Emily is board certified as a nurse practitioner in family medicine. She is an active member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners and the Rheumatology Nurses Society. She received her undergraduate degree in nursing at Temple University, Philadelphia, and then worked as a registered nurse in Los Angeles while completing her Master’s degree at Samuel Merritt University.
Emily has taken a special interest in the diagnosis and management of inflammatory arthritis. She strives to stay up to date on the latest guidelines and treatment opportunities; medical as well as non-medical modalities, thus adopting a holistic approach to transforming her patients into happier, healthier people. Her compassionate and empathetic practice instills hope in her patients.
Outside of the office Emily enjoys staying active, whether that be rock climbing, surfing, or hiking with her golden retriever. She is passionate about helping her patients continue to do what they enjoy as well.