Raissa is a Co-Founder of Pride Family Medicine with her husband Eric Behm FNP. They started Pride Family Medicine with a fervent vision to provide essential and personalized medical care to all who desire to maintain and improve their medical and general wellness. Their dedication to Pride stems from that of Robert “Francis” Mijares FNP, Raissa’s late brother, who owned and operated Zest Family Practice and was dedicated to the same values.
Raissa received her Masters in Nursing in Family Medicine from Texas State University and her undergraduate nursing degree at Lamar University. Since then, Raissa has worked for more than a decade as an ER and trauma nurse at Baptist Hospital In Beaumont, Seton Medical Center Williamson Hospital and Austin Emergency Center.
Raissa provides a broad variety of primary patient care as well as and is a certified BioTE Hormone Replacement provider. She is a current member of of WPATH and has a special interest in transgender care. She is also a certified Botox injector and trained in a multitude of aesthetic laser procedures.
Raissa has a passion for connecting personally with each patient to provide individualized care that meets each patient where they are in their healthcare journey.