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Physician Assistants are nationally certified and state-licensed medical professionals who work closely with our physicians to deliver exceptional care. At ENT & Allergy Specialists, our Physician Assistants have specialized training in ear, nose and throat conditions, and provide care that includes examining, diagnosing and treating patients, prescribing medications, ordering tests and more.

Ameya Patel, MPAS PA-C

“As a physician assistant I believe a team-based approach allows for maximum level quality of care to our patients and families.  I enjoy getting to know my patients and helping them in understanding their diagnosis and treatment. I work closely with physicians, providers and medical staff to address each unique diagnosis and treatment plan for our patients and families.”


  • Board Certified Physician Assistant
  • Certification in Basic Life Support and Advanced Cardiac Life Support
  • Licensed Medical and Osteopathic Physician Assistant in Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
  • Member, American Academy of Physician Assistants
  • Member, National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants

Education and Training

  • Duquesne University – M.S. Physician Assistant Studies
  • Duquesne University – B.S.  Health Sciences

Languages Proficiently Spoken

  • English
  • Gujarati

Nicole Podjed, PA-C

“As a physician assistant, I embrace the team approach to healthcare by working closely with our physicians and providers to ensure high quality, compassionate care to our patients. I believe patient education is an important part of each encounter so that patients can be an active participant in their health care and together we can develop a personalized treatment plan.”


  • Board Certified Physician Assistant
  • Specialized expertise in Otolaryngology
  • Certification in Advanced Cardiac Life Support and Basic Life Support
  • Member – American Academy of Physician Assistants
  • Member – Pennsylvania Society of Physician Assistants

Education and Training

  • DeSales University – M.S. in Physician Assistant Studies
  • Elizabethtown College – B.S. in Allied Health / Biology

Individuals who are NOT FULLY VACCINATED AGAINST COVID-19 MUST call the office to schedule an appointment 610.495.1100

FULLY VACCINATED individuals may schedule an appointment here.

We are not scheduling COVID-19 Vaccine appointments.