Please join us in congratulating Dr. Walter Bain

Dr. Jessica Kepchar, D.O. portrait congratulating Dr. Walter Bain

please join us in congratulating Dr. Walter Bain on his retirement May 31, 2023. Dr. Bain has been caring for patients for 42 years. What does Dr. Bain’s retirement mean for his patients?

the transition of your care will be handled by Dr. Jessica Kepchar, D.O. Dr. Kepchar is a board-certified Otolaryngologist. she is a true comprehensive provider who cares for all ages and all conditions of the Ear, nose and throat. 

Dr. Kepchar earned Her undergraduate degree in Biological Sciences from the University of Delaware, where she was a four-year Army ROTC Scholarship awardee. she graduated second in Her class from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. she completed Her residency in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery from Walter Reed National Military medical Center.

Her 12-year active-duty Army career took Her first to Ft. Polk, Louisiana where she served as the lone Otolaryngology provider for soldiers and their families for two years. Her efforts were rewarded with a core faculty position at the Brooke Army medical Center where she enjoyed educating the next generation of Otolaryngologists as the associate program director of the residency program and as the chief of the department of Otolaryngology for six years. Dr. Kepchar and Her family of five are happy to call San Antonio home and she is thrilled to provide exceptional care to the community.

If you would like to request a copy of your medical requests, please reach out to Ana Bailey at If you have any questions or to make an appointment, please call our office at (210) 696-HEAR (4327)

Thank you for choosing the Ear Institute of Texas and allowing us to continue to care for you.


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