IMG_6021Healthy Placer blog creator Chris Williams, PA-C is a board certified Physician Assistant with more than 14 years of healthcare experience. Chris believes that great healthcare is unique to every individual and there is no “one size fits all” as every patient has different needs. He believes in facilitating the conversation of healthcare and in the whole person approach to better health.

Chris graduated with Honors from the University of Washington School of Medicine’s Physician Assistant Program where he was on the quarterly and yearly Dean’s list. In addition to his degree in Physician Assistant studies, he also received his Bachelor’s degree in Clinical Health Services from the University of Washington. Chris spent 6 years in the US Military as a Fleet Marine Force (FMF) Navy Corpsman (Medic) attached to a Marine Corps unit and received an Honorable Discharge. He has spent over 4 years working in Emergency Medicine, treating various ailments across the lifespan from newborns to geriatrics.

Chris is delighted to bring his services to Vista Complete Care in Auburn, CA and Placer County as a whole. It is his objective to help you achieve your health goals, primary care/urgent care needs and help facilitate a healthier lifestyle for you. Chris lives in Placer County with his wife, son, dog and goats.

(Photo credit Brittany Williams @Sage Dove Photography