Allen, PA-C bring a valuable
perspective to the Mount Nittany Health Hospitalist team and our community.
am truly honored to be a part of the Mount Nittany Health family. The warmth of
Central PA and the dedication of the healthcare professionals here deeply resonate
with me," expressed Patrick. His journey to Mount Nittany began during an
Emergency Medicine rotation for PA school, where the exceptional care and
camaraderie among the healthcare providers inspired him.
completed his Master's in Physician Assistant Studies at Lock Haven University.
His education was a comprehensive blend of classroom learning and focused
clinical rotations in various medical disciplines.
the heart of Patrick's care philosophy lies a strong belief in patient
autonomy. He upholds the four pillars of medical ethics and recognizes the
significance of shared decision-making between providers and patients.
"Trust and understanding form the foundation of effective
healthcare," Patrick said.
As a healthcare provider, Patrick is motivated by the resilience he witnesses in
his patients daily. Their determination and courage in the face of adversity
are a source of inspiration. With a background in Cardiology, Internal
Medicine, and Critical Care, Patrick's expertise spans various fields,
contributing to his holistic approach to patient care.
passion for healthcare extends beyond his professional life. A family tradition
of medical service influences him. His father is a Neurologist and his younger
sisters are pursuing careers in the medical field. Outside of medicine, Patrick
is an avid long-distance runner, a hobby he finds fulfilling and an opportunity
to contribute to charitable causes.
his interests, Patrick enjoys reading and writing fiction, aspiring to publish
a series of novels someday. His pursuit of excellence is evident in his
induction into the Pi Alpha Honor Society for Physician Assistants.
Lock Haven University