Dr. Christina O’Neal grew up in the Bay Area of California and went to Stanford University for her undergraduate degree in Biology. During this time, she spent a summer in Oaxaca, Mexico with Child Family Health International which began her interest in medicine. For medical school she went to Tulane University in New Orleans, and became passionate about community outreach and preventative medicine through pursuing a Master’s in public health. She returned to California for her pediatric residency at UC Davis where she was able to practice at the county clinic caring for underserved and refugee populations, and do research in telemedicine.
Dr. O’Neal is passionate about language equity, advocacy, LGBTQ+ care, and providing high quality treatment and safe spaces regardless of background.