Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants

Brandon Johnson, MSN, RN, FNP-C
Nurse Practitioner

Brandon is from Houston, TX and acquired his BSN from Prairie View A&M University in 2009. In 2017, at the same university, he received his MSN. He began his career in the medical field in the intensive care unit at Ben Taub, and later moved on to the critical care units at Memorial Hermann in the Texas Medical Center.

Brandon is here to help you and our doctors develop an effective treatment plan that is personalized for you and easy for your family to understand.

Priya Manoje, MSN, RN, FNP-C
Nurse Practitioner

Priya earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from College of Nursing, Christian Medical College, India. She then earned her Master of Science at Prairie View A & M University and obtained her certification as a Family nurse Practitioner in 2014.

Priya has previous experience in caring for cardiothoracic surgery patients before joining MTC in 2016.

Subin Valayil, PA-C
Physician Assistant

Subin is a nationally certified physician assistant specializing in thoracic surgery. He graduated with his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas in 2014. Following, he participated in various research projects with experience in Infectious Disease at Baylor College of Medicine and in Urologic Oncology at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland. He earned his Master of Medical Science in Physician Assistant Studies at Nova Southeastern University in Jacksonville, Florida in 2019.

I work in conjunction with the physicians during initial and follow-up encounters to obtain histories, place orders, and create personalized treatment plans. I look forward to building rapport with our patients, so they feel supported and ensure that they feel confident to ask any questions or share any concerns.

When I am not at the clinic, I enjoy traveling, the outdoors, trying new foods and spending time with my family and friends.

Sarah Morrissey MS, RN, FNP
Nurse Practitioner

Sarah graduated with her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the Anita Thigpen Perry School of Nursing at Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas in 2011. She graduated from Texas Woman's University in Houston, with her Master of Science, obtaining her certification and licensure as a Family Nurse Practitioner in 2016. Since the beginning of her nursing career, she has always had a passion for caring for cardiothoracic surgery patients, and has previously cared for post-operative thoracic surgery patients at CHI Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center.

Kate Glowacki, MS, APRN, FNP-C
Nurse Practitioner

Kate graduated with her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston in 2011. She graduated with her Master of Science from Texas Woman’s University in 2018 and is a certified Family Nurse Practitioner.

Her current role is caring for post-operative thoracic surgery patients as an inpatient nurse practitioner at Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center.

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