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Adekemi Akinsanya, MD

Specialty: Obstetrics and Gynecology        Location: San Antonio - Metropolitan Women's Health Campus

Hospital Affiliation: Metropolitan Methodist Hospital Women's Pavilion

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Medicine from University of Tennessee Health Science Center; Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology & Human Biology from Emory University

Special Interests: Teen health, contraception, and obstetrics (general & high risk)

Hobbies: Traveling, medical missions, exploring different cultures & cuisines, cooking, and watching performance arts

From: Originally from Lagos, Nigeria; my family emigrated to Nashville, Tennessee

Language(s) Spoken: English, Español medico, Yoruba


Yadira Anca, MD

Specialty: Obstetrics & Gynecology       Location: San Antonio - Potranco Campus

Hospital Affiliation: Main Methodist Hospital Medical Center

 

Degree and College: Doctorate of Medicine from Ponce School of Medicine, Puerto Rico, 2007;

Bachelor of Science from the University of Puerto Rico, 2003
Special Interests: Contraception, minimally invasive gynecologic surgery, high-risk obstetrics, and teen health
Hobbies: Traveling, reading, outdoor activities, working out, and spending time with family & friends
From: Puerto Rico
Language(s) Spoken: English, Español

Lizbeth Barba, APRN, CPNP-PC

Specialty: Pediatric Medicine     Location: San Antonio - Encino Park Campus

 

Degree and College: Master of Science in Nursing from University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio; Bachelor of Science in Nursing from University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

Special Interests: Asthma, childhood obesity, prevention medicine (exercise, nutrition, rest, etc.)

Hobbies: Spending time with my husband and daughter, traveling, exercising, cycling, trying new types of foods, cooking, and hanging out with friends & family

From: New Mexico
Language(s) Spoken: English, Español



Yvette Barrera, RDH

Specialty: Dental Hygiene         Location: San Antonio - West Campus

 

Degree and College: Certificate in Dental Hygiene from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

Special Interests: Oral health education

Hobbies: Reading, watching my daughter perform, traveling, and making memories with my family

From: San Antonio, Texas

Language(s) Spoken: English, Español

Cynthia L. Beamer, MD

Specialty: Pediatric Medicine         Location: Helotes Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Medicine from the University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio; Bachelor of Arts from the University of Michigan

Special Interests: Adolescents, nutrition, and obesity

Hobbies: Photography, dichroic glass work, reading, travel, and anything outdoors

From: Born in Michigan, but have lived in Texas for over 30 years

Language(s) Spoken: English, Español conversacional

Shawna L. Black, APRN, CPNP, CCM

Specialty: Pediatric Medicine         Location: The Multi-Assistance Center (The MAC) at Morgan’s Wonderland™

 

Degree and College: Master of Science in Nursing from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio; Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Texas at El Paso
Special Interests: Health promotion, nutrition, childhood development, and children with special health care needs
Hobbies: Traveling, cooking, and spending time with family and friends
From: Born in Southern California, but have lived in Texas since childhood
Language(s) Spoken: English

Sara Blanchard, FNP-C

Specialty: Family Medicine           Location: Kyle Campus

 

Degree and College: Masters of Science in Nursing from Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center;
Bachelors of Science in Nursing from Nicholls State University

Special Interests: Health promotion, thyroid disorders, diabetes, hypertension

Hobbies: Camping, traveling, and spending time with family

From: Thibodaux, Louisiana

Language(s) Spoken: English

Ompiga Boal, APRN, FNP-C

Specialty: Family Medicine         Location: San Marcos Campus

 

Degree and College: Master of Science in Nursing from Chamberlain University; Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Wayland Baptist University

Special Interests: Health promotion, disease prevention, hypertension, diabetes, women’s health, patient education

Hobbies: Cooking, gardening, traveling, and spending time with family, friends and dogs.

From: Seguin, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English, Thai

Emma Broadbent, RN, CPNP

Specialty: Pediatric Medicine         Location: San Antonio - Hill Country Village Campus

 

Degree and College: Pediatric Nurse Practitioner License from the University of Texas Health Science Center; Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Texas Health Science Center; Bachelor of Business Administration in Management and International Business from the University of Texas San Antonio
Special Interests: Disease prevention, pediatric psychology
Hobbies: CrossFit, singing, and traveling
From: Nebraska
Language(s) Spoken: English

John Bruyere, MD

Specialty: Pediatric Medicine         Location: San Antonio - West Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Medicine from Marshall University of the Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine in Huntington, West Virginia; Master of Arts from Boston University in Massachusetts

Special Interests: Health disparities, immigrant health, preventative health, headaches, depression & anxiety, and ADHD
Hobbies: Spending time with family, traveling, trying new foods, physical fitness, advocacy & volunteering
From: Northbridge, Massachusetts
Language(s) Spoken: English, Español

Sally Jo Bullock, MD

Specialty: Obstetrics & Gynecology         Location: San Antonio - Potranco Campus

Hospital Affiliation: Main Methodist Hospital Medical Center

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Medicine from Texas A&M University of the College of Medicine at College Station, TX;
Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Sciences from Texas A&M University

Hobbies: Spending time with my husband, family, friends and our farm of rescue animals.
From: San Antonio, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English

Arlene Bury-Fiol, MD, FACOG

Specialty: Obstetrics & Gynecology         Location: San Antonio - Northwest Campus

Hospital Affiliation: University Health Hospital

 

Degree and College: Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology from University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston in 2018; Doctorate of Medicine at Ponce Health Science University in 2013; Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Sciences at the University of Puerto Rico at Ponce in 2008

Special Interests: Health promotion, wound management, diabetes, hypertension

Hobbies: Spending time with my family, traveling, and learning
From: Ponce, Puerto Rico
Language(s) Spoken: English, Español

Mary Ann Canales, MA, LPC

Specialty: Licensed Professional Counselor        Location: San Antonio - West Campus

 

Degree and College: Master of Arts in Counseling from the University of Texas at San Antonio;

Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University of Texas at San Antonio
Special Interests: Anxiety, depression, grief, self-esteem, ADHD, mood disorders, divorce, conflict, stress, coping skills, sleep issues, and victims of crime
Hobbies: Spending time with family, gardening, walking, movies, meditation and self-care
From: San Antonio, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English

Edna Caraballo-Gonzalez, PA-C

Specialty: Hepatitis Care        Location: San Antonio - Hamilton Wolfe Campus

 

Degree and College: Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies, Marywood University, Scranton, Pennsylvania; Bachelor of Science in Microbiology, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin,
From: Floresville, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English, Español

Claudio Cepeda, MD

Specialty: Child / Adolescent and Adult Psychiatry      Location: San Antonio - East Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Medicine and Surgery from the Universidad Nacional Facultad de Medicina in Bogota, Colombia

Special Interests: Psychosis, mood and anxiety disorders, and psychodynamic psychiatry

Hobbies: Numismatics, three cushion boards, classical music, and reading

From: San Antonio, Texas

Language(s) Spoken: English, Español

Ana Cerean, FNP-C

Specialty: Family Medicine      Location: San Antonio - East Campus

 

Degree and College: Master of Science in Nursing, University of Texas at Arlington College of Nursing and Health Innovation at Arlington, TX; Bachelor of Science in Nursing, University of Texas at Arlington, Texas

Special Interests: Diabetes, nutrition, and obesity

Hobbies: Cooking, playing tennis, running, and hanging out with my children

From: Bucuresti, Romania

Language(s) Spoken: English, România (Romanian), Español conversacional

Erin Chaffe, MD

Specialty: Pediatric Medicine        Location: Kyle Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Medicine from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, School of Medicine;
Master of Science in Biotechnology from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in Lubbock, TX
Special Interests: Newborns, and growth & development
Hobbies: Reading, gardening, puzzles, knitting & crochet, and baking
From: El Paso, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English

Carol Ann Chincanchan, MD

Specialty: Pediatric Medicine        Location: San Antonio - West Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor in Medicine from the Universidad Autónoma de Guadalajara in Zapopan, Mexico
Special Interests: The all-around well-being of the child, and ADHD
Hobbies: Reading and traveling
From: San Antonio, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English, Español

Collin Christensen, PA-C

Specialty: Family Medicine         Location: San Antonio - West Campus
 

Degree and College: Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies from South University, Savannah, GA;
Bachelor in Science in Nutritional Science from Brigham Young University, Provo, UT

Hobbies: Hiking, mountain biking, tennis, and piano

Language(s) Spoken: English, Español, Português (Portuguese)

Vincent N. Coleman, MD, PhD

Specialty: Pediatric Medicine        Location: Helotes Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor in Medicine from the University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio, 1998;
Doctorate in Plant Physiology from Texas A&M University, 1994
Special Interests: General pediatrics, nutrition, and obesity
Hobbies: CrossFit, water sports, and spending time with friends and family
From: Born and raised in southern California, but have lived in Texas since 1984
Language(s) Spoken: English

Karyn W. Collins, MD

Specialty: Pediatric Medicine        Location: Wimberley Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Medicine from Texas Tech University Health Science Center;
Bachelor of Science in Nutrition from the University of Texas at Austin
Special Interests: Nutrition, exercise, and focus on pediatric obesity
Hobbies: My children's sports (my daughter plays volleyball, and my son plays football), cooking for friends & family, and working out by doing boot camps with VRT in Buda.
From: Born in California, but have lived most of my life in Austin, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English

DeJaye Dienhart, FNP-BC

Specialty: Obstetrics & Gynecology       Location: San Antonio - West Campus

Hospital Affiliation: Metropolitan Methodist Hospital Women’s Pavilion

 

Degree and College: Masters of Science in Nursing from the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
Special Interests: Health promotion, disease prevention, teen health, and overall wellness
Hobbies: Riding my Peloton bike, spending time with friends & family, traveling to new places with my boyfriend Erich, and being obsessed with my two cats, Fritz and Bexar, and my dog, Otis.
From: San Antonio, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English


Leslie Dupont, RN, FNP-C

Specialty: Pediatric Medicine       Location: Telemedicine

 

Degree and College: Family Nurse Practitioner Certification, University of Texas, Health Sciences Houston;
Masters of Science in Nursing, University of Texas, Arlington;
Bachelor of Science in Nursing, California State University, Chico
Special Interests: All pediatric care from infants to adolescents
Hobbies: Reading, regular exercise, cooking, baking, and enjoying good food
From: Turlock, California born and raised, but now permanently here in San Antonio
Language(s) Spoken: English, Español

Margaret Duvic, DO

Specialty: Pediatric Medicine       Location: San Antonio - Alamo Ranch Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Osteopathy from Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences;
Bachelor of Science from the University of New Orleans
Special Interests: Newborn care, childhood development, milk intolerance, nutrition, and obesity
Hobbies: Traveling, painting, puzzles, and live music
From: Houma, Louisiana
Language(s) Spoken: English


Jennifer Eck, MD

Specialty: Pediatric Medicine       Location: Boerne Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Medicine from the McGovern Medical School at UT Health Houston;
Bachelor of Science in Biology from Southwestern University in Georgetown, Texas
Special Interests: Breastfeeding support, newborn care, obesity, and preventative medicine
Hobbies: Knitting, crocheting, quilting, going to the park with my daughter, and spending time with my family
From: Cedar Park, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English

Ali Feili, MD, MBA

Specialty: Family and Sports Medicine         Location: San Antonio - Metropolitan Specialty Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Medicine from the International American University College of Medicine;
Master of Business Administration in Healthcare Management from Western Governors University

Special Interests: Adult medicine, disease prevention, hypertension, diabetes, and patient education
Hobbies: Drawing, playing music, soccer, and reading
From: San Antonio, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English, Persian

Christina Ferris, APRN, CPNP-PC

Specialty: Pediatric Medicine         Location: San Antonio - Alamo Ranch Campus

 

Degree and College: Master of Science in Nursing, Texas Tech University Health Science Center, Lubbock, Texas; Bachelor of Science in Nursing, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, Texas

Special Interests: Premature infants, nutrition and behavioral health
Hobbies: Spending time with my husband and children, exercise, any outdoor activity, and traveling
From: San Antonio, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English, Español


Steven Fischer, MD, FAAP

Specialty: Pediatric Medicine         Location: San Antonio - Medical Center Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Medicine from the University of Texas at Southwestern Medical School at Dallas, Texas; Board Certified with the American Board of Pediatrics
Special Interests: Pediatric cardiology, ADHD, and general pediatrics
Hobbies: Spending time with family, doing house maintenance (DIY projects), and traveling
From: Oklahoma
Language(s) Spoken: English


Maritza Flores, DDS

Specialty: General Dentistry    Location: San Antonio - West Campus


Degree and College:
Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of Texas Health Science Center; Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from the University of Texas Pan American
Hobbies:
Books, movies, and spending time with my fur babies
From: McAllen, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English, Español

 

Andrea Frere, DDS

Specialty: Pediatric Dentistry   Location: San Antonio - East Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Dental Surgery from the Jacobi Medical Center at NYC Health and Hospitals;
Advanced Education in Pediatric Dentistry from the University of Maryland School of Dentistry;
Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene from West Virginia University

Hobbies: Gardening, spending time with family and my dogs, and activities with military reserves
From: Morgantown, West Virginia
Language(s) Spoken: English

 

Javier Garcia, DDS

Specialty: General Dentistry        Location: San Antonio - West Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of Texas Health Science Center;
Bachelor of Science from the University of Texas at San Antonio

Hobbies: Spending time with my wife and three sons, fishing, huntings, and camping.

From: Born and raised in Edinburg, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English, Español

Michael Garcia, MD

Specialty: General Medicine         Location: San Antonio - West Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Medicine from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, 1981
Special Interests: Women's health
Hobbies: Spending time with my family
From: San Antonio, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English, Español

Carrie George, PhD

Specialty: Clinical Psychology        Location: The Multi-Assistance Center (The MAC) at Morgan’s Wonderland™

 

Degree and College: PhD in Psychology from Texas A&M University
Special Interests: Pediatric psychology, developmental disorders, chronic illness, trauma, childhood mood disorders, psychological assessment, school & medical consultation
Hobbies: Hiking, travel, and arts & crafts
From: San Antonio, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English

Armando Garza, MD

Specialty: Pediatric Medicine        Location: San Antonio - Leon Springs Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Medicine from the University of Texas in Houston; Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Science from Texas A&M University in College Station, TX
Special Interests: Asthma, ADHD, frenectomies, ear piercings, and family planning
Hobbies: Hiking with my wife and kids, coaching baseball and fastpitch softball, country/western dancing
From: Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English, Español

Caroline Gibbons, MD

Specialty: Obstetrics & Gynecology          Location: Boerne Campus

Hospital Affiliation: Main Methodist Hospital Medical Center

 

Degree and College: Doctorate of Medicine from University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio 2007, San Antonio, Texas; Bachelor of Science in Biology from the University of Texas at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas 1999
Special Interests: Contraception, minimally invasive gynecologic surgery, high-risk obstetrics, and teen health
Hobbies: Exercising, reading, and spending time with friends & family
From: San Antonio, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English


Patricia O. Guerrero, MD

Specialty: Pediatric Medicine            Location: San Antonio - Northwest Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Medicine from Facultad de Medicina de la UANL in Monterrey, Mexico
Special Interests: Early childhood, asthma, and allergies
Hobbies: Traveling, movies, music, and spending time with my family
From: Monterrey, Mexico
Language(s) Spoken: English, Español

Humberto Gutierrez, RDH

Specialty: Dental Hygienist         Location: San Antonio - BLVD Dental

 

Degree and College: Associates of Applied Science in Dental Hygiene from Concorde Career College

Hobbies: Barbecuing, building computers, hiking, spending time with my family, and traveling

From: Salinas, California
Language(s) Spoken: English, Español

Jeffrey M. Henderson, MD

Specialty: Pediatric Medicine         Location: Boerne Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Medicine from the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 2002;
Bachelor of Arts Degree in Biochemistry at Abilene Christian University, 1998
Special Interests: General pediatrics
Hobbies: I enjoy teaching the Bible, camping, and eating popcorn
From: Childress, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English

 

Kim M. Hinojosa, RN, MSN, FNP-C

Specialty: Hepatitis Care         Location: San Antonio - Hamilton Wolfe Campus

 

Degree and College: Masters of Science in Nursing from University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio, 2010;
Bachelor of Science in Nursing at St. Joseph's College in Standish, Maine, 1998
Special Interests: Hypertension and diabetes
From: Bangor, Maine
Language(s) Spoken: English

Peter Hsu, MD, FACOG

Specialty: Obstetrics & Gynecology         Location: San Antonio - West Campus

Hospital Affiliation: Metropolitan Methodist Hospital Women’s Pavilion

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Medicine from Texas A&M Health Science Center, 2011; Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from the University of Texas at Austin, 2002
Special Interests: High-risk obstetrics and minimally-invasive gynecologic surgery
Hobbies: Serving my church, spending time with friends & family, playing guitar & piano, and learning new languages
From: Austin, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English, Español, Mandarin (Chinese), and currently learning Japanese


Amanda Inglish, APRN, FNP-C, CPN

Specialty: Pediatric Medicine       Location: The Multi-Assistance Center (The MAC) at Morgan’s Wonderland™

 

Degree and College: Master of Science in Nursing from the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, TX;
Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Texas Tech University Health Science Center in Lubbock, TX;
Bachelor of Science in Education from Texas State University in San Marcos, TX

Special Interests: Health promotion, childhood development, and breastfeeding support
Hobbies: Reading, live music, traveling, crochet, and spending time with family
From: Port Arthur, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English

Patricia Juarez, MD

Specialty: Pediatric Medicine          Location: San Antonio - Northwest Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Medicine from the University of Virginia Medical School (1999); Bachelor of Science in Biology and Bachelor of the Arts in Spanish from George Mason University (1995)
Special Interests: Asthma, ADHD, and promoting healthy living through diet and exercise
Hobbies: Swimming, Zumba dancing, and spending time with my husband and children
From: Born in San Jose, Costa Rica, but grew up in the suburbs of Washington D.C.
Language(s) Spoken: English, Español

Heather Kelly, DDS

Specialty: General Dentistry          Location: San Antonio - East Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Dental Surgery from University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio (2009); Bachelor of Science from University of Texas Pan American (2006)
Hobbies: Music
From: Edinburg, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English

Elise Kibler, MD

Specialty: Pediatric Medicine          Location: San Antonio - Potranco Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Medicine from Baylor, College of Medicine in Houston, TX; Bachelor of Science in Biology from Wellesley College in Massachusetts
Special Interests: Newborn medicine, breastfeeding support, asthma management, and ADHD

Hobbies: Swimming, hiking, running, exploring state parks, visiting Six Flags or Schlitterbahn with my children. I'm also an active member in the local chapter of the Sierra Club.

From: Houston, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English, Español

Aspen Laneman, MD, FACOG

Specialty: Obstetrics & Gynecology    Location: San Antonio - Alamo Ranch Campus

Hospital Affiliation: Main Methodist Hospital Medical Center

 

Degree and College: Residency, Obstetrics, Gynecology & Women’s Health, University of Missouri Columbia;
Doctor of Medicine from the University of Texas Health Science Center Medical School, San Antonio, TX

Special Interests: Patient education

Hobbies: Spending time with family, cooking, reading, and traveling

From: Houston, Texas

Language(s) Spoken: English


Greg Langas, MD

Specialty: Pediatric Medicine         Location: San Antonio - Potranco Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Medicine from the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences in Bethesda, MD

Special Interests: Medically complex children
Hobbies: Woodworking, camping, and spending time with my children
From: Alpharetta, Georgia
Language(s) Spoken: English

Emad Lawendy, MD, FAAP

Specialty: Pediatric Medicine         Location: San Antonio - Northwest Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Medicine from Ain Shams University School Of Medicine in Cairo, Egypt
Special Interests: Management of asthma, allergies, obesity, nutritional deficiency, anemia, and screening for speech, autism and developmental delays.
Hobbies: Soccer, traveling, and music
From: Born and raised in Cairo, Egypt, but moved to the U.S. in 2004
Language(s) Spoken: English, Arabic, Español medico

Liliana Lazarin, RDH

Specialty: Dental Hygienist         Location: Kyle Campus

 

Degree and College: Associates of Applied Science in Dental Hygiene from Concorde Career College

Special Interest: Oral-systemic link and prevention of chronic disease

Hobbies: Staying active (working out, hiking, swimming), being outdoors, learning about nutrition, the human body, and human performance optimization

From: San Antonio, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English, Español medico

Joaquin V. Littlejohn, FNP-C

Specialty: Family Medicine and Cardiology         Location: San Antonio - East Campus

 

Degree and College: Masters of Science in Nursing, Concordia University Wisconsin; Bachelors of Science in Nursing, Texas Tech University Health Science Center, Lubbock, TX
Special Interest: Health promotion, disease prevention
Hobbies: Sports, movies, poker, travel, and music
From: Detroit, Michigan
Language(s) Spoken: English

Elizabeth Long, APRN, PCNS-BC

Specialty: Pediatric Medicine        Location: Helotes Campus

 

Degree and College: Master of Science in Nursing/Pediatric Clinical Nurse Specialist, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri; Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Jacksonville State University, Jacksonville, Alabama; Associate Degree in Nursing, Chattanooga State, Chattanooga, Tennessee
Special Interest: Preventative services, obesity, and nutrition
Hobbies: Exercising, cooking, and spending time with family
From: Kansas City, Kansas
Language(s) Spoken: English

Luis A. Lopez, MD, FAAP

Specialty: Pediatric Medicine          Location: San Antonio - Stone Oak Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Medicine degree from the National University Federico Villarreal, Lima, Peru, 1988; Residency at the Jersey City Medical Center, New Jersey, 1996
Special Interests: Preventive medicine, child development, management of chronic disease
Hobbies: Spending time with friends and family, travel, sports, and good food
From: Lima, Peru
Language(s) Spoken: English, Español


M.K. Lyssy, LPC

Specialty: Licensed Professional Counselor       Location: San Antonio - Leon Springs, Helotes, and Boerne Campus

 

Degree and College: Master's of Science in Clinical Psychology from Capella University;

Clinical Counseling & Bachelor's of Art in Exercise and Sport Science at St. Mary's University
Special Interests: Anxiety, depression, psychosis, behavioral/mood disorders, ADHD, autism, personality disorders, bipolar (type I/II) disorders, relationship dynamics (couples/families), fertility, parenting skills, self-esteem
Hobbies: Spending time with my family, anything outdoors, sports, building (construction) for home improvements
From: Houston, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English

 

Betty A. Martinez, RDH

Specialty: Dental Hygienist         Location: Kyle Campus

 

Degree and College: Certificate of Dental Hygiene, University of Texas Health Science Center, School of Allied Sciences
Special Interest: Paedodontics & periodontics
Hobbies: Traveling and baking
From: San Antonio, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English, Español

Elena Martinez, WHNP-BC

Specialty: Obstetrics & Gynecology       Location: Kyle Campus

Hospital Affiliation: Ascension Seton Hays Women's Center - Birthing Center

 

Degree and College: Certified Women's Health Care Nurse Practitioner license from the Harbor-UCLA Medical Center through the Women’s Health Care Nurse Practitioner Program
Special Interest: Management of abnormal pap smears, polycystic ovarian syndrome, pre-exposure prophylaxis, and prenatal care

Hobbies: Spending time with family, cooking, camping, biking, walking, and hiking

From: Originally from southern California, but I currently live in Austin, Texas

Language(s) Spoken: English, Español

 

Manuel Martinez, DDS

Specialty: General Dentistry        Location: Kyle Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Dental Surgery, Creighton University, 2009; Bachelor of Science, University of Dallas, 1999
Hobbies: Gardening, woodworking and spending time with family
From: Owasso, Oklahoma
Language(s) Spoken: English, Español

 

Christina Matheny, APRN, FNP-C

Specialty: Family Medicine          Location: The Multi-Assistance Center (The MAC) at Morgan’s Wonderland™

 

Degree and College: Master of Science, Family Nurse Practitioner, Maryville University, St. Louis, Missouri; Bachelor of Science in Nursing, the University of Texas at Arlington; Associates of Applied Science in Nursing, San Antonio College
Special Interests: Adolescent & young adults with complex needs transitioning into adulthood, autism, post-cancer survivorship care
Hobbies: Camping, boating and any outdoor activities
From: San Antonio, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English, Español


C. J. Matthews, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC

Specialty: Family Medicine        Location: San Antonio - Northwest Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Nursing Practice, University of the Incarnate Word, San Antonio, TX; Bachelor of Science in Nursing, University of the Incarnate Word, San Antonio, TX
From: San Antonio, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English

Robin McGinnis, DDS

Specialty: General Dentistry        Location: Kyle Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of Washington, School of Dentistry, Seattle, WA; Bachelor of Arts in Biology from Central Washington University, Ellensburg, WA; Bachelor of Arts in English from Baylor University, Waco, TX

Hobbies: Being outdoors, discovering new books, eating queso, and seeing live music performances

From: Houston, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English

Raquel McNeil, DO

Specialty: Pediatric Medicine        Location: San Antonio - Potranco Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine, DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine, Harrogate, TN;
Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry, Oakwood University, Huntsville, AL
Special Interests: Obesity, nutrition and general pediatrics
Hobbies: Traveling, Zumba dancing, and spending time with family & friends
From: Clearwater, Florida
Language(s) Spoken: English

 

Christina Meiners, DDS

Specialty: General Dentistry         Location: San Antonio - East Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Dental Surgery from University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 2010;
Bachelor of Science in Biology from University of Texas at San Antonio, 2006
Hobbies: Reading, watching movies, and traveling
From: Weslaco, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English, Español

Arturo Menchaca, FNP-C

Specialty: Family Medicine         Location: San Antonio - Luckey Ranch Campus
 
Degree and College: Master of Science in Nursing, The University of Texas at San Antonio , San Antonio, TX; Bachelors in Science in Nursing, UT Health Science San Antonio, San Antonio, TX

Special Interest: Diabetes, health promotion, and disease prevention

Hobbies: Running and reading
From: San Antonio, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English, Español


 

Mercedes A. Mendoza, RDH

Specialty: Dental Hygiene         Location: San Antonio - East Campus

 

Degree and College: Bachelor's Degree in English and Communication Arts, St. Mary's University, 2009; Associates of Applied Science in Dental Hygiene, Concorde Career College, 2013
Hobbies: Going to Spurs games with my mom, painting, running, and reading
From: Born in Jacksonville, North Carolina, and raised in Hondo, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English, Español

Kayla Merritt, WHNP

Specialty: Obstetrics & Gynecology     Location: Kyle Campus

Hospital Affiliation: Ascension Seton Hays Women's Center - Birthing Center

 

Degree and College: Masters of Science in Nursing from the University of Cincinnati College of Nursing, Cincinnati OH;
Bachelors of Science in Nursing from Ottawa University
Special Interests: Routine well-woman exams and preventive care
Hobbies: Outdoor activities, hanging out with family, and working out
From: Kansas
Language(s) Spoken: English

Shannon Messner, DNP, APRN, FNP-C

Specialty: Sports Medicine     Location: San Antonio - Metropolitan Specialty Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Nursing Practice and Master of Science in Nursing at University of South Florida in Tampa, Florida; Bachelor of Science in Nursing at University of Akron in Akron, Ohio
Special Interests: Sports medicine and neurology
Hobbies: Spending quality time with my husband and our two rescue dogs, hiking and exploring national parks, watching movies and trying new restaurants
From: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Language(s) Spoken: English

Linda Meyer, CPNP

Specialty: Pediatric Medicine         Location: Kyle Campus

 

Degree and College: Master of Science in Nursing from Indiana University/Purdue University, Indianapolis, IN;
Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Indiana University, Bloomington, IN
Special Interests: Pediatric health & wellness, and children with special healthcare needs
Hobbies: Reading, cooking, spending time with husband and 3 children
From: Indianapolis, Indiana
Language(s) Spoken: English

Ernest P. Miller, DDS

Specialty: General Dentistry         Location: San Antonio - BLVD Dental
 

Degree and College: Doctor of Dental Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio; and
Nitrous Oxide Certified, Level One Sedation
Special Interests: Esthetics and implant dentistry
Hobbies: Running, cooking, and spending time with family
From: Laredo, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English, Español

Alicia Mills, MD

Specialty: Pediatric Medicine         Location: San Antonio - West Campus
 

Degree and College: Doctor of Medicine, Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine

Special Interests: Asthma, cystic fibrosis, cerebral palsy, epilepsy and other complex pediatric medical conditions

Hobbies: Love to travel, ski, and spend time with my husband and four boys

From: Dover, Ohio
Language(s) Spoken: English, Español, Português (Portuguese)

Michael J. Mohr, DO, FAAFP

Specialty: Family Medicine         Location: San Antonio - West Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine; Master of Science in Pathology from Indiana University Medical Center; Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology from Indiana University
Special Interests: Primary care, and HIV
Hobbies: Traveling and hiking
From: Indianapolis, Indiana
Language(s) Spoken: English

Josue Molina, MD

Specialty: Pediatric Medicine         Location: San Antonio - Potranco Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctorate in Medicine from the University of Nuevo Leon School of Medicine, 1989
Special Interests: Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
Hobbies: Traveling, swimming, and watching movies
From: Born in Monterrey, Mexico, and raised in Juarez, Mexico
Language(s) Spoken: English, Español

Ramona Montoya-Cuellar, LPC

Specialty: Licensed Professional Counselor         Location: San Antonio - Hill Country Village Campus, and Kyle Campus

 

Degree and College: Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from University of Texas at San Antonio; Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Texas Tech University
Special Interests: Children/adolescents, LGBTQ+, adults, family systems, chronic mental illness, developmental delays, dual diagnosis, and group therapy
Hobbies: Kayaking, hiking, running, volleyball, obstacle races, animals, traveling, cooking, outdoors, movies, and music
From: Portales, New Mexico
Language(s) Spoken: English

Luis O. Morales, MD

Specialty: Obstetrics & Gynecology        Location: San Antonio - Metropolitan Women’s Health Campus

Hospital Affiliation: Metropolitan Methodist Hospital Women's Pavilion

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Medicine from the University of Puerto Rico, 1989
Special Interests: High risk obstetrics and gynecological surgery
From: Puerto Rico
Language(s) Spoken: English, Español

Marcia Moreira, MD

Specialty: Pediatric Medicine        Location: San Antonio - East Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, 2010; Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry, University of Texas at Brownsville, 2003
Special Interests: PTSD in children and adolescents
Language(s) Spoken: English, Español

Nurah Morgan, MD

Specialty: Obstetrics & Gynecology        Location: Kyle Campus

Hospital Affiliation: Ascension Seton Hays Women's Center - Birthing Center

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Medicine from SUNY Downstate College of Medicine, New York; Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology from SUNY Stony Brook, New York
Special Interests: Obesity and the application of OB/GYN medicine in African American and other underserved communities
Hobbies: Interior design, spending time with family, and doing DIY projects
From: Brooklyn, New York
Language(s) Spoken: English, Español medico


 

Daniela R. Navarro, LPC

Specialty: Licensed Professional Counselor       Location: San Antonio - Northwest Campus

 

Degree and College: Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology, Texas A&M International University, Laredo, Texas;
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, St. Edward's University, Austin, Texas
Special Interest: Anxiety disorders, depression disorders, trauma, bereavement, adjustment issues, substance abuse disorders, and parent-child relationship counseling
Hobbies: Reading, running, traveling, and gardening
From: Laredo, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English, Español

 

Mai Phuong Nguyen, DDS

Specialty: General Dentistry      Location: San Antonio - East Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Dental Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio;
Bachelor of Science in Biology, University of Texas at Arlington

Special Interest: Emphasis on diagnosis, prevention, and complete dental care for all patients

Hobbies: Hiking, traveling the globe, being an avid foodie, and spending quality time with family and friends

From: Fort Worth, Texas

Language(s) Spoken: English, Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)

Nguyen Nguyen, DO

Specialty: Obstetrics & Gynecology          Location: San Antonio - East Campus

Hospital Affiliation: Metropolitan Methodist Hospital Women's Pavilion

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine at Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences;
Bachelor of Arts in Biology at The Colorado College
Special Interests: Social determinants of health, oncology, substance abuse, and minimally invasive surgery
Hobbies: Tennis, Interior design, swimming, reading, and live music shows
From: Quang Tri, Vietnam and Denver, Colorado
Language(s) Spoken: English, Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)


Jamie Nolan, DO

Specialty: Obstetrics & Gynecology     Location: San Antonio - Leon Springs Campus

Hospital Affiliation: Main Methodist Hospital Medical Center

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Philadelphia, PA;
Bachelor of Science, Premed, St. Joseph's University, Philadelphia, PA
Special Interest: Minimally invasive surgery and high risk/general obstetrics
Hobbies: Working out, traveling, and spending time with family
From: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Language(s) Spoken: English

 

Nina Olvera, PA-C

Specialty: Hepatitis Care         Location: San Antonio - Hamilton Wolfe Campus

 

Degree and College: Master of Physician Assistant Studies, Texas Tech University Health Science Center, Midland, TX;
Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, St. Mary’s University, San Antonio, TX
Special Interest: Assisting Spanish-speaking populations, diabetes, and cardiology
Hobbies: Learning languages, poetry, puzzles, carpentry, leatherwork & bookbinding, yoga, kickboxing, running, and hiking
From: Lytle, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English

Shannon O'Neal, MD

Specialty: Pediatric Medicine         Location: Kyle Campus

 
Degree and College: Doctor of Medicine from Saint Louis University School of Medicine in Saint Louis, MO;
Bachelor of Science in Biology from Tennessee State University in Nashville, TN

Special Interests: Newborn care, adolescent medicine, and obesity
Hobbies: Traveling, exercising, spending time with family and friends, and reading

From: Born in Miami, Florida, but raised primarily in Clarksville, Tennessee

Language(s) Spoken: English


Stephanie Ortiz, ARPN, FNP-C, FNP-BC

Specialty: Family Medicine         Location: San Antonio - West Campus

 

Degree and College: Master of Science in Nursing from Florida Southern College; Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Saint Petersburg State College

Special Interest: Hypertension, diabetes, health promotion, and disease prevention
Hobbies: Traveling, shopping, outdoor activities, and spending time with friends & family

From: Florida

Language(s) Spoken: English, Español

Ryan Paulson, DO

Specialty: Family Medicine         Location: San Antonio - Luckey Ranch Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine – Carolinas Campus; Bachelor's Degree in Biology at University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee
Special Interest: Office-based procedures, primary care, adult medicine, diabetes, hypertension, disease prevention, health optimization & maintenance

Hobbies: Civilian aviation, BBQ smoking, hiking, boating, fishing, motorcycle riding, classic car restoration
From: Dousman, Wisconsin
Language(s) Spoken: English


 

Emma Pham, PA-C

Specialty: Hepatitis Care         Location: San Antonio - Hamilton Wolfe Campus

 

Degree and College: Masters of Physician Assistant Studies, University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, TX
Hobbies: Reading, and outdoor activities
From: Houston, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English

 

Fred Poordad, MD

Specialty: Hepatitis Care       Location: San Antonio - Hamilton Wolfe Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor in Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, 1990
Special Interest: Metabolic Syndrome, fatty liver, and hepatitis
Hobbies: Fitness, traveling, and motorsport racing
From: San Antonio, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English

Vanessa Porter, FNP, APRN

Specialty: Family Medicine     Location: The Multi-Assistance Center (The MAC) at Morgan’s Wonderland™

 

Degree and College: Post Master's Family Nurse Practitioner Certificate, University of Texas at Tyler, Texas;
Master of Science Nursing/Health Care Education and Business Administration, University of Phoenix Online;
Bachelor of Science Nursing, Dillard University, New Orleans, LA
Special Interest: Patient health education
Hobbies: Fitness, reading, traveling, and watching movies
From: New Orleans, Louisiana
Language(s) Spoken: English, Español medico

Jose Quijada, DO

Specialty: Pediatric Medicine     Location: San Antonio - Hill Country Village Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctorate of Osteopathy from the University of North Texas Health Science Center Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine
Special Interest: Asthma, diabetes, obesity, allergy, and community outreach
Hobbies: Dancer, writer, guitarist & singer, gym buff, foodie, and avid traveler
From: Houston, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English, Español

Carlos Quiroz, DO

Specialty: Pediatric Medicine     Location: San Antonio - Encino Park Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from the University of North Texas Health Science Center
Special Interest: Obesity
Hobbies: Surfing, soccer, and disc golf
From: Lima, Peru
Language(s) Spoken: English, Español


Janie Reddy, DNP

Specialty: Family Medicine    Location: San Antonio - West Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctorate in Nursing, University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, 2014; Master of Science in Nursing, University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, 2009; Bachelor of Science in Nursing, University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, 2005
Special Interests: Primary care for ages greater than four years old
Hobbies: Reading and outdoor activities
From: San Antonio, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English, Español

Don Rehwaldt, RN, PMHNP-BC

Specialty: Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner         Location: San Antonio - West Campus

 

Degree and College: Post Masters Nurse Practitioner Certificate at the University of Texas Health Science Center; Master's of Science in Nursing at the University of Texas in Austin; Bachelor of Science in Psychology; Bachelor of Science in Medical Laboratory Science
Special Interest: Anxiety
Hobbies: Computer technology, computer gaming, reading, writing, bike riding, and traveling
From: San Marcos, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English

Tarshera K. Reyna, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC

Specialty: Family Medicine         Location: Telemedicine

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Nursing Practice, University of the Incarnate Word, San Antonio, TX; Master of Science in Nursing at the University of Texas at Austin; Bachelor of Science (x3) in Nursing, Psychology, and Medical Laboratory Science, University of the Incarnate Word
Special Interest: Obesity, nutrition, triage, preventative health, family care, and the lifespan of an individual
Hobbies: Fellowship with family and friends, traveling abroad, and reading
From: Forsyth, Georgia
Language(s) Spoken: English

Ryan Robertson, DDS

Specialty: General Dentistry         Location: Kyle Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Dental Surgery, New York University, New York City, NY; Bachelor in Science in Neurobiology, University of Texas, Austin, TX

Special Interest: Comprehensive general dentistry, and esthetics

Hobbies: Rock climbing around the Greenbelt in Austin, and the occasional mountaineering trip to the PNW or Colorado

From: Austin, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English

Patricia Robus, DDS

Specialty: General Dentistry         Location: Kyle Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of Washington and specialty certificate from Yale University - New Haven Medical Center

Special Interest: Bioactive materials and tethered oral tissues

Hobbies: Cooking, book club, and exploring Austin with my little dog, Poppy

Language(s) Spoken: English

Fabian Rodas, MD

Specialty: Hepatitis Care          Location:  San Antonio - Hamilton Wolfe Campus

 

Degree and College: MD from University of Cuenca in Ecuador; Internal Medicine at Albert Einstein College of Medicine in Bronx, New York; Transplant Hepatology at Carolinas Healthcare System in Charlotte, North Carolina
Special Interests: Liver transplants, portal hypertension and decompensated liver disease
Language(s) Spoken: English

Christina Rodriguez, APRN, CPNP-PC

Specialty: Pediatric Medicine          Location:  San Antonio - Northwest Campus

 

Degree and College: Master of Science in Nursing from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio; Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Texas Health Science Center; Bachelor of Science in Health from Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas
Special Interests: Health promotion, asthma, and allergies
Hobbies: Reading, knitting & crocheting, live music, playing video games, hiking, and spending time with my husband and our pets
From: San Antonio, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English


Miranda Ariel Rodriguez, DDS

Specialty: General Dentistry         Location:  San Antonio - West Campus


Degree and College: Advanced Education in General Dentistry Program- NYU Langone Health 2019, Doctor of Dental Surgery- University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Texas 2018, Bachelor of Science- St. Mary’s University at San Antonio, Texas 2014

Hobbies: Tennis, hiking, watersports, trying out new restaurants, spending time with family and friends
From: Corpus Christi, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English

 

Graham A. Rogeness, MD

Specialty: Child, Adolescent, and Adult Psychiatry            Location: San Antonio - Northwest Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Medicine, University of Illinois College of Medicine
Special Interests: ADHD, depressive disorders, and anxiety disorders
Hobbies: Reading, walking, and family
From: San Antonio, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English

 

Violetta M. Roller, DDS

Specialty: General Dentistry           Location: San Antonio - East Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Dental Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio 2004;
Bachelor of Science in Biology, University of Texas at San Antonio, 2000
Hobbies: Having fun with my kids
From: Carrizo Springs, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English, Español

 

Sandra Salazar-Mendoza, RDH

Specialty: Dental Hygiene            Location: San Antonio - East Campus

 

Degree and College: Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene from the University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio, 2004
Special Interests: Dental cleanings and patient education
Hobbies: Cheering with the Baseline Bums for our World Famous Five Time Champions San Antonio SPURS, hitting some golf balls, dancing to some good Tejano music, and watching football on TV
From: Born in San Antonio and raised in Hondo, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English, Español

Rex Sanathra, DO

Specialty: Family Medicine   Location: San Antonio - West Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from Touro University Nevada College of Osteopathic Medicine; Bachelor’s Degree in Biology at University of California, Irvine
Special Interests: Adult medicine, preventative medicine, hypertension, diabetes, patient education, office-based procedures, health optimization and maintenance
Hobbies: Spending time with friends and family, reading, volunteering, ancient history, and astronomy
From: Huntington Beach, California
Language(s) Spoken: English, Gujarati, Hindi, Urdu, Español medico

Robert P. Sanders, MD

Specialty: Pediatric Medicine   Location: The Multi-Assistance Center (The MAC) at Morgan’s Wonderland™

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Medicine, University of Virginia, Bachelor of Science in Biology, Duke University; Board Certified in Pediatrics and Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
Special Interests: Medically complex children, ADHD
Hobbies: Spending time with my wife and four children, running, guitar
From: I grew up in an Air Force family and lived all over. I have been in San Antonio since 2008 and now call it home.
Language(s) Spoken: English

 

Abigail Sellers, DDS

Specialty: General Dentistry        Location: San Antonio - East Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Dental Surgery, Texas A & M College of Dentistry, Dallas, TX; Bachelor of Science in Biology, University of Houston-Downtown
Special Interests: Comprehensive/cosmetic dentistry
Hobbies: Spending time with my family, camping, fishing, outdoor activities, running, traveling, watching movies
From: Born in Laredo, Texas and raised in San Antonio, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English, Español

 

 

Siva Sethuraman, DMD

Specialty: General Dentistry   Location: Kyle Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Dental Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, 2008; Bachelor of Science Degree, University of Michigan, 2003
Special Interest: Comprehensive dentistry
From: Troy, Michigan
Language(s) Spoken: English

Cynthia Shirley, MD, FACOG

Specialty: Obstetrics & Genecology      Location: San Antonio - Medical Center Campus

Hospital Affiliation: Main Methodist Hospital Medical Center

 

Degree and College: Doctorate of Medicine from the University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX; Certified Fellow of the American College of OB-GYN
Special Interests: Teen health
Hobbies: Reading, gardening, driving around, and spending time with my grandchildren
From: Poteet, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English


Ivan Srdanovic, APRN, PMHNP-BC

Specialty: Behavioral Health      Location: Kyle Campus

 

Degree and College: Master's of Science in Nursing at Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN; Bachelor's of Science in Psychology and Biology at William E. Macaulay Honors College, New York City, NY
Special Interests: Anxiety, depression, ADHD, pediatric and adolescent psychiatry
Hobbies: Swimming, tennis, reading, and traveling
From: New York City, New York
Language(s) Spoken: English, Serbian


David Stachniak, MD

Specialty: Pediatric Medicine      Location: San Antonio - Luckey Ranch Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Medicine from Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, The Chicago Medical School, North Chicago, Illinois; Board Certifiied by the American Board of Pediatrics
Special Interests: Newborn care and sports medicine
Hobbies: Golf, hiking, traveling, and spending time with my wife and daughter
From: Illinois
Language(s) Spoken: English


Paul Sundberg, MD

Specialty: Obstetrics & Gynecology   Location: San Antonio - West Campus

Hospital Affiliation: Metropolitan Methodist Hospital Women's Pavilion

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX; Bachelors of Fine Arts in Jazz and Contemporary Music, The New School, Manhattan, NY
Special Interest: High-risk obstetrics, menopause, minimally invasive gynecological surgery, and contraception
Hobbies: Dog parks, Brazilian Ju-Jitsu, and going on hill-country road trips with my family
From: Kingwood, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English, Español

Richard Switzer, MD, FAAP

Specialty: Pediatric Medicine   Location: The Multi-Assistance Center (The MAC) at Morgan’s Wonderland™

 

Degree and College: Doctorate of Medicine from Albany Medical College, 1989; Bachelor of Arts in Biology, University of Rochester, 1982
Hobbies: Family, singing, eating, and baseball
From: New York City, New York
Language(s) Spoken: English

Hannah Tabanao, NP

Specialty: Family Medicine   Location: San Antonio - Northwest Campus

 

Degree and College: Masters of Science in Nursing, Farleigh Dickinson University, Teaneck New Jersey

Special Interest: Diabetes, hypertension, and disease prevention

Hobbies: Gardening, cooking, eating, and spending time with family

From: Born in the Philippines, and grew up in Hudson Valley, New York

Language(s) Spoken: English, Tagalog (Filipino)

Bridget Y. Thackeray, DO

Specialty: Family Medicine   Location: San Antonio - West Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from the University of North Texas, Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine; Bachelor of Science from Tennessee State University, 1998
Special Interest: Women's health and geriatrics
Hobbies: Boating and cooking
From: Fountain Valley, California
Language(s) Spoken: English

Nathalie Tiberio, MD

Specialty: Pediatric Medicine           Location: San Antonio - East Campus

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Medicine, New York Medical College, Valhalla, New York; Bachelor of Science in Biology, California State University, Long Beach, California

Special Interest: General pediatrics, newborns, and preventative medicine

Hobbies: World traveling, hiking, yoga, reading, watching fantasy/sci-fi movies and anything created by Neil deGrasse Tyson, and spending time with my husband and my cat (Rajah)

From: San Clemente, California

Language(s) Spoken: English


 

 

 

Carly M. Tovar, DDS

Specialty: General Dentistry   Location: San Antonio - East Campus


Degree and College:
Doctor of Dental Science, Baylor University - College of Dentistry, 2011; Bachelor of Surgery, Biochemistry, St Mary's University, 2002
Special Interest: Education
Hobbies: Exercising, running, doing outdoor activities, cooking, volunteering, and spending time with family & friends
From: San Antonio, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English, Español

Paul Trautmann, MD

Specialty: Obstetrics & Gynecology         Location: San Antonio - Medical Center Campus

Hospital Affiliation: Main Methodist Hospital Medical Center

 

Degree and College: Doctor of Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
Special Interests: Obstetric and contraceptive care
Hobbies: Tennis, house renovations, spending time with family, and going to the movies
From: San Antonio, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English

Dara Valdez, PA-C

Specialty: Pediatric Medicine          Location: San Antonio - Stone Oak Campus

 

Degree and College: Masters of Science in Physician Assistant Studies from UT Health Science Center; Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry from Abilene Christian University; NCCPA Certified
Special Interests: Empowering families to raise healthy kids
Hobbies: Going to the zoo, spending time outdoors, and dancing to blues music
From: Brady, Texas, but moved around a lot due to being in a military family
Language(s) Spoken: English, Español medico


Nichole Van de Putte, MD

Specialty: Obstetrics and Gynecology    Location: San Antonio - West Campus

Hospital Affiliation: Metropolitan Methodist Hospital Women's Pavilion


Degree and College:
 Doctor of Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX; Bachelors of Music/Minor in Psychology, Loyola University, New Orleans, LA
Special Interests: Teen health, contraception, and high risk obstetrics
Hobbies: Music, cooking, outdoors, and arts & crafts
From: San Antonio, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English, Español

Jeni Vela, MD

Specialty: Obstetrics & Gynecology    Location: San Antonio - East Campus

Hospital Affiliation: Metropolitan Methodist Hospital Women's Pavilion


Degree and College:
Doctorate of Medicine from the University of Texas, Medical Branch; Bachelor of Science in Biology from UT Pan American
Special Interest: High risk obstetrics and minimally invasive surgery
Hobbies: Hiking, music, travel, cooking, exploring San Antonio, and spending time with friends & family
From: Progreso, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English, Español


Carmela Villarreal, RDH

Specialty: Dental Hygienist    Location: San Antonio - East Campus


Degree and College:
Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio

Special Interest: Patient education and preventative care

Hobbies: Traveling, volunteering, spending time with family and friends

From: San Antonio, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English, Español

Paula Vogel, MD

Specialty: Dermatology    Location: San Antonio - Northwest Campus


Degree and College:
Doctor of Medicine from the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland; Dual Board Certified at the American Board of Dermatology & American Board of Internal Medicine

Special Interest: Skin cancer prevention & treatment, skin signs of systemic disease

Hobbies: Biking, swimming, yoga, Pilates, reading, and gardening

From: Grew up in Nashville, Tennessee and Albuquerque, New Mexico, but I've lived in San Antonio for the past 25 years
Language(s) Spoken: English

Shawna Wall, MD

Specialty: Obstetrics & Gynecology          Location: Helotes Campus

Hospital Affiliation: Main Methodist Hospital Medical Center


Degree and College:
Doctor of Medicine from the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio;
Bachelor of Science in Biology from Angelo State University

Special Interests: Preventative care
Hobbies: Traveling, reading, woodworking, crafting, and attending events for my three kids
From: San Angelo, Texas, but I have lived in San Antonio for over 20 years
Language(s) Spoken: English

Marisol Degollado Zamudio, RDH

Specialty: Dental Hygienist          Location: San Antonio - West Campus


Degree and College:
Bachelors in Science in Dental Hygiene from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (UT Health San Antonio)

Special Interests: Dental cleaning, patient education, and personalized care

Hobbies: Spending quality time with family, (which includes playing Bingo and going to my sister’s ranch), working out at the gym, volunteering at my church as part of the welcome team, and going to the movies for relaxation

From: San Antonio, Texas
Language(s) Spoken: English, Español