About Megan Kaplan, APRN, FNP-C

Megan Berard is a board-certified family nurse practitioner. She provides compassionate, patient-centered care as part of the Austin Heart heart failure team.

Megan received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) from Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. She later completed her Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) at the University of Texas at Austin. She is board-certified through the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and is a member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.

She is originally from Boston and moved to Austin in 2015. She previously worked as a charge nurse at Georgetown University Hospital in the cardiac unit and as a traveling nurse in Santa Barbara, San Francisco, Boston, and Austin. Prior to becoming a nurse practitioner, she worked as a clinic nurse at Austin Heart for three years.

In her free time, she enjoys eating Texas barbecue, exploring U.S. National Parks, attending music festivals, walking Lady Bird Lake trail with her dog, Prince.

Certifications & Memberships

Board certified from the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners

Member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners



Languages Spoken


Office Locations

Austin Heart - Heart Hospital
3801 N Lamar Blvd.
Suite 300
Austin, TX 78756
Phone: (800) 803-6960

Additional Locations

Austin Heart San Marcos

1251 Sadler Drive Building II, Suite 2100
San Marcos, TX 78666
Phone: (512) 396-5603

Austin Heart Round Rock

2410 Round Rock Ave. Suite 110
Round Rock TX
Phone: 78681
Fax: (512) 341-0889

Austin Heart La Grange

2 St. Mark's Pl. Ste. 160
La Grange, TX 78945
Phone: (979) 242-5677