About Me

Raquelle Akavan and Family

Raquelle Akavan, PA-C has been a surgical PA for 10 years. Raquelle is from Long Island, NY and spent most of her career working in NYC. She started her career in plastics, then neurosurgery working at a level 1 trauma center in the Bronx. She later relocated to Austin, TX with her husband and 2 children. Raquelle obtained her bachelors in biology from State University College at Oneonta and her masters in physician assistant studies from Pace University-Lenox Hill Hospital in Manhattan. Raquelle is the founder of PA Moms and PAs for Women Empowerment, organizations affiliated with the American Academy of PAs. Their missions are to advance the PA profession, help support and empower PAs to become leaders, and support PAs in their careers so they can improve the health outcomes of their patients. Raquelle is a natural community builder and loves to create and build brand identities.

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