Rachel is a board certified Physician Assistant with a strong background in surgical services. Rachel joined the Mahaska Health general surgery team in 2020. She earned her Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies from Marietta College in Ohio. She most recently worked at Fairfield Medical Center in Cardiothoracic Surgery and holds years of clinical experience in general and orthopaedic surgery, and internal medicine among other areas of medicine. She believes in an empathetic approach to care and values the relationship and trust she develops with patients.
Iowa Board of Physician Assistants
American Academy of Physician Assistants
Ohio Association of Physician Assistants
National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
Association of Physician Assistants in Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery
Marietta College, Ohio