Nicole Nelson-Bridges, MS, PA-C

Neurosurgical Physician Assistant

Photo of Nicole Nelson-BridgesEducation

  • Graduate School: Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies, AT Still University of Health Sciences, Mesa, AZ

About the Provider

Nicole is a Neurosurgical Physician Assistant and Surgical First Assist to Neurosurgeon Dr. Eric Sipos.

She joined Western Neuro in 2008 after earning her Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies from AT Still University of Health Sciences. She is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants, and licensed by the Arizona Regulatory Board of Physician Assistants.

In clinic she enjoys spending time with patients to better understand their needs, and find an optimal treatment plan. She has a special interest in seeing patients for neck and back pain.

Prior to joining Western Neuro she played with the University of Arizona women's basketball team, coached a high school girl's basketball team and volunteered with organizations raising money for cancer research.

She continues to stay very active playing various sports, soccer and basketball to name a few. When she's not in the operating room or on the field, you can find her with her husband, two boys and their Maltese.

Special Interests

  • Brain & Spine Neurosurgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Spine Trauma
  • Ulnar Neuropathy

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