Lakeside Family and Sports Medicine

Jill Pridgen, PA-C

Jill Pridgen joined Texas Health Physicians Group with Dr. Guttuso in 2010 as a board-certified physician assistant. She graduated with a master’s degree from Baylor Medical School Physician Assistant program in 1994. Prior to PA School, she received her bachelor’s degree through Texas A&M, College Station, class of 1990. She became a certified paramedic through the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School Paramedic Program in 1992. She has practiced in East Texas/Cedar Creek Lake working in family practice, emergency medicine and orthopedics since 1995.

Jill is passionate about the medical field, emphasizing preventive medicine, while treating patients of all ages. Her broad medical interests include asthma, allergies, migraines, hypertension, arthritic conditions and non-surgical orthopedics. She is committed to delivering high quality patient care and working in partnership with patients to create a personalized treatment plan.

Although Jill grew up in Richardson, Texas, she considers the Cedar Creek Lake area her home since 1994. She is married to J.C., who is a Lieutenant in the Dallas Fire Department and an Emergency Department R.N. They have two daughters, Jacey and Juliet, who attend the Mabank School District and keep Jill busy between dance and soccer. She also enjoys spending time with her Great Dane and other family members, including her parents who live in Tool.