Physicians Assistant (PA)
Alicia was born and raised in South Lake Tahoe, California and spent her childhood skiing in the winters and playing on the lake in the summers. She received a bachelors in science in kinesiology, with an emphasis in pre-physical therapy from San Diego State University in 2005. She then went on to obtain her degree as a Physician Assistant from UC Davis in 2009.
As a P.A., Alicia has worked in a variety of clinics to gain a broad medical background, in family medicine, occupational health, urgent care, cosmetic dermatology and neurology.
Over the past five years her career and passion has focused on headache medicine. As a migraineur herself, Alicia knows how the condition can impact, and even disable one’s life. Alicia joins the Blackhawk plastic surgery team as of Summer 2019, excited to share her expertise and dedication to migraine patients.