Kellie Vaidya, MPH, PA-C is a Texas native, but has lived in several places including Alaska, Arkansas, California, and Japan. Kellie’s broad background, training, and compassionate approach to patient care has made her well-respected with both her patients and colleagues alike.
Kellie attended Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas, where she earned a Bachelor of Science in biological sciences and minored in Biomedical Anthropology. Following her undergraduate studies, Kellie completed a Masters in Public Health with a specialization in health behavior and health education at the Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health in Little Rock, Arkansas. Kellie then served as a clinical research coordinator at several prestigious institutions, including the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston Geriatric Department, the University of California, San Francisco Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Department, and the Baylor Scott & White Hospital - Temple Infectious Disease Department.
Kellie then continued her education by completing the University of North Texas Health Science Center physician assistant program in Fort Worth, Texas. During her time at the University of North Texas Health Science Center, Kellie took part in studies in Malawi, Africa, to gain further knowledge of infectious diseases. She also served as the student director and a board member for the Texas Academy of Physician Assistants and was nominated for the Dean's Award for Scholarly Excellence.
Before joining Advanced Allergy & Asthma Associates, Kellie worked in internal medicine for several years. When she is not working, Kellie enjoys running, learning new languages, and traveling.
Kellie is a fellow of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and the Texas Academy of Physician Assistants. She is also a member of the Pi Alpha National Honor Society, the national honor society for physician assistants.