Our employees at Advanced Clinician is what makes this company great. Advanced Clinician has recruited top notch talent to be our diplomats of excellent wound care service. We are proud of our team and consistently find ways to challenge them with new learning opportunities so they deliver the exceptional care our patients and communities rightly deserve.
Jose A. Ramos, ACNP
Nurse Practitioner (NP) Ramos is Board Certified as an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner. He completed his education and training at the University of Texas Medical Branch in 2009. Prior to completing his graduate degree, NP Ramos practiced as a critical care Registered Nurse in Houston, TX. He brings a wide variety of clinical and work experience that includes:
Jo Anna Ramos, FNP
Nurse Practitioner Jo Anna Ramos is a Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner. She completed her degree and training at the University of Texas at Arlington. Prior to earning her Master's degree in Nursing she worked at Texas Children's Hospital in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit as a Registered Nurse. She also has work experience in several areas including Endoscopy, LTAC, Home health care, Hospice care, Allergy and Asthma, and Ostomy/Wound care. NP Jo Anna Ramos serves as Advanced Clinician’s Practice Manager. She is devoted to the continuous success of the group and is passionate about Nurse Practitioner driven care.
Angie Sanchez is the Credentialing Specialist and Administrator Assistant for Advanced Clinician. She has over 10 years of experience in medical credentialing and staff management. For the past 5 years while employed with Advanced Clinician, Angie has done everything from time keeping, payroll, record keeping, staff training, serving as the point of contact for facilities and Providers, preparing contract documents, personnel management and marketing. When she isn’t giving her all at work, Angie loves to spend time with her high school sweetheart of 25 years and her 3 beautiful children. She enjoys traveling, cooking, and dancing.
Ernesto Cerdina, FNP
Nurse Practitioner (NP) Cerdina is Board Certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner He completed his education and training at Texas A&M University, Corpus Christi in 2016. Prior to completing his graduate degree, NP Cerdina practiced in an array of various specialties as a Registered Nurse in Corpus Christi and San Antonio, TX. He brings a wide range of clinical and work experiences that includes:
- ICU RN
- Med/Surge RN
- Dialysis RN
- Acute Rehab RN
- Primary Care Outpatient Medical Clinic NP
- Wound Care NP
Kristy Garza, FNP
Nurse Practitioner (NP) Garza earned her BSN and MSN at Texas Tech University, in her hometown Lubbock, Texas. She is a proud member of the International Honor Society, Sigma Theta Tau. During her 20 years in nursing, NP Garza has honed her passion, knowledge, and skill through working in many different areas of nursing including:
- Surgical & Cardiac ICU
- Nurse Consulting
- Utilization Management
- Impatient Medical Management
- Legal Nurse Consulting
Keri Mcphail, FNP
Nurse Practitioner (NP) Mcphail is Board Certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner. She completed her education and training at the University of Texas Medical Branch. Prior to completing her graduate degree, NP Mcphail practiced as a critical care Registered Nurse in Houston, TX.
Katrina Villa, FNP
Katrina was born and raised in Port Lavaca, Tx. She began her career in healthcare as a LVN in 2010 and is a board certified Family Nurse Practitioner. Her previous experience includes internal medicine, primary care, long-term acute care, skilled nursing and acute rehabilitation. She is passionate about providing patient-focused care to the inpatient population.