A veteran. A mother. An educator. A mentor. A nurse practitioner. Rochele Nicolas-Wedige recognized the need for a comprehensive, patient-focused clinic, dedicated to family care and preventative services in San Antonio. That need became a reality when Rochele opened her clinic, Wellness Institute of Texas in March of 2014. Her philosophy of patient care involves empowering patients with knowledge of thei r health conditions and helping them achieve the best quality of life. As a Nurse Practitioner, Rochele comes with a wealth of nursing experience ranging from trauma and family care during her U.S. Army career, to her training in allergy, asthma, otology, neurotology and pediatrics. Rochele is active in her community. She frequently volunteers to treat patients in no-fee community clinics and she participates in community health fairs. Professionally, she is affiliated with Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing, Texas Nurse Practitioners, and San Antonio Nurses in Advanced Practice. Rochele graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, receiving her Bachelor of Science in Nursing and later a Master of Science in Nursing from the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences. Patients frequently comment that Rochele’s bedside manner and clinical knowledge is comforting. She takes the necessary time with each patient, and truly loves providing personalized family care to her patients of all ages.
Considering there are literally hundreds of doctors practicing medicine in San Antonio, for Dr. Michelle Anson to have been chosen as one of the top doctors in San Antonio by S.A. Doctors Best of 2013 is quite an outstanding honor. To Dr. Anson’s patients, that accomplishment is no surprise. She is known for her warm and friendly style. Dr. Anson is deeply committed to the practice of medicine and is a devoted mother of three who enjoys spending her free time with her family. As a physician, she carries this love of family into the clinic where she helps ensure the total wellness of patients and their loved ones. Dr. Anson’s philosophy of patient care involves empowering patients with knowledge of their health conditions and helping them achieve the best quality of life. She received her undergraduate degree from the University of Texas at Austin where she was inducted into the Phi Beta Kappa honor society and then attended medical school at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. She served as chief resident at CHRISTUS Santa Rosa before opening Lone Star Primary Care and Aesthetics. Dr. Anson will practice at the Wellness Institute of Texas beginning in May of 2014. She is excited about providing care in a patient-focused clinic and the clinic staff are excited Dr. Anson will be working with them!