Kristina Jackowiak, is a certified physician assistant, specializing in emergency medicine. She is part of the urgent care team, providing care through the Goshen Physicians Family Medicine & Urgent Care. Kristina collaborates with doctors, nurses and other urgent care providers to best manage the health concerns that bring patients and their family members to the urgent care clinic.
Philosophy of Care
Kristina has a passion for helping people stay healthy, maintain their well-being and improve their quality of life. She believes the best patient care is done when providers and patients work together as a team. Her training and interests have led her to treating acute pathologies. Kristina strives to build rapport with her patients, whether she sees them in a single incident or over several visits. She enjoys the diversity of urgent care patients, communicates well with people of all ages and looks for opportunities to teach patients about their health conditions to improve their quality of life.
Kristina has practiced emergency medicine in several hospitals. She has worked with patients who are dealing with diabetes, heart disease, injuries, anxiety, asthma and pneumonia. She is experienced in sutures, abscess incision and drainage, EKGs, physical exams and wound care, to name just a few. She received training in a wide variety of practices, including women’s health, family medicine, pediatrics, internal medicine, heart and general surgery, behavioral health and emergency medicine.