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Alissa Wigen, PA-C

  • About
    • Specialties: Neurology Physician Assistant
    • Board Certified:
      Physician Assistant
    • Gender: Female
    • Languages: English
    Biography

    What I Do
    My philosophy of care is to treat each unique person with individualized care to match the goals, preferences and lifestyles of each patient. My role is to use my knowledge to provide education regarding various diagnoses and treatment options. I do this in order to have an informed shared discussion regarding what will work best for each patient. I also enjoy asking questions to learn more about any subject. I want my patients to know they are seen and acknowledged. So, that is why I always encourage my patients to do the same regarding their health during their visits. I want my patients to know they are seen and acknowledged. My special clinical interest includes general neurology.

    Why I Love My Work
    I enjoy being able to participate in shared decision making to empower each patient to make decisions regarding their health. This way my patients can reach their goals and live to their fullest potential.

    Getting to Know Me
    Outside of work, I enjoy spending time with my dog, walking, reading, yoga and traveling.

    Patient Comment

    “Alissa did an exceptionally good job of working with me. She explained my diagnosis & treatment in great detail! I would recommend her to everyone.”

    Education
    • Master’s Degree
      Master of Science, Physician Assistant Studies, Augsburg University, Minneapolis, MN
  • Professional Memberships

    National Academy of Physician Assistants, Minnesota Academy of Physician Assistants, American Academy of Neurology