Tanya Gaines, PA-C

Physician Assistant (PA)

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Texas Dermatology
3327 Research Plaza
Suite 204
San Antonio, Texas 78235
For an appointment, call (210) 829-5180

Medical Expertise of Tanya Gaines, PA-C

Tanya Garza is an expert cosmetic injector and specializes in BOTOX® and Dysport injectables, dermal fillers, and advanced aesthetic procedures. Tanya also serves as Spa Manager where she assists with cosmetic dermatology procedures for patients seeking non-surgical facial rejuvenation.

About Tanya Gaines, PA-C

Tanya M. Garza, MPAS, PA-C is certified as a Physician Assistant specializing in dermatology and providing care to patients in the San Antonia area at Texas Dermatology and Laser Specialists.

Tanya has received extensive training in adult, pediatric, and cosmetic dermatology from Dr. Browning at Texas Dermatology and Laser Specialists.

Professional Dermatology Affiliations
  • American Association of Physician Assistants (AAPA)
  • Texas Association of Physician Assistants (TAPA)
  • Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants (SDPA)
  • San Antonio Dermatology Physician Assistant Society
  • Bexar County Physician Assistant Society

Conditions Treated

Aging Skin & Wrinkles
Allergic Contact Dermatitis
Atopic Dermatitis
Hair Loss (Balding)
Seborrheic Keratosis
Skin Cancer

Procedures & Services

Botox® Cosmetic

Patient Education Resources

Does Coolsculpting® really work?
CoolSculpting® is a non-surgical, non-invasive procedure that uses a device to cool targeted areas of fat, causing the fat cells to freeze and die. Over time, the body naturally eliminates these d...
How do biologics work to treat my eczema?
Biologics are a class of medications that can be used to treat eczema, a chronic skin condition characterized by inflammation and itching. Biologics work by targeting specific parts of the immune syst...
How do I find out if I have skin cancer?
The best way to find out if you have skin cancer is to have a skin examination performed by a healthcare professional such as a dermatologist. They will visually inspect your skin for any suspicious m...
What are some tips for treating dry skin?
Dry skin can be caused by a variety of factors, such as cold weather, low humidity, harsh soaps, and certain medical conditions. Here are some tips for treating dry skin:Moisturize: Moisturizing is th...
What is the treatment for severe atopic dermatitis?
The treatment for severe atopic dermatitis will depend on the individual case, but it may include a combination of the following:Topical corticosteroids: Topical corticosteroids can be used to reduce ...

Education & Training

Tanya graduated Cum Laude with a BS in Biology in 2008 from the University of Texas-Pan American in Edinburg prior to completing a three-year physician assistant program at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (UTHSCSA), where she graduated with a Master of Physician Assistant Studies in 2014.

Texas Dermatology

At Texas Dermatology, we seek to deliver the highest quality of skin care for multiple generations of Texans. We aim to provide a team-oriented and productive work environment. We strive to be a responsible corporate citizens and contributing members of the community through education, research, and service.