Wendi Kleppinger
Wendi Wagner Kleppinger Physician Assistant at Georgetown Medical Clinic in Georgetown Texas

Wendi Kleppinger is a tenured and skilled professional in the medical sector currently serving as a Physician Assistant at Georgetown Medical Clinic in Georgetown, Texas. She has been operating in this capacity since October 2011, managing both acute care and long-term health care for pediatric, adult, and geriatric populations. Between 2012 and 2014 she operated as an Emergency Department Physician Assistant at Capital Emergency Associates within the Austin, Texas area where she was involved in all aspects of patient care, including minor surgical procedures and communicating with Spanish speaking patients. Earlier in 2010, she held a similar role at Cooper Green Hospital’s Emergency Department, gaining valuable experience offering care for under-served populations.

Kleppinger’s extensive medical experience is complemented by a master's degree in Physician Assistant studies from the University of Florida College of Medicine (2007 to 2009) and a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) in Biochemistry from The University of Texas at Austin (1999 to 2004). Prior to her ventures in the medical field, Wendi was involved academically as a Professor of Chemistry at Brevard Community College and a Professor of Biochemistry at Tecnológico de Monterrey for a year each. She has amassed a vast network of 101 professional connections on LinkedIn, reflecting her standing in the industry.

More about this expert

Full name
Wendi Wagner Kleppinger
Location
Austin, Texas, United States
Title
Physician Assistant
Industry
Medical Practices
LinkedIn Connections
101
Skills
Biochemistry Hospitals

Education

University of Florida College of Medicine
Master's Degree
Attended in 2007 - 2009
Field of study: Physician Assistant
The University of Texas at Austin
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)
Attended in 1999 - 2004
Field of study: Biochemistry

Positions

Georgetown Medical Clinic in Georgetown Texas
Physician Assistant
Oct 2011 - Present

Managed both acute care and long-term health care of pediatric, adult, and geriatric populations
Capital Emergency Associates
Austin, Texas Area
Emergency Department Physician Assistant
2012 - 2014

Managed all aspects of patient care in patients of all levels of acuity.
Performed laceration repairs, incision and drainage, toenail resection.
Conducted interviews and communicated with Spanish speaking patients.
Emergency Department, Cooper Green Hospital
Physician Assistant
2010 - Jul 2011

Managed all aspects of patient care in patients of all levels of acuity, including H&P's, orders, interpreting laboratory and imaging studies, communication for admission, and discharge planning and summaries.
Gained extensive experience in providing care for under-served populations.
Performed laceration repairs, incision and drainage, splinting.
Conducted interviews and communicated with Spanish speaking patients.
Brevard Community College
Professor of Chemistry
2006 - 2007

Designed and taught classes in general chemistry
Tecnológico de Monterrey
Professor of Biochemistry
2005 - 2006

Designed and taught classes in general chemistry, inorganic chemistry, organic chemistry, biology, health science, Man and Science (modern scientific discoveries).