A member of our Emergency/Trauma team, Brieann Backes, PA-C, is a board-certified physician assistant, dedicated to providing high quality care to people with emergent and life-threatening conditions. A Minot native, Brieann graduated from the University of Mary, Bismarck, with a bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science, and she completed her Master of Physician Assistant Studies from Concordia University Wisconsin. Her experience includes medical rotations in a broad range of specialties including Emergency Medicine and Family Medicine. She is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and North Dakota Academy of Physician Assistants.
Emergency/trauma care is a field of medicine that focuses on the immediate decision making and action necessary to prevent death or further disability in response to acute illness or injury.