Pia Habersang, EdD, CNS, MSN, APRN
The primary provider Pia Habersang, Ed.D, CNS, MSN, APRN has over 40 years of experience in various roles /positions in the healthcare system. Prior to opening her practice Pediatric Wellness Center of Amarillo in 2013, she provided primary care as a Nurse Practitioner for over twenty years to children with diverse health care needs (Pedi Providers / Texas Tech Health Science Center). Her educational background of a Masters in Science of Nursing ( WTSU 1986) allows her to continue to practice as an advanced practicing nurse (APRN) which includes a strong focus on family dynamics.
Her Doctorate in Child and Youth Studies (Nova Southeastern University 1995) prepared her to apply the knowledge of early childhood development as well as developmental milestones throughout adolescence into primary care. The certificate in Biological Medicine (Marion Institute of Biological Medicine 2002) prepared her for all facets of wellness care, including the care of children with Autism Spectrum Disorder with a focus on Biological treatment modalities.
Rolf Habersang, MD, MPH & TM
Dr. Habersang is the supervising and supportive physician who co-manages patient care and is available for consults if deemed indicated. His expertise in Pediatrics encompasses General Pediatrics as well as Critical Care. Though his primary focus is a holistic approach to health care based on the principles of Functional/Biological Medicine and Homeopathy.
Michelle Howard, MSN, APRN, FNP-C
Michelle Howard joined the Pediatric Wellness Center of Amarillo in the Spring 2022 as a family nurse practitioner. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing May 2010 from West Texas A&M University. Her diverse working background includes acute care at BSA Hospital and Quail Creek Surgical Center. She also has experience in Home Health Care. After years of caring for patients, she realized many chronic problems could be prevented. Michelle became interested in a holistic approach to caring for patients and a desire to provide education on wellness and disease prevention to families in the area.
As for herself, having her own children followed at PWCA for many years and witnessing the impact a holistic approach had on her own children was a driving force in her further pursuit of a holistic approach to healthcare/pediatrics. With this dedication, she pursued an advanced nursing degree. She graduated from West Texas A&M University with her Masters of Science in Nursing in 2021. She is licensed as an Advance Practice Registered Nurse, Family Nurse Practitioner, by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. She is excited to be a part of the Pediatric Wellness Center of Amarillo team and to serve the wonderful families who are clients of the Pediatric Wellness Center of Amarillo,