Dr. Allison Anderson is passionate about helping women throughout all stages of their lives, including adolescence, contraceptive health, fertility, pregnancy, and the menopausal transition. Her expertise and warm bedside manner help her patients feel comfortable and confident in their health, from routine annual visits to complex treatment plans, and everything in between. Voted one of the top three best OB/Gyn doctors in Austin by Austin Fit Magazine, Dr. Anderson attends to each of her patients with a level of care unmatched by many in her field. Her vast wealth of knowledge and experience in obstetrics allow her to care for high-risk, complicated pregnancies and routine pregnancies alike. Her approach to fertility is to make an individualized plan of care for each patient, and she loves the continuity in taking care of the same patient throughout the fertility and pregnancy journey. She also excels at gynecological surgical procedures, especially minimally invasive and laparoscopic surgery.
Dr. Anderson is from Baton Rouge, Louisiana. She moved to Austin to attend the University of Texas, where she received her Bachelor of Arts with a double major in Plan II Liberal Arts and Spanish with a concentration in premedical studies, graduating with High Honors. She moved to Dallas to attend medical school at the University of Texas Southwestern. She completed her Obstetrics and Gynecology residency at Parkland Memorial Hospital in Dallas, where she was honored with the Excellence in Medical Student Teaching award in 2005, 2007, and 2008. She then practiced as an Assistant Professor of OB/Gyn in the UT Southwestern – St. Paul OB/MFM private practice. After three years, she returned to her true home, Austin, with her husband Matt and joined Austin Area OB/Gyn.
Seven years later, Dr. Anderson and her husband are rooted as permanent Austinites and love exploring the city with their two dogs, a black Labrador and a miniature red dachshund. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, cooking, live music, spending time with friends and family, and the occasional wiener dog race.
Dr. Anderson is extremely personable, outgoing, and is fluent in Spanish. Her focus is on her patients as individuals, while providing an unparalleled level of patient care.
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