Abel Saenz, PA-C was born in Brownsville, TX. He served in the United States Air Force from 1991-1995 as a Cardiopulmonary Laboratory Specialist stationed at Andrews AFB, Maryland. He graduated from the University of Texas Medical Branch-Galveston in 2000 with a Bachelor of Science in Physician Assistant Studies. He went on to obtain his Master of Physician Assistant Studies degree from the University of Texas-Pan American in 2011. He has practiced as a Physician Assistant in Cardiology since 2000 and has practiced at South Heart Clinic since 2002 under the direction of Hugo Blake, MD.