Specialty Internal Medicine Language(s) Spoken English Joined Kelsey-Seybold July 2017 Accepting New Patients? Yes BiographyProfessional BackgroundAmanda graduated with honors from UNT Health Science Center in Fort Worth, earning her Master’s in Physician Assistant Studies (MPAS) in 2014. Prior to joining Kelsey Seybold, she worked as a PA-C in primary care at Scott & White Clinic in Waco from 2014-2016. During that time, she performed comprehensive physicals, well-woman exams, well-child checks, sports physicals, treated acute illnesses and helped patients manage chronic conditions. In July 2017, Amanda joined the Internal Medicine team at Kelsey-Seybold under Dr. Donald Aga. With his supervision, Amanda will be handling office visits, E-visits, telemedicine visits, and other duties. Professional AssociationsAmanda is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) and the Pi Alpha National Honor Society. Hobbies and InterestsAmanda enjoys cooking, traveling, gardening and other outdoor activities, and spending time with family and friends. Fun FactsAmanda’s father was in the military, so she was born in Germany and lived there for several years. She has since traveled to Germany, France, Belgium, Luxemburg, Ghana and Swaziland, Africa. She worked in an orphanage in Swaziland doing medical mission work.As a child, Amanda wanted a career as a marine biologist because she loved the ocean and dolphins.