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Meet The Staff

Austin Family Medicine Associates

Our staff is composed of friendly and compassionate people. You will find links to our healthcare providers below. There is a profile for each healthcare provider. You will learn about each individual person: their hobbies, medical interests, education, and personal facts.

Physicians

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David Sneed, DO FAAFP

Dr. David Sneed has been a Family Physician in Austin since 1985. Prior to this, he served and trained in the United States Navy and served domestically and abroad as a naval physician. Dr. Sneed is a Fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians. and is active in numerous professional organizations, including the Texas Medical Association (TMA) and the Travis County Medical Association (TCMA). Aus-fam-med-read-more

Physician Extenders (Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners)

Heather Scolaro MSN, APRN, FNP-BCHeather Scolaro MSN, APRN, FNP-BC

Heather is a board certified Family Nurse Practitioner. She received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from Indiana University and completed Master of Science in Nursing degree at the University of Indianapolis. Prior to obtaining her Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) licensure, Heather worked as a trauma-surgical intensive care registered nurse for five years. Aus-fam-med-small-read-more

Brielle Kirk, PA-Cbrielle kirk pa austin

Brielle is a Board Certified Physician Assistant (PA). She received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Health and Exercise Science from The College of New Jersey and completed her Master of Science Degree in PA Studies at New York Institute of Technology. She is passionate about wellness and preventative medicine, advocating that it become the cornerstone of modern medicine. Aus-fam-med-small-read-more

Dietitian

Amanda Musin NutritionistAmanda Musin, RDN

Aus-fam-med-small-read-moreAmanda Musin is a registered and licensed dietitian nutritionist (RDN). As a RDN, Amanda is uniquely trained in nutrition science, medical nutrition therapy and food supply and distribution. She received her bachelor’s degree in Nutrition and Dietetics from the University of North Florida and completed her dietetic internship with the Morrison Chartwells Dietetic Internship Program in Augusta, GA and Jacksonville, FL.

Rehabilitation Medicine

Dr. Laurie Buob

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I love Airrosti, I work at Airrosti because…Our patient-centered approach significantly reduces costs and recovery times for patients. In fact, most patients see immediate relief after the first visit, with full resolution after an average of three appointments.

Business Development and Wellness Coordinator

Sharon M. Sneed, PhD

Aus-fam-med-small-read-moreA graduate of Texas Woman’s University, Sharon M. Sneed went on to complete her Post-Doctoral Fellowship at the University of California at Berkeley. She has been a college professor at four universities and is the author of seven books as well as numerous lay and peer-reviewed articles.

Medical Assistants (Nursing Staff)

austin-family-medicine-arlinda-staffArlinda Ahiante, MA

Arlinda Ahiante has over 22 years experience in the medical field and 15 years as a medical assistant. She resides in Kyle, Texas, born in Newark, New Jersey, and raised in Pensacola, Florida. She moved to Austin in 1985. She studied to become a medical assistant at Austin Community College. She is also a Certified Nursing Assistant. Her responsibilities are to assist the doctors in the proper care of our patients.

Arlinda, in her spare time, teaches Sunday school, enjoys family time, and plays Bunko with her friends. She also enjoys being a foodie and trying out new eateries with friends.

Front Office Staff

Juanita Martinez | Billing

Juanita Martinez has over 10 years experience in the medical administrative field. She resides in Austin, Texas and loves everything about Austin. Juanita works in the Billing Department. She will assist you with any billing questions that may arise. She is responsible for making sure that your insurance claims are processed correctly and efficiently. She ensures that you will not get any unexpected bills.

Juanita is passionate about her career at Austin Family Medicine Associates and loves helping people every single day.  In Juanita’s spare time, she enjoys running, bike riding, and any other outdoor activities.