Vanessa Olds, PA-C, is an Arizona native practicing at BackFit Health + Spine, where a positive patient experience is her top priority. Vanessa completed her bachelor of science degree in Healthcare Administration from the University of Phoenix in Chandler, Arizona, and earned her Master of Science degree in Physician Assistant Studies from A.T. Still University in Mesa, Arizona.

She joins the medical field as a second career after more than 8 years of experience in customer service leadership. Vanessa combined her passion for helping people in need with her innate skills in customer service to find the perfect career as a physician assistant. She enjoys being involved in the community, volunteering and working at community health fairs. Vanessa joined the Global Medical Brigades in 2008 to participate in a Medical Mission to Honduras, South America. Having grown up below poverty level, she enjoys giving back to the community and caring for patients at all stages and walks of life.

Vanessa makes it her goal for your experience to be positive, knowing you have a coach/partner who is there to guide and champion your success. Seeking medical care does not have to feel like a chore when you have a provider who truly cares about YOU. Vanessa’s goal is to be the primary family provider for her patients: to create an environment that will encourage you to bring the rest of your family to the clinic and invite your friends. When we receive good care, we want others we care about to benefit from a great experience as well. Vanessa enjoys practicing medicine and helping her patients find solutions to improve.

Vanessa has a special interest in family medicine, preventative medicine, dermatology, smoking cessation and weight loss.

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