Jose Martinez, MPAS, PA-C

Jose Martinez, MPAS, PA-C

Education:
B.S. in Biology, Minor Chemistry and Leadership,
University of Texas Pan-American in 2009

Masters Degree in Physician Assistant Studies,
University of Texas Pan American in 2017

Training:
Rotated around the Rio Grande Valley within all the different specialties

Personal:
I was born in Corpus Christi, Texas in 1991. In 1994, my family moved back to the Rio Grande Valley. I continued my education and I received a Bachelor degree in Biology. In 2015 I was accepted into the Physician Assistant program and graduated on December 2017.

Hobbies/Interests:
I enjoy playing tennis, watching all manner of new shows on Netflix and the Marvel and Star Wars Cinematic Universes.

Why did I become a Physician Assistant:
I always had a calling towards the medical field since a young age. The ability to be able to help and change a person’s life especially in this field is a powerful and fulfilling feeling that I couldn’t see myself doing anything else. In the end I felt that becoming a Physician Assistant is what Gods plan was for me.

Favorites:
Food: Chinese/Japanese Food
Movies: Star Wars Episodes 4-6, Star Wars Episode 3, final 15 minutes.
Restaurants: Hayashi
Quotes: “The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge: but fools despise wisdom and instruction.” Proverbs 1:7 “I have the high ground.” -Obi-Wan-Kenobi