Get to know Nurse Practitioner Prabjot K. Sandhu, who serves patients in Pleasanton, California.
Prabjot is a nurse practitioner with clinical experience in family medicine, urgent care, women’s health, infertility, and sleep medicine. She is currently serving patients at Stanford Health Care – Bay Valley Medical Group in Pleasanton. Located conveniently near Highways 680 and 580 in the Tri-Valley, the physicians at Bay Valley Medical Group in Pleasanton provide comprehensive medical care with access to Stanford specialists should the need arise.
Prabjot is also the Director of Clinical Training for NP Programs, and Assistant Professor in the FNP-DNP Department at the University of San Francisco. She teaches a variety of courses, focusing on didactic and clinical preparation of FNP students. She also teaches project courses related to DNP scholarly candidate preparation. “My teaching philosophy is one of community, respect, value, and growth. I believe my job is to assist each student to find their strengths in learning by offering various styles for retrieving information such as online platforms, classroom engagement and discussion, digital communication and interactive participation, and through peer and group activities” said Prabjot.
Prabjot is a certified physician assistant. She received certification from the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA).
Prabjot holds professional memberships with several organizations, including the California Association of Nurse Practitioners and the American Association of Nurse Practitioners.
Prabjot received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Jacksonville University, as well as her Master of Science in Nursing at the University of San Francisco. She also received her Associate’s degree in Nursing from Modesto Junior College in Modesto, California.
In addition to English, Prabjot speaks Punjabi, Hindi, and Spanish.
A nurse practitioner (NP) is an advanced practice registered nurse (APRN) classified as a mid-level practitioner. A NP, like Prabjot, is trained to assess patient needs, order and interpret diagnostic and laboratory tests, diagnose illness and disease, prescribe medication, as well as formulate treatment plans. Prabjot understands patients’ values and needs, and remains committed to providing excellent care. Developing trusting and healthy relationships with her patients to ensure the proper education, prevention, and strategies for well-being are fundamental to her philosophy of “providing care”.
Prabjot is a mother to 3 wonderful children. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, cooking, and exploring the wonderful Bay Area.
Learn More about Prabjot K. Sandhu:
Through her online profile https://todaysnurse.org/network/index.php?do=/4143426/info/