About LaShea Townsend, PA-C

LaShea Townsend is a board-certified Physician Assistant through the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants and earned a Master of Physician Assistant Studies at Penn State College of Medicine in Hershey, PA. LaShea completed her undergraduate training at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst where she obtained a Bachelor of Science in Animal Science.

LaShea is an active member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants.

Originally from the Northeast, LaShea has called Austin home since 2014. Outside of medicine, LaShea enjoys riding horses, traveling, and most of all, any combination of those two things.

Certifications & Memberships

Physician Assistant, National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants


American Academy of Physician Assistants



Languages Spoken



Cardiovascular Disease

Office Locations

Austin Heart - Central Park Building
900 W. 38th St
Suite 400
Austin, TX 78705
Phone: (512) 206-3600
Fax: (512) 206-3604