Amanda Lane, Authorization Specialist
Amanda holds a Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice with a minor in Sociology from UTSA. She is currently working toward an Associate Degree in Radiation Therapy. Born and raised in San Antonio, Amanda enjoys daily making a difference in people’s lives by helping people get medical care. She loves animals and enjoys time with friends and family.
Haley Watson, Surgical Tech and Aesthetician
Haley is a Licensed Medical Aesthetician with experience as a Scrub Technician in Obstetrics. She is passionate about esthetics and healthcare. In her spare time, Haley and her family enjoy time at the beach and snow skiing.
Sharlene Rodriguez, Customer Service Specialist
Born in San Antonio, Sharlene is a Medical Assistant who enjoys being a part of helping others feel better about themselves – inside and out. She and her husband have three lovely children. Sharlene is an avid San Antonio Spurs and Dallas Cowboys fan.
Cynthia Bregman (“CB”), Office Manager
Originally from Racine, Wisconsin, Cynthia holds a Certification in Medical Practice Management. She has 28 years working in medical offices and spent 6 years in the National Guard of the United States. She is passionate about helping others. Cynthia is a proud mother and grandmother. In her spare time, she enjoys gardening and baking.
Dena Barrera, Practice Manager
Dena holds a Masters Degree in Business Administration in Market Strategy and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a Human Resources Major. She enjoys contributing to a medical practice that authentically cares for patients and provides outstanding care. In her spare time, she spends time with her family and enjoys time outdoors.
April Pena, Physician Assistant
April Pena, MPAS, PA-C is a graduate of the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston where she completed a rigorous academic curriculum and received her Masters in Physician Assistant Studies. Prior to this, she attended Baylor University where she received her Bachelors in Biology and a Minor in Chemistry. She is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants and is licensed by the Texas Medical Board.
April has had many years of experience working with several surgical sub-specialties and has gained a tremendous amount of knowledge and skills that she will bring with her as a new provider to Dr. Jose Barrera’s team. April strives to be up to date with new medical advances by attending frequent continuing medical education courses and conferences. She loves helping patients feel better weather it’s with their cosmetic or medical needs. In addition, she strongly believes that to have a healthy provider-patient relationship it is critical to involve the patient in the medical decision-making process.
April is married to her husband named Michael, has a son named Adam and a yellow labrador named Layla. On her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family, watching movies, traveling and dancing.