A California native, Cheryl completed her bachelor of science in biology
at UCLA and later trained at Wake Forest School of Medicine PA Program
in Winston-Salem, NC. She previously worked as an emergency medical technician
on the ambulance and in the emergency department where she discovered
her interest in orthopedics through treating trauma patients.
Cheryl’s motivation for her work stems from her hobbies of weightlifting
and active living. She wants to see patients regain function in the things
they love to do. Cheryl enjoys her work as a PA because she gets to meet
all kinds of people and lend a helping hand.
Cheryl is an active member of the California Association of Physician Assistants.
In her spare time, she likes to practice yoga, surf, and hike. Cheryl
is a fan of all sports, but mostly plays tennis.