A San Francisco Bay Area native, Rachel graduated with her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of San Francisco in 2008. She worked as an RN specializing in adult neurosciences at UC Davis and UCSF Medical Centers before pursuing her Master of Science in Nursing at the University of Cincinnati. She is an ANCC board-certified Adult-Gerontological Nurse Practitioner.

After moving to New Jersey and leveraging her passion for neurosurgery, Rachel embarked on her NP career in 2018. She honed her skills at a neurosurgical practice in Bergen County with inpatient experience at Hackensack University Medical Center before joining Centers for Neurosurgery, Spine, and Orthopedics in 2024. Throughout her practice, Rachel has consistently provided patient-centered care for individuals with various spine and brain conditions. Her dedication to building trust and achieving positive outcomes for both patients and their families remains a cornerstone of her approach.


Beyond her medical expertise, Rachel enjoys an active lifestyle that includes indoor rock climbing, running, and hiking. She is also an avid reader and a foodie who loves exploring new culinary experiences.

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