Arthritis Consultants, P.A.
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​Jeffrey William Jundt, M.D., F.A.C.R
Physician Assistants 
Clinical Nurse Specialist 
Specialties: Autoimmune and inflammatory disorders including Ankylosing Spondylitis, Psoriatic Arthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Vasculitis and Gout. Other musculoskeletal conditions including Osteoporosis, Fibromyalgia and Osteoarthritis. 
Undergraduate Education: Illinois Benedicine College, Lisle, Illinois, 1973-76
Professional Education: University of Illinois, School of Medicine at Chicago, 1976-80
Internship: Henry Ford Hospital, Internal Medicine, Detroit, Michigan, 1980-81
Residency: Henry Ford Hospital, Internal Medicine, Detroit, Michigan, 1981-83
Fellowship: Henry Ford Hospital, Rheumatology Training, Detroit, Michigan, 1983-85
Senior Staff Rheumatologist: Scott and White Memorial Clinic and Hospital, Division of Rheumatology, Temple, Texas 1985-2001
Academic Appointment: Associate Professor of Medicine, Texas A&M University Health Science Center, Bryan-College Station, Texas 1986-2001
Staff Appointment: Chief of Rheumatology Division, 1991-2001, Scott and White Memorial Clinic and Hospital, 1991-2001
Pharmaceutical Research Appointment: Medical Research Specialist, Pain, Allergy and Arthritis Division, Pfizer Pharmaceuticals, Inc., New York, New York, 2001-2003

Laura Murphy, PA-C
Katherine A. Easterwood, R.N., C.N.C., M.S.N., C.C.R.C.
Education: May 1979 B.S.N. University of Mary Hardin Baylor, Belton, TX. Dec. 1993 M.S.N. Texas A&M University @ Corpus Christi, TX
Licensure: Board of Nurse Examiners for the State of Texas. Clinical Nurse Specialist Medical- Surgical Nursing
Certifications: A.N.A. Certification #243061-05, Clinical Research Coordinator Certification, Association of Clinical Research Professionals, Certification Number CO-684
Experience: 2004 to present: Clinical Nurse Specialist, Arthritis Consultants, P.A., Killeen, TX, 2002 to 2004: Instructor, Associates Degree Nursing Program, Temple College, Temple, TX, 1992 to 2002: Clinical Study Coordinator/ C.N.S., Scott & White Hospital and Clinic, Temple, TX, 1987 to 1992: Staff Nurse/Charge Nurse, Hyperbaric Medicine Department, Scott & White Hospital and Clinic, Temple, TX, 1983 to 1987: Contract Nurse, Girling Home Health Care, Staff Nurse, Temple, TX, 1980 to 1981: Staff Nurse, Intensive Care Unit/ Coronary Care Unit, Charge Nurse, Temple, TX, 1979 to 1980: Charge Nurse, Cameron Community Hospital, Cameron, TX
Organizations: American Nurses Association, Texas Nurses Association, Sigma Theta Tau/Ela Ominicron Chapter, Society of Clinical Research Association, Association of Rheumatology Health Associates

As a patient at Arthritis Consultants, P.A., you will have the opportunity to interact with our practitioners, as well as our doctors. Having them on our team allows us to improve patient access to our clinic by offering both scheduled routine follow-ups and emergency appointments, which is beneficial because our doctor's schedules are often filled many weeks in advance. Our practitioners also take a particular interest in patient, education, which is an important part of managing chronic disease, complex medications and detailed treatment plans.