Rachelle Dudero, PA-C
Rachelle Dudero is a licensed and board-certified Physician Assistant specializing in pain medicine. Born and raised in the Bay Area. Rachelle earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology with an emphasis in Athletic training and minor in Nutritional Sciences from San Jose State University. Rachelle had always had an interest in sports/musculoskeletal injuries with a passion in rehab and helping to relieve or reduce acute and chronic pain.
During her undergraduate studies, Rachelle interned with the San Jose State University football sports medicine staff. There she was able to learn how to respond to acute sport injuries and observe multiple treatment options. While applying for graduate school, she accumulated numerous hours as a physical therapy trainer assisting patients with rehabilitative and corrective exercises as well as applying therapeutic modalities to help promote healing and to manage both acute and chronic pain. She then proceeded to earn her Masters of Physician Assistant Sciences degree at Saint Francis University in Loretto, Pennsylvania. There she gained clinical practice experience in many different specialties to include Trauma/General Surgery, Emergency Medicine, and Orthopedics.
As a Physician Assistant, Rachelle works in collaboration with her physicians to provide quality care using a multidisciplinary approach to pain management. She is trained to manage pain medications, order images and coordinate appropriate treatment plans. She is now accepting new patients and looks forward to providing relief and treatment to everyone. Her main goal is to help provide function and maintain a greater quality of life for her patients.
Rachelle in her spare time enjoys training in muy Thai kickboxing, spending days outdoors, trying new restaurants and relaxing with her 2 Maltipoos.