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Christa Hoover, PA-C


Christa Hoover, PA-C

Professional Biography

Christa Hoover is a nationally certified physician assistant specializing in otolaryngology. She completed her Bachelor of Science degree in Biological Sciences from the University of Missouri in Columbia, Missouri and then earned her Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies at Stephens College in Columbia, Missouri. She is certified by the National Commission for Certification of Physician Assistants.

When Christa is not at Ascentist caring for patients, she enjoys thrifting, refurbishing furniture, and exploring new places to eat in Kansas City with her husband.


University of Missouri

Stephens College
Physician Assistant School

Volunteer/Leadership Experience

  • Turning Point
  • Children’s Mercy Hospital
  • MedZou Community Health Clinic

Activities & Organizations

  • Member of American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA)
  • Member of The Society of Physician Assistants in Otorhinolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery (SPAO-HNS)
  • Member of the Missouri Academy of Physician Assistants (MOAPA)

See what patients are saying about Ascentist Healthcare.

“Everyone I interacted with was very friendly and professional. I was extremely early to my appointment, and they were able to get me in sooner, which was unexpected and lovely. The building itself was very swanky.”
Emeline F., Merriam, KS
Emeline F.
Merriam, KS
“Loved this place for our 3 year old!! We did originally have her tubes done elsewhere and will not be going back due to loving Ascentist so much!”
Jessica M., Kansas City, MO
Jessica M.
Kansas City, MO
"People with allergies and or anything that deals with your sniffer, should come to this place. Our daughter had surgery here but its relatively quick and not too painful. Staff was very nice. If it helps your loved ones, check into it."
C., Lee’s Summit, MO
Lee’s Summit, MO
"The care, compassion, professionalism, and friendliness from the doctors and staff are hard to beat. I enjoy each visit and a piece of me will be saddened that I will no longer need to go into the office much longer (because he listens and is great at his job), Dr. Foster listens, cares, and is ready to tackle my concerns. I am grateful to be referred to Dr. Foster and hope others are receiving the same experience!"
Sharon R., Ascentist Healthcare patient
Sharon R
Merriam, KS

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