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Physician Assistant

Dallas, TX
March 27, 2018

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Dallas, TX 75204

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Physician assistant with over 2 years of urgent care experience seeking full time position in surgical specialties with outpatient, inpatient and operative duties. Looking for positions with great company culture, the opportunity to learn and grow as a medical provider, and potential future opportunities to teach/precept advanced practitioner students. EDUCATION

Texas Tech University Health Science Center

Class of 2015

Master of Physician Assistant Studies

University of Texas at Austin

Class of 2013

B.S. Communication Sciences and Disorders

Specialization in Speech Language Pathology

Minor in Biology

El Centro Community College

Class of 2010

Associate Degree in Science


Aug 2015-Aug 2025 Physician Assistant Certification National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) Apr 2016-Feb 2019 Texas Physician Assistant License Texas Physician Assistant Board Austin, TX May 2016-May 2018 BLS for Healthcare Providers American Heart Association Midland, TX Jan 2011-Mar 2013 Pharmacy Technician Certification Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (Expired) Dallas, TX MEDICAL EXPERIENCE

Jan 2016-Mar 2018 Medspring Urgent Care Dallas, TX Supervising Physician Sachin Soni, MD

• Diagnosed and treated acute illness and injuries of patients 12 months and older

• Performed procedures including, but not limited to, splinting, suturing, incision and drainage, foreign body removal and pelvic exams

• Interpreted diagnostic studies including labs, x-rays and EKGs

• Conducted physicals for school, sports, pre-employment, work visas and DOT medical certificates

• Utilized both eClinicalWorks and Practice Velocity EMR systems with high proficiency

• Served as a clinical preceptor for Texas Woman’s University Nurse Practitioner Program students Clinical Rotations

June-July 2015 Texas Tech University Health Science Center Permian Basin Surgery Odessa, TX Preceptor Dr. Saju Joseph, MD, Surgical Oncologist, Hepatobiliary Surgeon

• Outpatient duties: History and physical during clinic, ER surgical consults, post-op follow up visits (removed sutures, staples, JP drains)

• OR duties: First assist on multiple general and oncologic surgeries, prepped and draped patients, wrote post op note

• Inpatient duties: Hospital rounds on surgical patients, inpatient surgical consults

• Exposure to wound care management at Midland Memorial Hospital Wound Care Clinic May-June 2015 Midland Community Health Services – Delano Pediatric Clinic Midland, TX Preceptor Dr. Francis Ballasteros, MD, Pediatrician

• Well Child and Sick Child Visits (Newborn to 17 Years)

• Sports physicals

• Pre-op clearance for dental procedures

• Documented visits in clinic EMR system eMD

• Experience in Texas Health Steps medical checkups March-May 2015 Dr. Salcido Family Medicine Clinic Odessa, TX Preceptor Dr. Francisco Salcido, MD, Family Medicine Physician

• History and physical

• In-office procedures: splinting, joint aspiration, etc.

• Sports physicals and athletic injuries assessment (medical volunteer at Junior Olympic kickboxing tournament)

• Experience in DOT occupational physicals and worker's compensation visits Feb-March 2015 Midland Women’s Clinic Midland, TX

Preceptor Dr. Gary Madden, MD, Obstetrician and Gynecologist

• Rotated with various OBGYN physicians and physician assistants

• OR duties: Assisted obstetricians in gynecological surgeries and C-sections

• Inpatient duties: Assisted mothers in vaginal deliveries and sutured vaginal tears, inpatient rounds Page 2

• Outpatient duties:

o History and physical on gynecologic, obstetric, post-partum and menopausal patients o Performed pap smears, pelvic and breast exams

o Measured fetal heart tones and fundal heights

o Experience with hormone pellet insertion

• Exposure to in-office procedures: colposcopy, Essure, NovaSure, intrauterine insemination (IUI), and intrauterine contraceptive placement

Jan-Feb 2015 Midland Memorial Hospital - Hospitalists Now Inc. (Inpatient Setting) Midland, TX Preceptor Dr. Allen Gibson, MD, Hospitalist/Internal Medicine Physician

• Rounded daily on patients in the hospital, especially in the ICU

• Wrote daily SOAP notes in the hospital EMR system CareVue

• Presented history, physical, assessment and plan to attending

• Assisted with ER admissions (history and physical, admission orders) and hospital discharge notes Nov-Dec 2014 Midland Memorial Hospital – Emergency Department Midland, TX Preceptor Dr. Larry Wilson, MD, Emergency Medicine Physician

• Rotated with various ER physicians, to whom I presented patient history and physical exam findings

• Performed basic suture to close lacerations

• Performed speculum and manual pelvic exam for female GU complaints

• Performed endotracheal intubation in the ER and ICU during code blue

• Assisted in displaced fracture reduction and immobilization through casting or splinting Sept-Oct 2014 Dr. Shamsuddin Pepermintwala, PLLC (Outpatient Setting) Midland, TX Preceptor Dr. Shamsuddin Pepermintwala, MD, Psychiatrist/Child&Adolescent Psychiatrist

• Took medical and psychiatric histories, conducted patient interviews and performed mental status exam for new and returning patients in outpatient clinic setting

• Wrote prescriptions for various psychiatric medications

• Ordered labs for medication monitoring and diagnostic purposes

• Documented each visit in Allscripts EHR system

• Some experience in treating patients enrolled in the Suboxone program, performed COWS assessments to assess opiate withdrawal

• Interpreted NEBA EEG test results for diagnosis of ADHD in pediatric patients Aug-Sept 2014 Odessa General Surgery/Texas Vein Institute Odessa, TX Preceptor Dr. Kevin Lynch, DO, General Surgeon

• Inpatient duties: Rounded on pre- and post-op patients on the surgical floor and ICU

• OR duties: First assisted in the OR both open and laparoscopic (some experience with da Vinci robotic surgery), wrote post op orders and prescriptions

• Outpatient: History and physicals for outpatient clinic and ER surgical consults, prepped patient and assisted in other in-office invasive procedures such as core needle breast biopsy, lipoma excision, vasectomy, etc.

• Some experience assisting with venous Doppler testing for venous insufficiency and therapeutic in-office procedures, such as vein stripping, stab evulsion, radiofrequency ablation, injection sclerotherapy Prior to PA School

October 2012 C.D. Doyle Clinic of Austin Austin, TX Clinical Volunteer

• Volunteered in a free clinic open and free to the homeless and working poor of Austin

• Signed patients in, took basic histories and checked vitals Nov 2011- St. David’s Medical Center South Austin Austin, TX March 2012 Emergency Room Clinical Observer/Scribe

• Shadowed and observed both an emergency room physician and physician assistant during night graveyard shifts

• Documented history and physical exam in an EMR system

• Continuously checked on progress of clinical work up and notified providers about abnormal lab values

• Called specialists-on-call when consult was needed

• Attended to patients’ bedside needs

June 2011- Dallas Regional Medical Center Mesquite, TX Aug 2011 Volunteer Pharmacy Technician

• Filled, credited/charged, and delivered medication orders, IVs, physician orders, crash carts and anesthesia boxes to different departments of the hospital

• Stockroom inventory, disposed of expired medications REFERENCES Available Upon Request

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