Your work. Your life.
Simply stated, ADVENT is a medical practice that helps people live better with simple in-office sinus and snoring solutions. With that we’ve created a culture that allows you to learn, grow, perform meaningful work and enjoy a healthy work life balance.
Owners and Founders, Madan Kandula, Board-Certified Otolaryngologist, Sinus and Sleep Surgeon, and Gwen Kandula, Audiologist, are passionate about revolutionizing the way medical practices operate and constantly reevaluate how ADVENT can be better tomorrow than we are today.
Like four points of a compass, each of ADVENT’s core values are powerful, and all work together to propel each of us forward.
We have a solutions-focused mindset and drive to be an alternative to conventional medical care
We question everything and focus our energy on only the things we can change.
We’re indebted to our team and patients to remain in existence by being effective, efficient and fiscally responsible.
We are considerate and believe entitlement is our kryptonite
We encourage you to grow with us - sponsored training and continued education
Competitive wages, generous PTO, true work/life balance, 401K
We understand that the individual is made better by a well-functioning team
“ADVENT understands the role of advanced practice providers and allows me to enjoy the benefits of both autonomous practice as well as a team based approach to health care.”
Kelsey, Physician Assistant
“ADVENT is different because of the kind, supportive, motivating staff and I feel like my opinions and voice matter.”
Anna, Patient Services Supervisor
“ADVENT allows me to live my best life with a healthy work/life balance. This allows me to be a productive employee as well as focus on being the best Mom and Wife that I can be.”
Connie, Medical Billing Specialist
“ADVENT continues to seek out and utilize the latest, minimally invasive technologies that you won’t find at other practices to treat patients.”
Jennifer, Physician Assistant
“A lot of people dread coming to work because of the environment that they are working in. ADVENT is different in the sense that you come to work, and you’re working with your friends, who eventually become like family to you.”
Marisa, Treatment Coordinator
“ADVENT allows me to live my best life by understanding me, as a person, not just an employee.”
Marie, Medical Assistant
“Every day at ADVENT I know we are making a difference in peoples lives. There is no better feeling.”
Kayla, Treatment Coordinator
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