Certified Physician Assistant Samantha Stanfield of Portland, Maine, in January will join the medical staff of Cuyuna Regional Medical Center’s Interventional Pain Management department, the Brainerd Lakes Area’s only locally-operated, fully comprehensive interventional pain management and spine medicine center for patients suffering from neck and back pain.
Stanfield will work alongside Board Certified Interventional Pain Specialists Dr. Joshua Horowitz and Dr. Dan Lonergan to provide the latest advances in treatment and supportive care to help reduce or alleviate pain and restore quality of life.
A graduate of the University of New England, she holds a Master of Science degree in Physician Assistant Studies. Stanfield also earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and Environmental Chemistry Magna Cum Laude at Northland College in Ashland, Wisc.
Stanfield previously worked in the Emergency Department at Redington-Fairview General Hospital in Skowhegan, Maine. She also served as an adjunct faculty member at the University of New England. Her volunteer experience includes serving as a nursing assistant in general surgery at Hospital Bienfaisance de Pignon in Haiti. Outside of her work, she enjoys running, mountain biking, walking her Golden Retriever Murphy, hiking, cross-country skiing, and trivia nights.
For more information or an appointment, visit https://www.cuyunamed.org/patient-care/pain-management or call 218-545-1001.