Kara Cantu PA-C

Education and Training

Undergraduate Education:
University of Houston; Bachelor of Science in Human Nutrition and Foods

Medical Education:
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Master of Physician Assistant Studies (MPAS), 2011

A little about me

  • What can a patient expect from you as their clinician?

    A safe and comfortable space that is free from judgement. I will listen and together we will develop a treatment plan that suits each individual.

  • What do you think is the most important factor in a doctor-patient relationship?

    Communication, trust, and honesty.

  • What are the 3 things you love most about being a clinician?

    • Building healthy relationships and collaborating with patients to develop a plan that works for them.
    • Seeing patients reaching their goals and improving quality of life.
    • Learning and growing from my patients and colleagues.
  • What do you like doing when you're not working?

    Spending time with my family, friends, and dog; exploring different places in Austin and traveling.