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MEMBERSHIPS IN PROFESSIONAL AND HONARARY SOCIETIES
El Paso Clinical Club
El Paso Medical Society
American Medical Society
SVIN – Society for Vascular and Intervention Neurology
AAN – American Academy of Neurology
JOSE CARRAU, MD
Dr. Jose Carrau graduated from Neurology residency at the University of Cincinnati, OH and completed a Neurophysiology Fellowship at Vanderbilt Medical Center, TN. Dr. Carrau joined NorthStar Neurology as a consultant Neurophysiologist to provide Neurophysiology services to the Colorado Springs community with the goal of improving patient care in the community. In his free time, he spends time with family enjoying the great Colorado outdoors.
KATE BRADLEY, NP
Kate advocates for patient education, preventative medicine, and holistic care. She believes in treating the whole patient, not just the disease. Kate is a Certified Family Nurse Practitioner. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing with Honors from the University of Alabama in Huntsville. Upon graduation, she began her nursing career as an Emergency Room nurse at Huntsville Hospital. Kate worked as a nurse for several years before pursuing her Master's Degree as a Nurse Practitioner, graduating in 2021 from the University of Alabama in Huntsville. Kate recently moved to Colorado Springs from Alabama and spends her free time exploring, hiking, and hanging out with her cat, Penny!
LEANDREA TZITZICAS, NP
Leandrea is a Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner, who strives to give the best patient-centered, evidence-based care to patients across their lifespan. She believes in building strong, trusting relationships with her patients to find treatments that help improve their quality of life. She graduated with a Bachelors of Science in Nursing from Florida State University. Leandrea worked as a nurse in a variety of areas including Med-Surg, Endoscopy, and the Emergency Department. She earned her Master's of Science in Nursing from the University of Alabama in Birmingham. She has been practicing as a Family Nurse Practitioner for the last several years. She recently moved back to Colorado Springs. She enjoys spending time with her family, baking, traveling and going on outdoor adventures.
WITH YOU IN MIND
At Northstar, we are dedicated to providing compassionate care with open communication. Your story matters and we start by listening to you.
Dr. Komatineni is a board certified Neurologist (American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology) who treats patients 12 and older for a variety of neurological conditions. The founder and director of Northstar Neurology, Dr. Komatineni grew up in southeast India where she earned her medical degree. She moved to the United States at the age of 23. She then finished her residency at Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee. She moved to Colorado Springs in 2011 and has had the privilege of serving the community since then.
APARNA KOMATINENI, MD
TO SERVE YOU BETTER
We promise to care for you with patience, love, and kindness. We will guide you with courage and grace.