Nurse practitioners

 

Debra Gilluly, MSN, RN, Adult Health Clinical Nurse Specialist

Debra Gilluly, MSN, RN

Debra Gilluly, MSN, RN is an Adult Health Clinical Nurse Specialist.  She received her BS in Nursing and her Clinical Nurse Specialist degrees from The University of Texas in Austin.  She has devoted her career to the care and management of patients with chronic kidney disease.  Debra encourages patients to take an active interest in their healthcare by providing education, compassionate care, and guidance.

 

Debra enjoys traveling, reading, and attending sporting events with her husband.  A native Tennessean, she has lived in the Austin area for 20 years and has four children.

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Kate Holub, MSN, RN, Family Nurse Practitioner

Kate Holub, MSN, RN, Family Nurse Practitioner

Kate Holub, MSN, RN is a Family Nurse Practitioner. She obtained her nursing degree from The University of Kansas. After moving to Austin, she worked in the intensive care unit for several years while attending The University of Texas.  She obtained her Master's degree as a Family Nurse Practitioner and began working for Central Texas Kidney Associates in 2008. She helped to establish the Anemia Clinic and enjoys working with patients in the Chronic Kidney Disease Clinic as well as Dialysis units.

 

Kate very much enjoys outdoor activities with her husband and two children. She also loves to cook, read, travel and spend time with her friends and family.

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Teresa Kacerguis, MSN, RN, Adult Health Clinical Nurse Specialist

Teresa

Teresa Kacerguis, MSN, RN is an Adult Health Clinical Nurse Specialist.  She received her masters in Nursing from The University of Texas in Austin.  She has devoted her career to the care and management of patients with chronic kidney disease.  Teresa encourages patients to take an active interest in their healthcare by providing education, compassionate care and guidance.

 

Teresa enjoys spending time with her family, watching Texas and Nebraska football, and traveling.

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Debbie Samoson, MSN, RN, Family Nurse Practitioner

Annalisa Perez, MD

Debbie Samoson, MSN, RN is a Family Nurse Practitioner with a special interest in kidney disease. She worked as an RN in intensive care and dialysis before continuing her education to become a nurse practitioner. She began the Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) Clinic at Central Texas Kidney Associates in 2006. She is committed to providing our patients education on the etiology and management of CKD.

 

Debbie's other interests include hiking and swimming with her husband, 2 sons, and Labrador.

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Nicole Murray, MSN, RN, Adult-Gerontological Clinical Nurse Specialist 

Nicole Murray

Nicole Murray, MSN, RN is an Adult-Gerontological Clinical Nurse Specialist. She received her Master's degree in Nursing from The University of Texas in Austin. Her career has led her to specialize in nephrology, aiding both chronic kidney disease and end stage renal disease patients. She strives to educate and empower patients to take an active role in the management of their own health and well-being.

Nicole enjoys time with her husband, family, and friends. While she doesn’t have children, she has two dogs and two cats. She has lived in Austin for over 20 years and continues to appreciate all that the city has to offer.

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 Celestina Binner MSN, RN, Family Nurse Practitioner

Celestina Binner

Celestina Binner, MSN, RN is a Family Nurse Practitioner. She obtained her BS in Nursing from Old Dominion University in Virginia. After moving to Austin, she worked as a charge nurse in a hemodialysis center before pursuing her Master’s degree as a Family Nurse Practitioner at Texas State University. She is committed to empowering patients to make the best decisions for their health while becoming fully engaged in managing their wellbeing.

 

Celestina loves spending time with her family and friends. She also loves to visit her native country, the Philippines. 

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Sharmila Lakhani MSN, RN

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