I strive to be consistent in my patient care approach which means delivering quality patient care, professionalism, being respectful and compassionate in every encounter. I know my patients are faced with challenging illnesses and I try to give them the support that they need.
This is a very healthy and supportive environment for advanced practice providers like physician assistants and nurse practitioners. I feel a strong sense of camaraderie.
I am honored to be a part of an institution where innovative research and high quality patient care come together. After 20 years of clinical practice I continue to learn through abundant data of information provided to me in addition to the expertise of my colleagues to make the most impact for each patient.
Area of Clinical Practice
I am a certified physician assistant who sees patients at the South Lake Union Clinic.
California State University San Marcos
University of Nebraska Medical Center
National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
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