Cristina N. Thurber, PA

Cristina N. Thurber, PA

Physician Assistant
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Ascension Medical Group
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Cristina N. Thurber, PA, is a physician assistant specializing in cardiology with Ascension Alabama in Birmingham. She takes the time to listen to understand you and your health to deliver a personalized, compassionate heart and vascular care plan. Nina is part of our cardiology care team diagnosing and treating many types of cardiovascular disease. As a PA, she conducts medical heart history evaluations, assists with procedures, and explains lab tests, imaging tests and EKG results. You do not have to navigate your care alone – Nina helps connect the dots for you. 

Whether you have new symptoms or want to talk to a physician assistant about questions or concerns, she is here for you. Nina is trained to evaluate chest pain and other heart disease symptoms, and is highly trained in diagnostic heart tests and procedures, and follow-up care after heart surgery.
Meet Cristina N. Thurber, PA



  • Nova Southeastern Univ


  • University of Virginia


Hospital Affiliations

  • Alabama PHO (MC)
  • Ascension Alabama Managed Care


  • National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants - Physician Assistant - Certified (PA-C)


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