Nicholas Sanchez grew up in San Benito, Texas and attended the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley where he graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor’s Degree in Biology. Shortly thereafter, he was accepted into the incoming class of the University of Texas- Rio Grande Valley Physician Assistant Program. During his training, he developed an interest in cardiology and spent his internal medicine rotation, elective rotation and capstone semester at South Heart Clinic. He graduated with his Masters in Physician Assistant Studies in December 2017 and joined South Heart Clinic shortly thereafter in 2018. He resides in Edinburg, Texas with his wife, Quynh, and daughter.