Our professional point of view.
AT VISTA, our professional team includes several registered nurses and administrative personnel to handle every aspect of your treatment.
Suzanne Gazda M.D., A graduate of The University of Texas Health Science Center of San Antonio, Dr. Gazda has devoted an extraordinary amount of time to not only the day-to-day practice of neurological medicine but also to related clinical research with special interests in the area of multiple sclerosis. A noted speaker and presenter at various forums nationwide, Dr. Gazda has been recognized by both industry organizations and consumer media alike, with inclusion for five years on the renowned list of “Texas Super Doctors” in Texas Monthly magazine. Dr. Gazda is also the founder of Neurology Institute of San Antonio.
Dr. Gazda's professional associations include:
Director, Integra Clinical Research
Medical Director, South Texas Multiple Sclerosis Center, affiliated with the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.
Member: Texas Medical Association, Texas Neurological Association, and the American Academy of Neurology.
E. Swann Van Delden, M.D., M.S. is a graduate of The University of Texas Health Science Center of San Antonio, And recently joined the Neurology Institute of San Antonio. Dr. Van Delden is a general neurologist with special interests in headache management and multiple sclerosis. Her practice comprises all aspects of general adult neurology, including selected interventional pain techniques, and also extends to adolescent headache diagnosis and management.
Dr. Van Delden belongs to several professional organizations, among them the American Academy of Neurology, Texas Neuroliogical Society, and the Texas Medical Association. Prior to pursuing a medical career, Dr. Van Delden was an adjunct professor of interpersonal communication and public speaking and is a member of the Health Communication Division of the National Communication Association.
R. Braden Neiman, M.D. is a board-certified neurologist who has recently joined the Neurology Institute of San Antonio. Dr. Neiman has experience in both clinical neurological disorders as well as neurological research. He also has training in interventional pain techniques including facet injections and possesses extensive experience in neuroelectrophysiology, including EMG/NCV, EEG, and 72 hour Ambulatory EEG studies.
Dr. Neiman received his neurology training at prestigious Yale University. Among his mentors was Dr. Ian McDonald, one of the world’s most renowned multiple sclerosis (MS) specialists.
He is particularly interested in the field of MS research as well as other neurodegenerative disorders of the brain.
Jill graduated from Wayland Baptist University with a Bachelor of Science in Management. She has a diverse background which includes 8 years of management experience in the aviation industry, as well as customer service and sales experience in the healthcare industry. She has developed and maintained key relationships with physicians, hospital and insurance based case managers and many other healthcare providers, all in an effort to promote clinical excellence and customer satisfaction.
After spending 4 years in the U.S. Army as an Army Medic, Larry graduated from Central Texas College in Killeen, TX. He spent 10 years as a staff nurse, in many clinical settings including: oncology, med/surgical units & recently on IV therapy team. He coordinates incoming patients care from the office & local hospitals. Initial assessments, teaching & monitoring patients on antibiotic therapy is conducted weekly. Patients care is managed from the start of therapy until completed.
After graduating with her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from UTHSCA in San Antonio, Lisa went on to get PICC line certified. She has worked at a local hospital in the transplant and cardiac unit prior to joining Corinthian's clinicians. In Vista's infusion suite, she coordinates patient care including initial patient assessments, clinical intervention and on-going coordination of care with pharmacy and the physician. She performs follow up documentation on the Vista infusion patients as well.
Upon graduation from The University of Texas at San Antonio; Nanette worked as an office manager for a prominent OBGyn office with responsibility of negotiating physician contracts. She then joined PCA Healthplans of Texas in the marketing department for 2 years before becoming the Director of Provider Relations for Aetna. Nanette’s responsibilities included contracting for physicians, hospitals and ancillary providers. There she gained her expertise in infusion therapy providers. In 2003 Nanette joined the contracting team for Humana, Inc. where she had responsibility for Large Group, Ancillary and Hospital Providers. Nanette’s focus on negotiating with infusion therapy companies ultimately led her to join the CHS team.
Allison graduated from Texas A&M University with a Bachelors of Business Administration in Management and a certificate in International Business. While attending A&M she participated in a study abroad program in Italy and an internship in Sydney, Australia. After graduation Allison worked in the world of corporate HR for several years. Following a move to San Antonio in 2003, Allison launched her own personalized stationary business. She used her business skills and creative talents to build the business from the ground up by building a relationship with her clients through direct sales, internet sales, and word of mouth. Allison has been married to her husband, David for sixteen years and they have three very busy daughters. In her spare time, Allison enjoys camping with her family, exercising, traveling, and volunteering.
With over 26 years of experience in Infusion Therapy, Etta brings many valuable assets to the VISTA team. Etta received her BS in Nursing from Baptist Health Systems School of Health Professions. Over her distinguished career, Etta has cared for patients in the hospital, home, and Ambulatory Infusion Center settings . She is also PICC line certified. When Etta is not busy taking excellent care of our infusion patients, she enjoys spending time with her two boys.