa Cruz and Doctor of Physical Therapy at the University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences.
Christina knew that she wanted to go into the medical field when she was in elementary school. She knew that she wanted to be a part patients’ lives and help them get healthier. Initially, Christina wanted to be a Family Physician, but later realized that such a path would not afford her the ability to build relationships and truly understand her patients. In college, Christina’s mother directed her towards physical therapy which fulfills all of her lifelong desires in a career.
The greatest reward of physical therapy is being part of the process to help patients achieve their goals and return to activities that add to their quality of life.
- Doctor of Physical Therapy from University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences
- Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences from University of California, Santa Cruz
In her spare time, Christina enjoys reading, eating, hiking, traveling, spending time with friends and family, and more eating. She considers herself a “fangirl” of many sorts, and loves everything Disney, Harry Potter, Star Wars, and Lord of the Rings. She is also an Anaheim Ducks and Manchester United fan.