Angelica Clark has been in the healthcare industry as a Physician Assistant since 2008. Prior to joining our team in 2014, Angelica worked at a Weight Loss/Wellness Clinic in a small town near Waco called Hamilton, Texas, where she treated patients with weight management and related conditions such as hypothyroidism, etc. Angelica acknowledges that her job is more than a profession and it is indeed a calling from God.
Angelica has practiced Integrative and Functional medicine most of her career. She is in the process of certification with the Institute for Functional Medicine, where she has already completed most of the modules such as the Hormone, Energy, GI, Detox, Immune and Cardiometabolic modules. She is also trained through conferences at A4M, the American Anti-aging Society.
Angelica also has experience in Primary Care, Family Medicine and Urgent Care. In her spare time, she enjoys listening to podcasts and reading articles and books related to Wellness and Functional medicine. She is always learning.
She is passionate about nutritional counseling, weight management, and chronic disease management. She was originally trained in the allopathic medical model, but her previous training as a Nutritionist and passion for wellness pointed her in this path where she focuses her training on Integrative and Functional medicine.
She enjoys the detective role when working with her patients. One of her strengths is that she is very thorough, and likes to know and consider all the details from the patient’s history before making treatment recommendations using a holistic approach. She also makes sure the patient has a say in the direction of the proposed treatment, making it customizable to the needs and health goals of each individual.
She is a great team player and works closely with all of our providers, providing an excellent experience for our guests. You will love meeting Angelica, she is a charismatic and energetic provider, very through and efficient in customizing the recommendations based upon each individual patient. She works well with children, teenagers, men and women through all stages of life as they journey on the path of health and wellness.
Angelica was born in Brazil and moved to the United States in 2003. She is trilingual. She speaks Portuguese, Spanish, and English. Angelica is a mom of two boys, married for 15+ years and enjoys road cycling, traveling and spending time with family.
Angelica holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Physician Assistant from Jefferson College of Health Sciences in Roanoke, Virginia, and a Bachelor of Science in Nutrition from UNIBH in Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
3 Fun Facts about Angelica:
Angelica is trilingual and is from Brazil.
Her happy place is the beach.
She loves to sneak out on the weekends to Galveston and play on the sand with her boys.
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