Ivy is the Physician Assistant for
Dr. Michael L. Gordon. She assists Dr. Gordon in surgery and conducts physical exams, diagnoses
conditions, orders and interprets diagnostic testing and writes prescriptions.
Ivy was born and raised in Minneapolis, Minnesota and came west for her
undergraduate studies at the University of Southern California. It was
while she was at USC that she met her first PA and knew immediately this
would be her chosen career. She attended the University of Southern California’s
physician assistant program and graduated in 2001. Previous to working
at NOI, she has worked in general orthopedics, general surgery and neurosurgery
at a level one trauma center. Her favorite part of medicine is helping
each individual patient through the process of what’s to come. She
enjoys running outside and attending any and all sporting events.