All staff can be reached at 713-486-6540. Thank you.

Kristin Pacini, MPAS, PA-C
Kristin is a native Houstonian and graduated from Texas A&M University in College Station in 2009 with a Bachelor of Science in Biology. Following graduation, she attended The University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston where she received her Master of Physician Assistant Studies in 2011. Kristin assists Dr. Lowe in surgery, evaluates patients in clinic and performs injections.

D. Shae Sloan, MMS, PA-C
Shae Sloan’s career in sports medicine was ignited by her passion for athletics. She grew up north of Houston, then attended the University of Nebraska where she was a student-athlete and graduated with her bachelors degree in exercise science in 1995. After college, Shae went on to play professional baseball for the Colorado Silverbullets Womens Professional baseball club. After retirement from baseball, Shae attended PA school at Red Rocks College in Lakewood, Colorado and completed her masters degree through St. Francis University in 2007. Shae has been working in sports medicine since 2007.
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Natalie Stancell, NP-C

Natalie is a Nurse Practitioner with Dr. Lowe’s team. She has known Dr. Lowe since 1994, when she became one of his patients following several sports injuries as a high school athlete. Upon completion of her RN program in 2006, she began working as an operating room nurse. She completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston in 2011. In December 2013, she graduated from the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston with a master’s degree as a Family Nurse Practitioner. She will be seeing new patients and post-operative patients in clinic, and she is excited to help our patients get back to their optimal activity level.

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Denise Allen, Surgery Coordinator
Denise is Dr. Lowe’s primary surgery coordinator as well as acquiring insurance authorization for the procedure, making post-operative appointments, and helps arrange post-operative physical therapy. She helps submit imaging for meniscal and cartilage allograft transplant matches and getting the insurance approvals or pre-determinations when needed. Denise has over thirteen years of experience in the office.
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Sandra Cruz, 

Scheduler  Coordinator

Sandra schedules patients for consultations, clinic visits and diagnostic studies.  She provides clerical and clinical support to Dr. Walter R. Lowe, Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioner.  She also provides professional support to patients, and families and clinical staff.  She is bilingual (Spanish-English)

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Jasmine Shepherd, Medical Assistant

Jasmine is the team’s medical assistant that is capable in handling both, office and clinical affairs. Her primary role is to assist the physician assistants with clinical preparation and procedures. She also schedules MRIs and any other diagnostic tests or labs. She is in charge of ordering injections and getting the approvals from the insurance companies.

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