Christina Tieu

Christina Tieu, MD

Division:
General Medicine, Geriatrics and Palliative Care
Department:
Medicine
Call 434.924.1212
Primary Location:
Colonnades Medical Associates

100 Colonnades Hill Drive

Charlottesville, VA 22903

Directions
Expertise
ABMS Certification:
Internal Medicine; Geriatric Medicine
Clinical Practice:
Geriatrics
About
Title:
Assistant Professor
Biography

Christina Tieu, MD, is a geriatrician who treats patients ages 65 and older at Colonnades Medical Associates, a UVA clinic serving residents of The Colonnades senior living community. Her clinical focus is geriatric syndromes, maintaining functional wellness and counseling patients in setting healthcare goals. In addition, Tieu is an assistant professor at UVA School of Medicine and co-clerkship director of the geriatric medicine clerkship, during which medical students participate in supervised clinical care at the end of their medical school training.

Tieu was born in Vancouver, British Columbia, and spent her childhood in Seattle, Washington. She received her undergraduate degree from Pacific Lutheran University in Tacoma, Washington. She completed medical school, a residency in internal medicine and a fellowship in geriatric medicine at Mayo Clinic.

 In her free time, Tieu enjoys spending time with her two dogs and sewing and embroidery.

Awards
  • 2019 Best Bedside Manner Awards, OurHealth Charlottesville and Shenandoah Valley Magazine; Third Place, Geriatric Medicine
Education
Primary:
Mayo Medical School
Residency:
Mayo Clinic
Fellowships:
Mayo Clinic