Technician Spotlight: Makeba Crawford

medicalMakeba Crawford
 Decatur, GA

What is your role with BioTek? 
Clinical Lab Tech

What do you like most about working with BioTek?
Since I have been in the medical field for a long time, learning about allergens, what causes and prevention, was new to me and very exciting and when I mix someone therapy, I get satisfaction knowing that I have aided in quality of a patient’s health.

What are your 3 goals each week?
1.Increase testing numbers
2. Convert more patients to therapy
3.Spread the word to more patients about allergy testing offered in the office

What has been your favorite patient success story?
One of my patients who has gone through treatment successfully, encouraged her husband to go through treatment and currently he is 5 months in and feeling better than he was prior, he states he can breathe better and less sinus congestion.

What piece of advice would you give to other BioTek Allergy techs/locations?
Stay knowledgeable in your position and connected to your office personnel and Biotek team, it makes a difference

What is your favorite thing to do when you’re not at work?
Spending time with my kids, either at the movies, or picnics.

What’s one thing you couldn’t live without? 
My kids, my faith in God

If you could meet anyone, who would it be and why?
Barack Obama, the way he lead the country was inspirational and encouraging.

What is something that only a few people know about you? 

If you could take a vacation anywhere, where would you go?  

What are some additional fun facts about you? 
I have twin girls that are 11 years old, I like playing flag football,