Vanessa is a certified Nurse Practitioner with over 10 years of experience in pain management. She received her Bachelor of Science Nursing degree from California State University Bakersfield. She pursued her graduate degree a short time later at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center in Denver. Vanessa graduated with a Masters in Nursing, Adult Nurse Practitioner focus.
She began her career as a Nurse Practitioner in pain management at a university hospital in California. She trained alongside anesthesiologists, residents, and fellows. Her training and experience helped her land an inpatient pain management position in Boise, Idaho. She then transitioned from a hospital setting to an outpatient clinic in the Treasure Valley and learned new skills such as large joint injections, trigger point injections, and Botox injections for headaches. Vanessa takes pride in her work and always wants to exceed expectations and provide the best outcomes possible. She is thankful to raise her family in Idaho and enjoys everything the area has to offer.