Melanie a Registered/Certified Physician Assistant, joined Highgate Medical Group in March 2015. Melanie works at our Northwoods office on Monday’s, Wednesday’s Thursday’s and Friday’s. Melanie’s collaborating physician is Dr. Joseph Fasanello who also works at the Northwoods Office.
Melanie completed her Physician Assistant degree at D’Youville College Magna Cum Laude in Buffalo, NY in December 2014 and received a Bachelor and Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies. Melanie was a member of the D’Youville College Physician Assistant Student Society. She is also the recipient of the D’Youville College Honors Scholarship. Melanie and her Master’s Project group members were first place poster presentation winners at the national conference level.
In January 2014, Melanie participated in a medical missions trip to the Dominican Republic in which she took history’s, examined patients and prescribed medications at local medical clinics.
Melanie’s is professionally affiliated with the Western New York Physician Assistant Association.
In her spare time, Melanie enjoys exercising, spending time with family, reading, and cooking.