Eric Nowakowski, RPA-C, is a certified registered physician assistant at The Digestive Disease Center of the Hudson Valley. At the practice’s offices in Fishkill, Poughkeepsie, and Highland, New York, Eric assists the team of physicians with the gastroenterology health care needs of their adult patients.
Eric began his higher education at Nassau Community College in Garden City, New York, before obtaining a bachelor’s degree in physician assistant studies from Touro College School of Health Science in Bay Shore, New York. Eric continued his education at Touro College to earn a master’s degree in physician assistant studies.
Prior to joining the practice, Eric served as an emergency room assistant at various hospitals in New York and as a physician assistant in the United States Army located in Fort Bliss and El Paso, Texas.
He is licensed as a physician assistant through The University of the State of New York Education Department and maintains several certifications through the American Heart Association, including Basic Life Support, Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support, and Pediatric Advanced Life Support.