I am Yoshida J. Kirkwood, PA-C a practicing Physician Assistant passionate about helping arm women with the knowledge to change their lives for the better. My motto is, “Knowledge may be power but the application of knowledge is transformative power.”
My Story: I have worked in many diverse clinical settings and gained invaluable experience in the fields of general family medicine, women’s health, facial aesthetics, endocrinology and cardiology. I have successfully treated over tens of thousands of patients during my clinical tenure in the past 20 years. During these years, I have been drawn to the unique challenges that women face in their everyday lives that impact's their overall health and wellbeing. I strive to challenge the status quo and motivate women to change their health and wellness habits.
I created AVOW Health and Wellness to not only help coach others to reach their health and wellness goals but as a personal goal to always strive for the best health- physically, mentally and spiritually. I believe you can’t have success in one area alone- you must strive for total balance.
I am committed to working one-on-one with my clients to solve some of their toughest and most frustrating health and life challenges as a Certified Life Coach.
My Education: BS Degree in Physician Assistant Studies from the University of Texas Medical Branch and a BA Degree in Chemistry from Texas A&M University. Certified PA by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants, a Fellow of The American Academy of Physician Assistants and a member of the Texas Academy of Physician Assistants.
Our Mission at AVOW:
We exist to encourage, inspire and motivate women to stop putting their happiness and wellness on hold. Our group coaching classes, on-demand wellness courses, and private 1-on-1 coaching sessions give each woman the tools and flexibility to transform her life for the better. Let the journey to a balanced life begin!