Christine Christensen

Nurse Practitioner located in Lakeland, FL

About Christine

Christine Christensen is a Board Certified Nurse Practitioner and is certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. Christine attended Brigham Young University, where she earned her Bachelor of Science in Neuroscience with a minor in Chemistry, graduating at the top of her class. She took time after completing this degree to study the neurobiology of addiction at the National Institutes of Health in Washington, D.C. She then discovered her love of applying the latest scientific advances to clinical practice and pursued a Bachelor of Science in Nursing at the University of Carolina at Chapel Hill, followed by a Master's of Science in Nursing from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Christine has a background in oncology, pulmonology, and clinical trials. She has worked as a registered nurse at Duke University Hospital, St. Joseph's Hospital (Denver), and University of Colorado Cancer Center prior to joining Dr. Jassal at Spine and Pain Institute of Florida. She has a passion for patient education, and utilizing the newest evidence-based therapies to maximize the quality of life for her patients.

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Christine Christensen is a Board Certified Nurse Practitioner and is certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. Christine attended Brigham Young University, where she earned her Bachelor of Science in Neuroscience with a minor in Chemistry, graduating at the top of her class. She took time after completing this degree to study the neurobiology of addiction at the National Institutes of Health in Washington, D.C. She then discovered her love of applying the latest scientific advances to clinical practice and pursued a Bachelor of Science in Nursing at the University of Carolina at Chapel Hill, followed by a Master's of Science in Nursing from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Christine has a background in oncology, pulmonology, and clinical trials. She has worked as a registered nurse at Duke University Hospital, St. Joseph's Hospital (Denver), and University of Colorado Cancer Center prior to joining Dr. Jassal at Spine and Pain Institute of Florida. She has a passion for patient education, and utilizing the newest evidence-based therapies to maximize the quality of life for her patients.


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