Physician Assistants



Education: Bachelor and Master of Arts degree in Philology from National Lviv University. Master of Science degree in Physician Assistant studies at University of Texas Rio Grande

Board Certification: Mrs. Strickland is a board-certified Physician Assistant. She is a member of Texas Academy of Physician Assistants as well as American Academy of Physician Assistants.

Personal Summary: Yuliya Strickland was born and raised in the small town in western part of Ukraine. Yuliya believes in building a relationship with patients so they feel supported. Her goal is to educate the patients so they thoroughly understand their treatment options.

Mrs. Strickland is the proud wife and mother of two little boys.



Margaret Burger is a Certified Physician Assistant currently working at the Austin Shoulder Institute (ASI). She has prior experience in General Orthopedics as well as Hand and Upper Extremity surgery both in clinic and the OR settings.

Meg graduated from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan for her undergraduate education and went on to pursue a Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies at Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York.

She and her husband relocated to Austin in 2018. Meg is passionate about her career and is active in the local PA community, even serving on the board of directors for the Central Texas Physician Assistant Society. In her free time, Meg enjoys outdoor activities, board games, reading, traveling, Michigan football, and spending time with her husband and son.