Bruce Hinton received his physician assistant certificate from the University of California in 2011, and was credentialed as an HIV specialist with the Academy of HIV Medicine in 2012.   Prior to relocating to New Orleans, he worked as a physician assistant in private practice in Los Angeles where his clinical focus was LGBTQ health, management and prevention of HIV disease, and treatment of hepatitis C infection. At CrescentCare, Hinton has focused on adult primary care, expansion of PrEP services, management and treatment of HIV and HCV infection, and the medical care of transgender persons.