Krista Engler, PA-C

Krista started down her path to becoming a Physician Assistant at the University of New Hampshire, where she completed a bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science. From there, she attended Springfield College in MA, where she completed her training in Physician Assistant Studies. Her career began in the field of Rehabilitation Medicine, in Acute Rehabilitation hospitals and Long-Term Acute Care hospitals in Boston. Krista’s career then focused on Hospital Medicine and Intensive Care Medicine. Her career in Pain Management began in 2015.

Dreading the long winters in MA, Krista decided to follow her family to Austin, TX, for sunshine and relaxed living. On days off, she can be found with her three dogs at one of the area’s many parks. She also enjoys kayaking, live music and frequenting the wonderful restaurants in Austin.

Krista began her career in Rehabilitation Medicine; then focused on Hospital Medicine and Intensive Care, before becoming a PA in Pain Management.

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