Meet The Providers at SynergenX’s Six Houston-Area Locations

 

Houston Area

Galleria

 

Cearra Prejean, APRN, FNP-C

Education

  • Master of Science in Nursing, South University, Savannah GA
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Southern University A&M, Baton Rouge, LA

Certification

  • Certified in hormone pellet placement
  • Certified in penile shockwave therapy

Honors and Recognition

  • Sigma Theta Tau International

Memberships

  • American Association of Nurse Practitioners
  • National Black Nurse Practitioner Association
  • Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc

Cearra has worked in healthcare for more than 6 years, including more than 5 years in clinical practice. Upon completion of nursing school, she worked in labor and delivery, neurology, and med-surgical areas. She is currently a member of the American Associations of Nurse Practitioners and serves presently as a center director at SynergenX’s Galleria location.

 

 

Terrence Dooley, PA-C, MPAS

Education

  • Quinnipiac University: Master of Science and Physician Assistant Studies
  • Brigham Young University: Bachelor of Science in Exercise Sciences

Certification

  • American Academy of Physician Assistants: Physician Assistant Certified
  • Certified in ACLS, BLS, and PALS
  • Certified in hormone pellet placement
  • Certified in penile shockwave therapy

Honors and Recognition

  • Captain, United States Army Reserves (5 years)
  • Veteran of Operation Spartan Shield and Operation Inherent Resolve

Memberships

  • Texas Academy of Physician Assistants

Terrence is a licensed and nationally certified Physician Assistant. His professional interests include male and female hormone replacement therapy. Prior to joining SynergenX Health, Terrence practiced orthopedic medicine, where his focus of care was in sports medicine and joint replacement. In his spare time, Terrence is very active in his church and fulfilling his military duties, and he loves spending time with his family. Terrence and his wife have two beautiful twin girls.

 

Stacy D. Hutt, MSN, FNP-C

Education

  • University of Texas, Tyler: Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  • Herzing University: Master of Science in Nursing (Family Nurse Practioner)
  • Trauma Nursing Core Course

Certification

  • Board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner, American Nurse Credentialing Center
  • Certified in Advanced Cardiac Life Support, BLS, and PALS
  • Certified Instructor for Breakthroughs in Patient Safety
  • Certified in hormone pellet placement
  • Certified in penile shockwave therapy

Honors and Recognition

  • Board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner, American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
  • Sigma Theta Tau, International Honor Society of Nursing, 2007
  • Magnet Champion Nominee in 2012
  • Emergency Department Clinical Educator
  • Forensic Evidence Recognition, Collection and Preservation in the Emergency Department

 

Syed F. Zaidi, MD

Education

  • University of Missouri at Columbia: Residency in Internal Medicine
  • University of Karachi, Pakistan: Medical Degree
  • D.J. Science College, Karachi Pakistan

Certification

  • Board-certified in Internal Medicine

Memberships

  • New Mexico Medical Society

Dr. Syed Zaidi specializes in internal medicine and has more than 27 years of experience. He has been chairman of the Department of Medicine at Memorial Medical Center in Las Cruces, NM and medical director of Advanced Care Hospital of Southern New Mexico. He is affiliated with numerous hospitals and is medical director of SynergenX’s Katy, Galleria and Sugar Land locations.

 

Katy

 

 

Carla Collier, MSN, RN, AGPCNP-C

Education

  • University of Texas Medical Branch: Master of Science in Nursing
    Adult / Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
  • University of Houston–Victoria, Sugar Land, TX: Bachelor of Science in Nursing
    Registered Nurse
  • Austin Community College, Austin, TX: Associate Degree in Nursing

Certification

  • Certified in hormone pellet placement
  • Certified in penile shockwave therapy

Memberships

  • Texas Nurse Practitioners
  • American Association of Nurse Practitioners
  • Houston Area Nurse Practitioners

Carla is passionate about her job, life, health, and family. When she is not working, she enjoys spending time with her family and being outdoors.

 

Terrence Dooley, PA-C, MPAS

Education

  • Quinnipiac University: Master of Science and Physician Assistant Studies
  • Brigham Young University: Bachelor of Science in Exercise Sciences

Certification

  • American Academy of Physician Assistants: Physician Assistant Certified
  • Certified in ACLS, BLS, and PALS
  • Certified in hormone pellet placement
  • Certified in penile shockwave therapy

Honors and Recognition

  • Captain, United States Army Reserves (5 years)
  • Veteran of Operation Spartan Shield and Operation Inherent Resolve

Memberships

  • Texas Academy of Physician Assistants

Terrence is a licensed and nationally certified Physician Assistant. His professional interests include male and female hormone replacement therapy. Prior to joining SynergenX Health, Terrence practiced orthopedic medicine, where his focus of care was in sports medicine and joint replacement. In his spare time, Terrence is very active in his church and fulfilling his military duties, and he loves spending time with his family. Terrence and his wife have two beautiful twin girls.

 

Jennifer Cu-Solano, MS, PA-C

Education

  • University of Houston: Bachelor of Science in Biology/Chemistry
  • Baylor College of Medicine: Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies

Certification

  • National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
  • Certified in hormone pellet placement
  • Certified in penile shockwave therapy

Work Experience

  • Emergency Medicine at a Level I trauma hospital in Houston, TX
  • Rural and Community Medicine in Yucca Valley, CA
  • Private Family Practice in Houston, TX

Honors and Recognition

  • First place, Physician Assistant Education Association Writing Competition, 2009

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

Jennifer’s interests include health maintenance, nutrition and primary care procedures. In her spare time, Jennifer enjoys spending time with her husband Val, daughter Stella, and their two Shih Tzu, Phoebe and Louie. She also enjoys food, shopping, animals, hiking, travel, SCUBA diving and missionary work. Jennifer has taken part in medical mission trips to the Texas border, Mexico, Colombia and Guatemala, and she hopes to continue to combine her love of travel and medicine to help those without access to medical care.

 

Syed F. Zaidi, MD

Education

  • University of Missouri at Columbia: Residency in Internal Medicine
  • University of Karachi, Pakistan: Medical Degree
  • D.J. Science College, Karachi Pakistan

Certification

  • Board-certified in Internal Medicine

Memberships

  • New Mexico Medical Society

Dr. Syed Zaidi specializes in internal medicine and has more than 27 years of experience. He has been chairman of the Department of Medicine at Memorial Medical Center in Las Cruces, NM and medical director of Advanced Care Hospital of Southern New Mexico. He is affiliated with numerous hospitals and is medical director of SynergenX’s Katy, Galleria and Sugar Land locations. 

 

Kingwood

 

Iaan Adams, PA-C, MPAS

Education

  • University of Houston (Main Campus): Bachelor of Science in Biology
  • Methodist University: Master of Physician Assistant Studies

Certification

  • National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
  • Certified in hormone pellet placement
  • Certified in penile shockwave therapy

Honors and Recognition

  • American Academy of Physician Assistants

 

 

Brittany Johnson, PA-C, MPAS

Education

  • Brigham Young University Provo, UT: Bachelor of Science in Biology
  • Arizona School of Health Sciences: Master of Physician Assistant Studies

Certification

  • National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
  • Subspecialty certification in Botox Cosmetic for aesthetic enhancement
  • Certified in hormone pellet placement
  • Certified in penile shockwave therapy

Training

  • Clinical rotations and training completed at Harvard Medical school teaching hospitals
  • Specializes in combination drug therapy for weight loss management

 

Stacy D. Hutt, MSN, FNP-C

Education

  • University of Texas, Tyler: Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  • Herzing University: Master of Science in Nursing (Family Nurse Practioner)
  • Trauma Nursing Core Course

Certification

  • Board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner, American Nurse Credentialing Center
  • Certified in Advanced Cardiac Life Support, BLS, and PALS
  • Certified Instructor for Breakthroughs in Patient Safety
  • Certified in hormone pellet placement
  • Certified in penile shockwave therapy

Honors and Recognition

  • Board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner, American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
  • Sigma Theta Tau, International Honor Society of Nursing, 2007
  • Magnet Champion Nominee in 2012
  • Emergency Department Clinical Educator
  • Forensic Evidence Recognition, Collection and Preservation in the Emergency Department

 

Terrence Dooley, PA-C, MPAS

Education

  • Quinnipiac University: Master of Science and Physician Assistant Studies
  • Brigham Young University: Bachelor of Science in Exercise Sciences

Certification

  • American Academy of Physician Assistants: Physician Assistant Certified
  • Certified in ACLS, BLS, and PALS
  • Certified in hormone pellet placement
  • Certified in penile shockwave therapy

Honors and Recognition

  • Captain, United States Army Reserves (5 years)
  • Veteran of Operation Spartan Shield and Operation Inherent Resolve

Memberships

  • Texas Academy of Physician Assistants

Terrence is a licensed and nationally certified Physician Assistant. His professional interests include male and female hormone replacement therapy. Prior to joining SynergenX Health, Terrence practiced orthopedic medicine, where his focus of care was in sports medicine and joint replacement. In his spare time, Terrence is very active in his church and fulfilling his military duties, and he loves spending time with his family. Terrence and his wife have two beautiful twin girls.

 

 

George Dean Zgourides, MD, PsyD

Education

  • American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine: Doctor of Medicine
  • John Peter Smith Hospital: Residency in Family Medicine
  • Pacific University: Doctor of Psychology
  • Tualatin Valley Center: Residency in Clinical Psychology
  • Subspecialist in Sexual Medicine, Lifestyle Medicine, Wound Medicine, Health Psychology

Certifications

  • Diplomate, National Board of Physicians and Surgeons (NBPAS)
  • Certified in hormone pellet placement
  • Certified in penile shockwave therapy

Honors and Recognition

  • Multiple published books and articles
  • Multiple media guest appearances on radio and television
  • Laboratory Director, Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA)

Memberships

  • American Academy of Family Physicians
  • Texas Academy of Family Physicians
  • Texas Urological Society
  • Sexual Medicine Society of North America
  • International Society for Sexual Medicine

 

Woodlands

 

Gilbert Veasey Sr., MD, MS, MHA

Education

  • University of Cincinnati/ Clinton County: Residency in Family Practice
  • Saint Joseph’s College of Maine: Doctor of Medicine
  • University of Houston Clear Lake: Master of Health Administration
  • University of Houston Clear Lake: Master of Biological Sciences
  • University of Houston Clear Lake: Bachelor of Biological Sciences

Honors and Recognition

  • R A Bath Award 2010
  • President’s Award Spring 2005
  • Alpha Chi
  • Published Managing chronic pain: What’s the best approach?
    Gilbert D. Veasey Sr , MD, MS; Keith B. Holten , MD, Editor
    OBG Management, 09/2009
  • Published Managingchronicpain: What’sthebestapproach?
    Gilbert D. Veasey Sr , MD, MS; Keith B. Holten , MD, Editor
    Journal of Family Practice, 12/2008
  • Holder of US Patent # 4,753,722 – Treatment of Mercaptan-Containing Streams Utilizing Nitrogen Based Promoters

Gil is a passionate provider, and his objective is to become the best family practice physician he can be. He spends time giving free care to the underserved community and around the world.

 

Vivian Kim, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC

Education

  • Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions: Doctor of Nursing Practice and Family Nurse Practitioner, Board-Certified
  • Angelo State University: Bachelor of Science, Nursing
  • Angelo State University: Associate in Applied Science, Nursing
  • Texas State University: Bachelor of Science, Psychology

Certification

  • Board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner, American Nurse Credentialing Center
  • ACLS/BLS-certified
  • Certified in hormone pellet placement
  • Certified in penile shockwave therapy

Honors and Recognition

  • Daisy Award

Memberships

  • American Association of Nurse Practitioners

Vivian is dedicated to her patients, fitness and health, and she’s an enthusiast about the beauty that can be found in every day. When not working, Vivian tries to find a way to be outside or traveling with her husbaand and dogs. She also enjoys having a good time with good friends.

 

 

Brittany Johnson, PA-C, MPAS

Education

  • Brigham Young University Provo, UT: Bachelor of Science in Biology
  • Arizona School of Health Sciences: Master of Physician Assistant Studies

Certification

  • National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
  • Subspecialty certification in Botox Cosmetic for aesthetic enhancement
  • Certified in hormone pellet placement
  • Certified in penile shockwave therapy

Training

  • Clinical rotations and training completed at Harvard Medical school teaching hospitals
  • Specializes in combination drug therapy for weight loss management

 

Terrence Dooley, PA-C, MPAS

Education

  • Quinnipiac University: Master of Science and Physician Assistant Studies
  • Brigham Young University: Bachelor of Science in Exercise Sciences

Certification

  • American Academy of Physician Assistants: Physician Assistant Certified
  • Certified in ACLS, BLS, and PALS
  • Certified in hormone pellet placement
  • Certified in penile shockwave therapy

Honors and Recognition

  • Captain, United States Army Reserves (5 years)
  • Veteran of Operation Spartan Shield and Operation Inherent Resolve

Memberships

  • Texas Academy of Physician Assistants

Terrence is a licensed and nationally certified Physician Assistant. His professional interests include male and female hormone replacement therapy. Prior to joining SynergenX Health, Terrence practiced orthopedic medicine, where his focus of care was in sports medicine and joint replacement. In his spare time, Terrence is very active in his church and fulfilling his military duties, and he loves spending time with his family. Terrence and his wife have two beautiful twin girls.

 

Stacy D. Hutt, MSN, FNP-C

Education

  • University of Texas, Tyler: Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  • Herzing University: Master of Science in Nursing (Family Nurse Practioner)
  • Trauma Nursing Core Course

Certification

  • Board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner, American Nurse Credentialing Center
  • Certified in Advanced Cardiac Life Support, BLS, and PALS
  • Certified Instructor for Breakthroughs in Patient Safety
  • Certified in hormone pellet placement
  • Certified in penile shockwave therapy

Honors and Recognition

  • Board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner, American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
  • Sigma Theta Tau, International Honor Society of Nursing, 2007
  • Magnet Champion Nominee in 2012
  • Emergency Department Clinical Educator
  • Forensic Evidence Recognition, Collection and Preservation in the Emergency Department

 

Sugar Land

 

 

Ruth A. Awah, APRN, FNP-BC

Education

  • University of Buea, SW Province, Cameroon: Bachelor of Arts in English and Theater Arts
  • Roxbury Community College, Boston, MA: Associate Degree in Health Careers
  • Quincy College, Quincy, MA: Associate Degree in Nursing
  • Curry College, Milton, MA: Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  • Regis College, Weston, MA: Master of Science in Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner

Certification

  • Board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner, American Nurse Credentialing Center
  • Certified in hormone pellet placement
  • Certified in penile shockwave therapy

Honors and Recognition

  • Sigma Theta Tau International
  • Honor Society of Nursing
  • Pi Epsilon at-Large Chapter

Memberships

  • American Association of Nurse Practitioners
  • American Nurses Association

Ruth is passionate about her job, life, fitness and health. When Ruth is not working, she enjoys spending time with her family and being outdoors. Her favorite TV show is Survivor.

 

Terrence Dooley, PA-C, MPAS

Education

  • Quinnipiac University: Master of Science and Physician Assistant Studies
  • Brigham Young University: Bachelor of Science in Exercise Sciences

Certification

  • American Academy of Physician Assistants: Physician Assistant Certified
  • Certified in ACLS, BLS, and PALS
  • Certified in hormone pellet placement
  • Certified in penile shockwave therapy

Honors and Recognition

  • Captain, United States Army Reserves (5 years)
  • Veteran of Operation Spartan Shield and Operation Inherent Resolve

Memberships

  • Texas Academy of Physician Assistants

Terrence is a licensed and nationally certified Physician Assistant. His professional interests include male and female hormone replacement therapy. Prior to joining SynergenX Health, Terrence practiced orthopedic medicine, where his focus of care was in sports medicine and joint replacement. In his spare time, Terrence is very active in his church and fulfilling his military duties, and he loves spending time with his family. Terrence and his wife have two beautiful twin girls.

 

Syed F. Zaidi, MD

Education

  • University of Missouri at Columbia: Residency in Internal Medicine
  • University of Karachi, Pakistan: Medical Degree
  • D.J. Science College, Karachi Pakistan

Certification

  • Board-certified in Internal Medicine

Memberships

  • New Mexico Medical Society

Dr. Syed Zaidi specializes in internal medicine and has more than 27 years of experience. He has been chairman of the Department of Medicine at Memorial Medical Center in Las Cruces, NM and medical director of Advanced Care Hospital of Southern New Mexico. He is affiliated with numerous hospitals and is medical director of SynergenX’s Katy, Galleria and Sugar Land locations.

 

Vintage Park

 

 

 

Nicole Crosby, MSN, RN, APRN, AGPCNP-C

Education

  • University of South Carolina Upstate: Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  • University of Texas Medical Branch: Master of Science in Nursing

Certification

  • Board-certified Adult Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner, American Nurse Credentialing Center
  • Certified in Advanced Cardiac Life Support, BLS, and PALS
  • Certified in hormone pellet placement
  • Certified in penile shockwave therapy

Memberships

  • Houston Area Nurse Practitioner Association
  • American Diabetes Association

Honors and Recognition

  • University of Texas Health Science Center award for Excellence in Preceptorship for family nurse practitioner students during 2016
  • University of Texas Medical Branch Preceptor for Adult Gerontology Primary Care students during 2015-2016

Nicole has been a charge nurse and a registered nurse preceptor in the emergency room for 7 years. When she’s not working, Nicole is an avid rower. She’s also a lover of all types of water sports and outdoor activities.

 

Rachael Fowler, APRN, FNPC

Education

  • Stephen F Austin State University: Bachelor degree in Biology and Psychology
  • Texas Christian University: Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  • University of Texas Health Science Center: Master of Science in Nursing, Family Practice

Certification

  • Board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner, American Nurse Credentialing Center
  • University of Texas Health Science Center: Post-Masters Certification in Emergency/Trauma Medicine
  • Certified in hormone pellet placement
  • Certified in penile shockwave therapy

Honors and Recognition

  • Sigma Theta Tau International
  • Honors Society of Nursing
  • Member of Zeta Tau Alpha Fraternity, Theta Eta Chapter

Memberships

  • American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
  • American Academy of Emergency Nurse Practitioners

Rachael is passionate about her kids, family, travel, scuba diving, health and wellness. In her off time, she enjoys reading, repurposing antiques, camping, and spending time with her family. Her favorite TV show is Game of Thrones.

 

Terrence Dooley, PA-C, MPAS

Education

  • Quinnipiac University: Master of Science and Physician Assistant Studies
  • Brigham Young University: Bachelor of Science in Exercise Sciences

Certification

  • American Academy of Physician Assistants: Physician Assistant Certified
  • Certified in ACLS, BLS, and PALS
  • Certified in hormone pellet placement
  • Certified in penile shockwave therapy

Honors and Recognition

  • Captain, United States Army Reserves (5 years)
  • Veteran of Operation Spartan Shield and Operation Inherent Resolve

Memberships

  • Texas Academy of Physician Assistants

Terrence is a licensed and nationally certified Physician Assistant. His professional interests include male and female hormone replacement therapy. Prior to joining SynergenX Health, Terrence practiced orthopedic medicine, where his focus of care was in sports medicine and joint replacement. In his spare time, Terrence is very active in his church and fulfilling his military duties, and he loves spending time with his family. Terrence and his wife have two beautiful twin girls.

 

Stacy D. Hutt, MSN, FNP-C

Education

  • University of Texas, Tyler: Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  • Herzing University: Master of Science in Nursing (Family Nurse Practioner)
  • Trauma Nursing Core Course

Certification

  • Board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner, American Nurse Credentialing Center
  • Certified in Advanced Cardiac Life Support, BLS, and PALS
  • Certified Instructor for Breakthroughs in Patient Safety
  • Certified in hormone pellet placement
  • Certified in penile shockwave therapy

Honors and Recognition

  • Board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner, American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
  • Sigma Theta Tau, International Honor Society of Nursing, 2007
  • Magnet Champion Nominee in 2012
  • Emergency Department Clinical Educator
  • Forensic Evidence Recognition, Collection and Preservation in the Emergency Department

 

 

George Dean Zgourides, MD, PsyD

Education

  • American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine: Doctor of Medicine
  • John Peter Smith Hospital: Residency in Family Medicine
  • Pacific University: Doctor of Psychology
  • Tualatin Valley Center: Residency in Clinical Psychology
  • Subspecialist in Sexual Medicine, Lifestyle Medicine, Wound Medicine, Health Psychology

Certifications

  • Diplomate, National Board of Physicians and Surgeons (NBPAS)
  • Certified in hormone pellet placement
  • Certified in penile shockwave therapy

Honors and Recognition

  • Multiple published books and articles
  • Multiple media guest appearances on radio and television
  • Laboratory Director, Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA)

Memberships

  • American Academy of Family Physicians
  • Texas Academy of Family Physicians
  • Texas Urological Society
  • Sexual Medicine Society of North America
  • International Society for Sexual Medicine