Certified Physician Assistant
Melissa was born and raised in Wilmington, Delaware. Wanting to branch out, she left for the University of Rochester where she obtained her Bachelor’s degree in Health in Society and Biology. She worked in healthcare in North Carolina and Colorado before moving to Phoenix, Arizona in 2001 to attend Midwestern University, where she obtained her Masters in Medical Science in Phyisican Assistant Studies. Melissa worked her first 9 years as a PA in Valley emergency departments. Her next 3 years were spent on the Observation Unit of Del Webb Hospital. Having worked her share of night, weekends and holidays, Melissa left the hospital setting to join Dr. Mohindra’s team in 2015. She currently sees patients in a variety of settings including assisted living facilities, memory care units, and group homes. She loves the face to face time she is able to spend with her patients and families.
When not providing for her patients, Melissa can be found spending time with her husband, Matt, sons, Sam and Luca, and dog, Bob.