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Christina Tinkler, PA-C

Physician Group: 
UT Health East Texas Physicians
Practices At: 

UT Health East Texas Orthopedic Institute - A department of UT Health Tyler

700 Olympic Plaza
Ste. 600
Tyler, TX 75701

Monday - Thursday: 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Friday: 7:30 a.m. - Noon 

UT Health Tyler

1000 S. Beckham Ave.
Tyler, TX 75701

Christina Tinkler, PA-C, is a physician assistant at UT Health East Texas Orthopedic Institute in Tyler. She uses her combined orthopedic trauma and internal medicine experience to assess and treat bone and fragility issues.

“I enjoy the medical field because it provides the opportunity to actually impact a person’s life in a positive manner and make a difference,” she said.

Christina is passionate about bone health, including diagnosing and treating osteoporosis. “I am my patient’s advocate. I always want to do what is best for them. It is my goal for them to be able to confide in me, trust me and know that I am going to do whatever I can to make things better for them.”

Board Certifications: 

National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants, Certification


Bachelor of Physician Assistant Studies: The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

Bachelor of Science: Biology, The University of Texas at San Antonio

Associate of Science: St. Phillip’s College, San Antonio