Richard C. Vause Jr., DHSC, MPAS, PA-C, DFAAPA
Richard C. Vause Jr. is a native of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He received his B.S. in Biology in 1974 from St. Joseph’s University, BSPA from Hahnemann University Medical School, Physician Assistant Program in 1978, his Masters in PA Studies from the University of Nebraska Medical Center in 2000 and a Doctor of Health Science in 2004.In 1982, he joined the Pennsylvania Army Reserve Nation Guard as a weekend warrior and served with the 108th Combat Support Hospital, as a Warrant Office, until 1985. In February of 1985, after completing an orthopedic surgery residency program he went on active duty with the PA Army National Guard. He was able to serve in the army in multiple capacities.
Richard C. Vause Jr. is a Distinguished Fellow of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and has served on numerous committees. He served three terms as a president on the PHS Academy of PA’s, three terms as president of the Philadelphia Chapter of the Commission Officer Association of the PSPHS, and is a Life member in the Reserve Officer Association Society of Army PA’s, the Veterans Caucus of the AAPA, and Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc.
Dr. Vause has received numerous awards for his service over 22 years in uniform. After retiring from the PSPHS in March 2005, Richard joined the faculty of the Nova Southeastern University Physician Assistant Program in Fort Myers, FL. He transitioned to the Academic Director in 2006. Richard joined Salus University in 2009 and remained there until relocating to Las Vegas, NV and joining Total Care Family Practice in September 2016. Richard provides many years of great knowledge and expertise to our practice.
Andrea L. Warburton, PA-C
Andrea L. Warburton was born in Canandaigua, NY. She received her B.S. in Biology in 2010 at the University of Houston Clear Water. She moved to Las Vegas in 2011 and began attending school at Touro University and graduated with her Master of Science in Medical Health Sciences which she completed in 2013. Immediately after she continued her education at Touro University and received her Master in Physician Assistant Studies in 2015.
Andrea is a member of the Nevada Academy of Physician Assistants and American Academy of Physician Assistants. She has done extensive work in the community by volunteering her time at the Touro Health Unit which works largely with the homeless population in Southern Nevada, The Shade Tree which treats women and children staying at the shelter and the Vegas Root Community Garden which is a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing produce to senior center and youth schools in the underserved areas.
Andrea joined Total Care Family Practice in February 2016. She has been a wonderful addition to the practice.