Dr. Bruce Henry is the owner and founder of Texas Family Healthcare PA, located at Medical City Dallas. He is board certified in Family Medicine, a member of the Royal College of General Practice (UK), and a fellow of the American Academy of Family Practice. He is a clinical professor of Family and Community Medicine at UTSW Medical Center. Dr. Henry's practice focus is comprehensive patient care for all ages. His patients appreciate that he is always mindful of the biological, social, and spiritual process directed at problem solving, health maintenance, and disease prevention. His practice is open 6 days a week with evening appointments, walk-in, and work-in availability.
During his spare time, Dr. Henry has a love for the dog world and currently sits as the President of the King Charles Cavaliers club. His wife Shirley and he have a total of four children and eight grandchildren.
Certified by the American Board of Family Medicine, Dr. Alex Amby is a skilled family physician. Currently practicing at Texas Family Healthcare PA, he looks after the locals of Dallas, TX. He believes in providing excellent patient care and strives towards quickly bringing patients back to their routine way of life. Dr. Amby attended Brown University, where he completed his medical degree. He is an active member of the American Academy of Family Physicians and the Texas Academy of Family Physicians. He is also a recipient of numerous awards and honors. Dr. Amby’s philosophy of practice is to assess possible contributory factors to his patient’s current disease and strive towards implementing a holistic treatment approach. He understands the needs of his patients and treats every person with the compassion, respect, and attention they deserve.
Rachna Patel, PA-C has been practicing as a Physician Assistant at Texas Family Healthcare PA since 2006. She completed her Masters in Physician Assistant Studies at UT Southwestern and Bachelor of Arts in Biology from Baylor University. Her professional interests include preventative medicine and management of chronic diseases.
Rachna was born and raised in Texas and is fluent in her native language Gujarati (Hindi dialect). She enjoys traveling and spending quality time with her 3 children and husband. She is enthusiastic about serving the community.
Emily Zhu, PA-C began her medical career while taking her final year of science at Rice University. It was there that she discovered a passion for supporting people on their journey into health. After graduating, she continued to pursue her passion by attending Baylor College of Medicine. While attracted to many aspects of medicine, Emily chose Family Medicine as her specialty because of the "whole person" orientation and the ability to have long-term, caring relationships with those she serves. She chose Texas Family Healthcare PA to become a vital member of a high performance team committed to making sure that each patient receives the highest quality care.
Ann Fontana PA-C completed her Masters in Physician Assistant Studies at Idaho State University after graduating with a Bachelor of Arts in Physiology from the University of Minnesota. Her interest in medicine began in childhood, but fully matured through her experiences volunteering, shadowing, and working in healthcare. As a Physician Assistant, she has found a particular passion for health education, believing this to be the foundation of quality care and improved outcomes.
Originally from Madison, Wisconsin, Ann has been enjoying exploring the many foods, activities, and charms unique to Texas. In her free time she enjoys crafting, traveling, and spending time with her dog.
Andrea Beavers is a native of Dallas, TX who obtained Bachelors Degrees in Health Education from Texas A & M University - Commerce and Biology from the University of Texas at Arlington. She completed her Master of Physician Assistant Studies in 2009 at Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk, VA. She began her career as a PA in the Infectious Disease (ID) sub-specialty of Internal Medicine. Later, while still practicing ID, she began contracting in the areas of Internal Medicine for long term care and clinic medicine, as well as wellness and weight loss. Andrea has been a part of Texas Family Healthcare since the fall of 2016. She is passionate about providing patient care to all age groups. In her spare time, she enjoys family life with her husband, three children, and large extended family.