Speciality Orthopedics/Neurosurgery
Degrees Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies
Areas of Expertise
  • Treatment of spine and neurosurgical disorders
Board Certification NCCPA
Languages English, Spanish

Chad Sweetnam PA C specializes in the treatment of occupational injuries as well as acute and chronic spine injuries.


He graduated from Western University of Health Sciences with a Master’s Degree in Physician Assistant Studies in July 2005. He is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) and a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) as well as the California Academy of Physician Assistants (CAPA).

Prior to becoming a Physician Assistant, Chad worked as a Recreation Therapist at a state hospital for seven years. There he specialized in the treatment of mental illness and substance abuse. His medical interests include treatment outcomes for acute and chronic occupational injuries including factors for a timely and successful return to work.

When not at work, Chad enjoys spending time with his family while participating in a variety of outdoor activities including camping, fishing and boating.