Labrosse Melissa

Melissa Wachholz, PA-C, MPAS

Commitment to Patient-Centered Care

“My goal is to provide patients with a better understanding of their disease processes, so that they may be an active participant in development of their health care plan.”

Clinical Expertise

Melissa is a certified physician assistant who specializes in the treatment of cardiac diseases. She studied at the College of Saint Benedict where she received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology. She then went on to obtain her Master of Physician Assistant Studies at MCPHS University in Manchester, NH. Melissa remained in New England for another two years working with an inpatient cardiology practice in Hartford, CT. At HCMC, she works with general cardiology patients both in the clinic as well as in the hospital.

Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Physician Assistants
  • American College of Cardiology


  • Board Certified Physician Assistant


“In my free time, I enjoy cooking, watching hockey, and staying active. In the summertime, I love making trips up north to my family’s lake cabin, where I am able to spend time with family and friends.”