Melissa Pannell, MS, FNP-BC


Melissa Pannell is a family nurse practitioner with five years experience specializing in pain management, family medicine, internal medicine, and sports rehabilitation. She has 20 years experience working in healthcare providing care to patients across the lifespan and is board certified by the ANCC. A graduate of University of Phoenix, Phoenix College, and Boise State University, Melissa prides herself on being a lifelong student and is currently working on a Doctorate of Nursing degree.

She will go to great lengths to advocate for, educate, and empower all of her patients. Melissa believes in forging relationships with people to understand their pain and health needs and goals and working collaboratively with each individual to develop an optimal pain management with an integrate multi-modal approach.

In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her three amazing children, traveling, baking, writing comedy, antique stores, and medical missions.  

She is excited to be apart of the Novaspine team and says “I am honored to work with such a compassionate and knowledgeable group of professionals that share in the same philosophy of pain management that I do.”