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About Christina Buenrostro, MSN, FNP-BC

Christina Buenrostro, MSN, is a board-certified family nurse practitioner (FNP-BC) who specializes in obstetrics and gynecology. She provides routine prenatal care, comprehensive gynecological care and family planning services for women of all ages. Common conditions she treats include vaginitis, pelvic pain and abnormal uterine bleeding. Ms. Buenrostro also provides well-woman exams and breast exams.

Before joining UC San Diego Health, she was a labor and delivery registered nurse for Sharp Healthcare for eight years. She also worked in a private OBGYN practice in San Diego's South Bay as a nurse practitioner providing prenatal and gynecological care to women of all ages. Ms. Buenrostro loves to focus on educating young teens about prenatal and gynecological care.

She earned her Master of Science in Nursing at Walden University School of Nursing in Minneapolis. She holds a BS in Nursing from University of Oklahoma and a BS in Health Sciences from San Diego State University.

Ms. Buenrostro was born and raised in San Diego. Outside of work, she enjoys yoga and indoor cycling, trying new restaurants, and spending time with family, friends, and dog, Milo. She speaks Spanish fluently.

UC San Diego Health Links
For more information, see Obstetrics and Gynecology or Pregnancy and Childbirth.

Insurance Information
UC San Diego Health accepts most major health insurance plans, but you should verify that your plan covers this provider and all services and locations. The information in the link below does not apply to affiliate providers, who are not employed by UC San Diego Health.
Health Insurance Plans Accepted

Degree

  • Walden University, Minneapolis, MN

Degree

  • San Diego State University, San Diego, CA

Degree

  • University of Oklahoma, College of Nursing, Oklahoma City, OK

Gender

  • Female

Languages

  • Spanish

Date Joined Staff

  • 2019-08-07

Board Certifications

  • American Nurses Credentialing Center
  • Family Nurse Practitioner

Conditions and Treatments

  • Abnormal Pap Smear
  • Contraception
  • Family Planning
  • Prenatal Care
  • Gynecological Care
  • Vaginitis
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
  • Well-Woman Exams
  • Adolescent Gynecology
  • Pregnancy
Insurance Information
UC San Diego Health accepts most major health insurance plans, but you should verify that your plan covers this provider and all services and locations. The information in the link below does not apply to affiliate providers, who are not employed by UC San Diego Health.
Health Insurance Plans Accepted