This blog is authored by the Family Medicine providers at Cedar Park Pediatric & Family Medicine. Our Family Medicine team specializes in medical care for your entire family, including children, young adults and the elderly. Whether you need to come in for your annual wellness exam, feel under the weather, or have a specific healthcare-related need, our providers are committed to helping you and your family stay healthy and feel better.
Dr. Cameron T. King attended the University of Kansas and the University of Kansas School of Medicine and completed his family practice residency at the University of Tennessee Medical Center. He has practiced in the Austin and Cedar Park area since 2001. Dr. King and his wife, Debbie, have three children, Isabelle, Anwen, and Emilia. His interests include family activities, physical fitness, boating, wakeboarding and hydrofoiling. Voted “Best Doctor” by Hill Country News in 2014 and 2015.
Andrew Kester, FNP-C, received his bachelor’s and master’s degree in nursing from the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor in Belton, Texas. He is board certified by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners and is licensed by the Texas Board of Nursing in Family Medicine. Before becoming a nurse practitioner, Andrew worked in intensive care units in Temple and Houston, Texas, and was also an adjunct nursing professor at the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor. He is a member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners, Texas Nurse Practitioners, and the Austin Advance Practice Nurse Alliance. Andrew is passionate about preventive medicine and enjoys helping patients live their lives at the highest possible degree of health. Andrew lives in Leander with his wife Sara, who is a pediatric nurse. He enjoys going to new restaurants with his wife, spending time with his church family, watching the Astros, roasting and brewing coffee, playing golf, and spending time with his Belgian Malinois, Mischka.
Jessica Vento, FNP-C, graduated with a Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing from the University of Texas at Austin. She gained significant high level experience working as an ICU nurse at Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center in Houston caring for patients requiring heart and lung transplantation. In 2010, she began coursework at Texas Woman’s University ultimately earning a Master of Science in nursing degree. After completing training in 2013 she obtained her board-certification as a family nurse practitioner. She has since enjoyed caring for and developing relationships with patients primarily in family medicine office settings. Jessica is passionate about women’s health and preventive health and wellness counseling and maintains membership and activity in the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. In her spare time, Jessica enjoys traveling with her husband, cooking, and spending time with family and friends.