Kristine Estrella, PA-C
Kristine Estrella, PA-C, has called Las Vegas home since 1995. She joined the Vein Nevada team in 2021. Within her role as a Physician Assistant at Vein Nevada, Kristine provides new patient consultations, physical exams, and post-procedural follow-ups. In addition, she performs diagnostic assessments and develops care plans. Kristine is also actively involved in patient education and offers preventative health care expertise.
She earned her Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts degrees in Criminal Justice at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas and conducted research projects focused on improving the quality of life and increasing safety for residents of Southern Nevada. She also served as a teaching assistant for undergraduate courses including statistics and theory. The values and skills she acquired during her research gave her drive to help others and inspired Kristine to pursue a career as a medical provider.
Kristine completed a Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies program at Touro University Nevada in Henderson, Nevada. While attending Touro University Nevada, Kristine served as Vice President of Student Affairs in student government and worked as a peer tutor. Kristine's physician assistant training was concentrated on Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Dermatology, Emergency Medicine and Trauma, Surgery, Pediatric Medicine, Women’s Health, and Touro University Nevada’s Mobile Health Clinic. Her healthcare-related experience includes working as a medical scribe at Dignity Health Hospitals and as a medical assistant at a private family practice. She is an active member of the Academy of American Physician Assistants and the Nevada Academy of Physician Assistants. Outside of medicine, Kristine enjoys learning new recipes and trying new coffee shops. She is excited to be a part of the Vein Nevada team to serve her patients and get them on the path to better health.