Family is in Dr. Austria’s DNA. After all, his wife, Dr. Marife Austria, is also a physician who, before retiring, worked alongside him at St. Francis Family Medicine at Jewell to treat patients with compassionate care. He has made it his life’s mission to serve others through a higher level of healthcare – he says it’s his calling. Dr. Austria was educated at Perpetual Help College of Medicine in Laguna, Philippines; completed his internship at Veterans Memorial Medical Center in Quezon City, Philippines; and finished with a residency at Resurrection Medical Center in Chicago. His international experience translates into a love for culture and traveling.