Christina Smarik-Snyder, MD
Medical Director, Valleywise Community Health Center- South Central Phoenix
Medical Specialty: Family Practice
Certification: American Board of Family Medicine
Personal History and Interests
Christina Smarik-Snyder, MD was born in Yuma, AZ and raised in Phoenix. She received a Bachelor of Science from Arizona State University and completed medical school at University of Arizona College of Medicine. Dr. Smarik remained in Phoenix for her family medicine residency at Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center. She enjoys all aspects of family medicine, but women’s health is particularly important to her. Dr Smarik was drawn to family medicine because she loves treating patients of all ages- from newborns to the elderly.
Married with one daughter, she lives in Scottsdale and her family also enjoys time at their cabin in Pinetop. In her free time, Dr. Smarik loves to stay active through CrossFit and hiking.
Medical School: University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson
Internship: Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ
Residency: Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ
Acute and chronic medical conditions
High blood pressure
Mental health conditions (anxiety, depression, including postpartum depression)
Urinary tract infections