Disciplined and confident Physician Assistant with current Arizona license who has a great bedside manner, superb listening skills, enjoys educating patients and is very empathetic. More than 7 years of direct patient care experience in both hospital and clinic settings. Currently working in a dermatology practice in Arizona. Looking to relocate back to Fargo, ND to be closer to family. Seeking a career in a dermatology practice.
Physician Assistant07/2016 to CurrentAAPA DermatologyMesa, AZDiagnose and treat a wide variety of skin, hair and nail conditions. Work under the direct supervision of a board certified dermatologist.
Physician Assistant- Interventional Radiology04/2016 to 07/2016East Valley Diagnostic ImagingMesa, AZExamined patients pre and post-operatively. Analyzed labs, communicated with nurses, ordering physicians and radiologists. Performed a variety of procedures including, but not limited to, paracentesis, thoracentesis, placed acute dialysis catheters, perm caths, PICC lines, TAC lines, portacaths, joint injections, myelograms and biopsies.
Physician Assistant- Physical Medicine10/2015 to 03/2016AFC Physical MedicineMesa, AZPerformed skin allergy testing, large joint injections,
trigger point injections, primary care, took x-rays, and performed food
Radiologic Technician10/2006 to 08/2010Sandford HealthFargo, ND
Performed x-rays in clinic, hospital and operating room settings. Assisted Radiologists in a variety of radiographic procedures. Supervised and instructed x-ray students.
Education and Training
Master of Science: Physician Assistant Studies2015Arizona School of Health SciencesMesa, AZ
Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
Certified Physician Assistant in Arizona
Bachelor of Science: Radiologic Sciences2012Florida Hospital College of Health SciencesOrlando, Florida
General Studies2012North Dakota State UniversityFargo, ND
National Society of Collegiate Scholars
Associate of Applied Science: Radiologic Sciences2006Northland Community and Technical CollegeEast Grand Forks, MN
Phi Theta Kappa Honors Society
People skills: great bedside manner, enthusiastic people person, advanced problem-solving, great organizational skills, fast learner, superb listener, team player.