P. McKenzie, M.D.
Dr. McKenzie is a board-certified physiatrist who specializes in nonsurgical
treatment of the spine, electrodiagnostics, and sports medicine. Dr. McKenzie
has served active-duty as flight surgeon for the United States Air Force.
Dr. McKenzie graduated from the School of Science at St. Mary’s University,
San Antonio TX and received her medical degree from the University of
Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. She completed a Transitional internship
at Harbor Hospital in Baltimore, MD and performed her Physical Medicine
& Rehabilitation residency at Sinai Hospital of Baltimore.
Dr. McKenzie lives in Plano with her husband and two daughters. She enjoys
spending time with her family, running and traveling.
Neck & Back
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
- Chief Resident, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Sinai Hospital, Baltimore
- Residency: Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Sinai Hospital, Baltimore
- Transitional Year Residency: Harbor Hospital Center, Baltimore Maryland, 1998-99
- Medical: University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 1994-98
- Captain, USAF, Acting Flight Medicine Clinical Director 2003
Captain, USAF, Flight Surgeon 1999-2003
- Provided primary medical care for 1,500 empanelled special operation duty
personnel and their families. Conducted medical intelligence and safety
briefings for aircrew. Flew active missions with assigned squadron. Performed
food sanitation, industrial health, and occupational health inspections.
Responded to emergencies with primary response team.
Honors and Awards
- Air Force Commendation Medal 2003
- Air Force Achievement Medal 2001
- 436th Medical Group Company Grade Officer of the Year 2000
- 436th Aeromedical Dental Squadron Company Grade Officer of the Year 2000
- American Cancer Society's Relay for Life Team Spirit Award 2000
- USAF Health Professionals Scholarship Program 94-98
- Dean's List, University of Texas Medical Branch 94-96
- President's Scholarship, St. Mary's University 89-93
- Dean's Grant, St. Mary University 92-93
- St. Mary's University Alumni Scholarship 90-91
- Society of American Military Engineers Scholarship 89-90
- Armed Forces Communications & Electronics Association Scholarship 89-90
- Greater Stuttgart Military Community Scholarship 89-90