D. Nicholas Marinakis, P.A.-C., graduated from the University of Maryland with a bachelor of science in biochemistry and a bachelor of arts in psychology. From there, he went on to receive his master of medical science and physician assistant degree from Saint Francis University in Loretto, Pennsylvania, and Anne Arundel Community College in Arnold, Maryland, respectively.
Having completed a spine internship and fellowship training in Virginia, Nicholas’ passion and expertise involve assisting and providing care for spinal surgery patients. Nicholas also provides specialized medical care and surgical assistance to patients as delegated by the supervising physician. Furthermore, Nicholas manages all aspects of patient care, including preoperative and postoperative care.
Nicholas is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants, Advanced Cardiac Life Support, and Basic Cardiac Life Support. He is also a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants.