“Pa, Friend, Advocate”
Christopher Ceriale is a certified physician assistant (PA-C) who is trained in primary care with a specialty in urology. He currently works with UC San Diego Health in the Urology department, and has had previous work experience with HIV management and with Planned Parenthood of the Pacific Southwest. He is comfortable treating primary care related concerns — from the common cold to acute injuries like lacerations — and is proficient in reproductive medicine, such as STI screening and PrEP for HIV prevention.
Mr. Ceriale completed the joint masters program at Touro University of California in Vallejo, earning him both a Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies and Master of Public Health. He holds a bachelor’s degree in biology from San Diego State University. Mr. Ceriale is board certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants.
He is a member of the American Association of Physician Assistants, the California Association of Physician Assistants and the American Urology Association.
In his free time, Mr. Ceriale enjoys mentoring pre-PA students, doing high-intensity interval training (HIIT), trying new neighborhood restaurants and going to Disneyland.