Certified Medical Assistant
Originally from Houston, Sally has 30+ years of experience as a bilingual Certified Medical Assistant. Her work experience in the healthcare industry includes all fields of primary care, such as OB/GYN, Internal Medicine, Family Practice, General Surgery and currently Vascular Surgery. Sally joined NTVC in April 2014, having previously worked with Dr. Rizwan Bukhari’s father, Dr. Hassan Bukhari, for 12 years. Her responsibilities at NTVC include surgery scheduling, all aspects of pre- and post-op patient care, scheduling post-op visits, and vascular sonograms. She is experienced in various office based procedures including vein ligations, excisions of segmental veins, sono – guided radiofrequency ablations, cyst removals, Permacath removals, suture and staple removals, Unna Boot applications and wound care.
In her free time, Sally enjoys spending time with her children and family, visiting Mexico often, as well as horseback riding, volleyball, cooking, dancing, camping and playing the piano.
What is your favorite aspect of working in healthcare? I like to see my patients smile! I love the feeling I get from one on one, direct interaction with each of my patients, assessing their condition, and taking care of their needs.
What is your favorite part about working at NTVC? Teamwork! Teamwork! Teamwork! Together, we are able to do so much more for our patients. Without each other, nothing can get accomplished, and I love knowing that I am an important part of an important team that works together with one goal in mind: the betterment of our patients.