About Melissa R. Nickols, PA-C

Melissa Nickols, PA-C is a compassionate provider, focused on listening to each patients' concern and working with them to identify the root cause of digestive discomfort. Melissa works closely with our physicians to ensure patients receive the best care possible. 

Melissa completed her Bachelor of Science in Physiology and Neurobiology from the University of Maryland. She graduated summa cum laude from her Master of Medical Science, Physician Assistant program at Arcadia University.  

Prior to joining our team, Melissa worked as a Physician Assistant at Envision Health in Toms River, New Jersey. Following a year of Physician Assistant practice in emergency medicine, Melissa decided to pursue a career in gastroenterology. Her clinical interests include: Infusion Services, Women's Digestive Health, Health & Wellness Services and all aspects of general gastroenterology care.

Office Locations

Primary Location

Picture of the Fair Oaks Office

Fair Oaks

3700 Joseph Siewick Dr.
Suite 308
Fairfax, VA 22033

Phone: 703-698-8960
Fax: 703-828-0961

Additional Locations


3028 Javier Rd.
Suite 300
Fairfax, VA 22031

Phone: 703-698-8960
Fax: 703-828-0961




Arcadia University

Professional Highlights


Board Certified, Physician Assistant

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Physician Assistants