Published on May 14, 2019

Essentia Health welcomes Physician Assistant Nicholas Cassel

Nicholas Cassel, neurosurgery

Physician Assistant Nicholas Cassel has joined the Neurosurgery Department at the Essentia Health-Duluth Clinic in Duluth, Minnesota.

“I chose Essentia Health because of the team dynamic surrounding patient care,” explains Cassel.

Cassel earned a master’s degree in physician assistant studies from South College in Knoxville, Tennessee. He is certified as a physician assistant by the National Commission on Certification of Physicians Assistants.

“At Essentia, I’m able to work in the operating room, clinic, and inpatient floors of the hospital. I enjoy being at the ground level and making a tangible and immediate difference in my patients care and recovery,” says Cassel.

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