Patti was born and raised in Nova Scotia, Canada. She graduated from Mount Allison University in New Brunswick, Canada with a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology before pursuing nursing in the United States. Patti trained in North Carolina at Duke University Medical Center and has been a nurse for over 20 years now. She worked at various hospitals and clinics throughout the country before settling on dermatology in 2005.
She has been working side by side with Dr. Swinehart for over 15 years, finding and treating skin cancer. She is the Head Nurse in the Fresno clinic and also offers cosmetic procedures.
Patti has been married for over 21 years and has 3 sons. When not at work, she can be found at a baseball or football field watching her boys play ball.