Published on October 13, 2020

Essentia Health welcomes Nurse Practitioner Nicole Mears

Nicole Mears, pain medicine

Nicole Mears, CNP, who specializes in pain medicine is welcoming patients at the Essentia Health-South University Clinic in Fargo.

“I came to the specialty of pain medicine from family practice and hope to help my patients with chronic pain have a good quality of life,” explains Mears. “I want to help them be able to manage their pain so they can do the things that are meaningful to them and be able to function in their day to day activities.”

Mears earned her master’s degree in nursing from the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks, N.D. She is board certified as a family nurse practitioner by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.

If you feel a referral to pain medicine may be needed, visit with your primary care physician or call 701- 364-8900 for more information on making an appointment. To see Mears’ full profile, visit and click on “Doctors & Providers.”

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