Christina Avilina, PA-C
Christina Avilina is a Physician Assistant in dermatology. She completed her physician assistant training with a master’s degree in Physician Assistant Studies at Idaho State University in Pocatello, Idaho before joining the GoldinSkin Dermatology team in 2017. Christina is a member of the American Association of Physician Assistants and the Illinois Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants.
Christina was born in Minsk, Belarus and immigrated to the United States when she was 9 years old. In 2010, she earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing from Lewis University in Romeoveille, IL, where she also played for the Women’s Volleyball team. She spent 3 years working as a Pharmaceutical Sales Representative for Boehringer-Ingelheim, promoting and educating providers about medications for cardiac and pulmonary conditions and diabetes.
Prior to beginning her physician assistant training, she worked as a medical scribe while completing her prerequisite courses in science.
Christina’s personal interests include tennis, volleyball, yoga, cooking and craft projects. She also enjoys spending time in outdoors. She is fluent in Russian and speaks conversational Spanish.
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