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Crystal Bravate


Physician assistant
Cupcake baker, bookworm and dance party enthusiast

Crystal Bravate is a senior physician assistant caring for adult patients who have spinal deformities or spinal tumors. She helps evaluate and prepare patients for surgery, sees patients for postoperative appointments and assists in the operating room.

Bravate graduated from the University of Florida with a master's degree in physician assistant studies. Her career has focused on neurosurgery, and she has experience in pediatric neurosurgery as well.

Outside of work, Bravate enjoys baking, reading, snow and water sports, and traveling.

  • Education

    University of Florida, MS, Physician Assistant Studies, 2005

  • Board Certifications

    Certified Physician Assistant, National Comm on Certif of Physician Assistants

Fixing posture and relieving pain or neurologic symptoms have a profound impact. I love to hear patients say that we've given them their life back.

Where I see patients (2)

    Please check with your health insurance plan regarding coverage for this type of care. Not all providers at UCSF are covered by every insurance plan.