Joanna Lopez, PA-C, MPH

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Phone: 1-833-UT-CARES (1-833-882-2737)

Languages

Spanish


Education

The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, MPAS

Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Rural Public Health, MPH

Biography and Education

Clinical Biography

Joanna Lopez, PA-C, MPH, is a licensed physician assistant in UT Health Austin’s Musculoskeletal Institute. She specializes in the evaluation and treatment of lower and upper extremity orthopedic conditions.

Joanna Lopez earned her master’s in public health from Texas A&M School of Rural Public Health, a second master’s in physician assistant studies from The University of Texas in San Antonio, and her bachelor’s in biomedical science from Texas A&M University. She is also trained in managing and surgically assisting in total hip and knee joint replacements and arthroscopy.

Joanna Lopez participates in annual mission trips to Antigua, Guatemala under the non-profit Faith in Practice, where she and helps diagnose and treat patients and provides support as a surgical first assist in orthopedics. She is also currently participating in multiple research studies at UT Health Austin and looks forward to publishing in the future.

Specializations

  • Orthopedic care for adults

Board Certification

  • National Commission on the Certification of Physician Assistants, Physician Assistant

Locations

Locations

  • UT Health Austin Clinics
    Health Transformation Building
    1601 Trinity Street, Bldg. A
    Austin, TX 78712
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Insurance Accepted

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP Medicare Complete Focus Essential HMO
  • AARP Medicare Complete Focus HMO
  • Accountable Health Plan/Interplan (SPHN)
  • Aetna Medicare Advantage
  • Aetna PPO/HMO (All HMO Plans require a referral)
  • Aetna Seton Health Alliance
  • Aetna Whole Health
  • Ambetter-Superior Health Plan - Exchange Plan
  • Amerigroup/Amerivantage Classic
  • Beech Street PPO (SPHN)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Blue Advantage HMO/Health Select (All HMO Plans require a referral)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Blue Choice PPO/UT Select
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Blue Essentials/Blue Essentials Access - Exchange Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield PAR Plan
  • CCC MAP/CCHC
  • Cigna - All plans
  • Cigna Behavioral Health
  • Coventry (SPHN)
  • Dell Children’s Health Plan STAR/CHIP
  • EHN/WEB TPA - (Whole Foods)
  • First Care Access PPO Network (SPHN)
  • First Health (SPHN)
  • Firstcare HMO (SPHN) (All HMO plans require a referral)
  • Galaxy (SPHN)
  • Health Payors Organization (SPHN)
  • Healthsmart (SPHN)
  • Humana HMOx
  • Humana Medicare Advantage - all plans EXCEPT Humana Medicare Gold Plus. (Out of network for all Humana Medicare HMO Plans)
  • Humana PPO/HMO/Choice Care (All HMO Plans require a referral)
  • Integrated Medical Systems PPO (SPHN)
  • Medicaid/TMHP
  • Medicare Part B Traditional fee for service (Novitas)
  • Multiplan (SPHN) (PHCS is out of network)
  • Optum
  • Oscar Healthcare (SPHN)
  • Seton Health Plan Smarthealth
  • Sendero IdealCare
  • Superior Health Plan STAR/CHIP/STAR KIDS
  • United Healthcare AARP PPO
  • United Healthcare All Savers/Choice/Choice Plus/PPO/HMO (All HMO Plans require a referral)
  • United Healthcare Community Plan - Medicaid
  • United Healthcare Medicare
  • United Healthcare One
  • United Healthcare Dual Complete Focus HMO
  • United Student Resources PPO (SPHN)
  • USA Managed Care (SPHN)
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