The CORE Institute is proud to have Melissa Barrett, as a certified physician assistant on our distinguished clinical team working alongside Dr. Amalia DeComas.
Melissa received her Bachelor of Science degree from the University of California, Davis, graduating with honors distinction in her class. While at UC Davis, she assisted in administering athletes’ physiological testing and pre-test clearances through a sports medicine internship. Following her undergraduate studies, Melissa pursued a Master of Science degree from California Polytechnic State University, concentrating on the field of Kinesiology. During her studies, she gained valuable experience as a Physical Therapy Aide, monitoring patients’ post-operative treatment and rehabilitation. In addition, Melissa developed individualized fitness and nutrition plans for clients as a personal trainer.
Continuing her educational pursuits, Melissa received a second master’s degree in Physician Assistant Studies at Touro University in Nevada. Melissa’s clinical rotations proved rewarding, as she developed her skills under the supervision of top providers in family practice, pediatrics, obstetrics, orthopedics, general surgery, emergency, internal and community medicines.
Procedures & Areas of Interest
- Musculoskeletal Tumors
GraduateCalifornia Polytechnic State University, Touro University
UndergraduateUniversity of California, Davis
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