Our Staff

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At Medical Associates of Plano, our staff is part of our extended family. We are one big cohesive team who work together to provide the ultimate patient care and service to our loyal clients. We get to know you and your family and will go out of our way to make sure you are comfortable, satisfied and attended to in a timely manner. Medical Associates of Plano also serves our community by offering medical services to employers. Set up an account and send your staff to see us for many common requests – such as, DOT physicals, drug testing. We will always handle your needs in a professional and caring manner!

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ABRAHAM PHILIPS

Abraham is the Practice business administrator who oversees marketing, finance, human resource and aligning strategic partnerships for the Practice. Abraham has accomplished a great deal by spear heading cost saving processes at the Practice all along improving patient experience. He was also responsible for successfully renovating the office and giving Practice new branding.

Abraham has vast experience in building and managing businesses. He is a serial entrepreneur who has multiple businesses including real estate holdings. He lives in Plano with his wife and two sons. During his spare time Abraham loves to travel, work with charity missions at his church and to empower other entrepreneurs Worldwide through Kiva.

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AMANDA HARPER

Amanda – is one of three Medical Assistants at M.A.P. She has been here for an accumulative 8 years and assists our physician and nurses with dictation, referrals and coding. Her and her fiancé live in Plano and have a daughter, Alana (6) and son, Payton (5 mo.). In her spare time she enjoys her second job promoting health & wellness as a Mona Vie Distributor, interior design, shopping and spending time with family and friends-especially during football season-Da Bears!

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CHRISTINA AVILA

Christina has been with the Practice for over six months. She is a hard worker who is passionate about her patients. She encompasses a pleasant smile and handles her task with pride. Christina is a certified nurse who handles blood draw, conducts various testing, fills prescription, and takes care of all nurse related duties. She lives in Plano with her husband and two children. Christina loves her morning “Red Bull” and enjoys time with family and friends.

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DIANA HARPER

Diana – has worked in the medical field for 20+ years. She currently oversees the billing and collection aspect of the Practice. She has three children, seven Grandchildren and two Great Grandchildren; Diana co-owns an Embroidery business with her daughter and enjoys visiting with her grandchildren and great grandchildren, gardening, taking her dogs to the dog park and shopping.

LEAH GAVALDON

Leah – is our Front Desk Coordinator and has been with Medical Associates of Plano for three years. She enjoys spending time with her two teenage sons, music and gardening. She can help you with appointments, related questions, administrative tasks, medical records and payment processing. She is awaiting to greet you!

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VIOLET GONZALEZ

Violet has dedicated her career at Medical Associates of Plano ever since obtaining her certificate as Nurse – which is over eleven years! She is well versed in various nursing tasks including handling the front office. Violet is in charge of overall operation of the nursing department from ordering medicines to conducting specialized tests such as, Nerve Conduction. She is an expert in blood draws and other nursing competencies. During her spare time Violet enjoys collecting butterfly memorabilia and knitting.