Meet our providers
Meet our providers
Patrick Rhoades, MD
Dr. Rhoades is a born and raised Californian and committed to helping his patients find relief from their chronic pain since graduating from Tulane University in New Orleans, Lousiana. After completing residency in Buffalo, NY, he moved back to California and opened CVPM shortly after getting settled in Modesto. His favorite place to vacation is Hawaii, but he always loves whenever he can spend time with his six children and four grandchildren. His hobbies include tennis, reading, and weightlifting where he has even won a world championship! Dr. Rhoades goes above and beyond in treating his patients and is tirelessly dedicated to making sure they have the tools they need to have a fulfilled life with exceptional pain management.
Dr. Morris is a Southern California transplant raised in Long Beach, California. After getting her bachelor’s degree from Pomona College, she attended Tufts University for Medical School and criss-crossed the country multiple times while doing an internship at UCSF and residency at Harvard. In all her travels, her favorite place to visit is the Massachusetts south shore of the New England coast. She also enjoys the Teutonic yet modern feel of Germany and its many cultural offerings. In her free time, Dr. Morris likes to study and observe the goings on in medical healthcare policy. She is also a very passionate beekeeper and has a heightened interest in organic gardening. Dr. Morris relishes in having the opportunity to make a positive impact in patient’s lives not just in a doctor-patient role, but as fellow human beings.
Julie is a born and raised Modesto citizen. She attended MJC and became an RN for a number of years before moving on to University of the Pacific for a Bachelor’s in Nursing and eventually attaining her Master’s degree and becoming a Nurse Practitioner. While she may be a local, her passion for food makes her favorite vacation spots places she can enjoy world class food like Italy and France. In her free time when she isn’t making something delicious for friends and family, she enjoys being active through bicycling, running, and hiking. She also enjoys quiet strolls as she tends to her garden. In practicing medicine, she likes the aspect of helping people regain control of their lives and likes helping people help themselves in all aspects of their life to obtain optimal health.
Kristy was born and raised in Placerville, CA as part of a large family and close-knit community. She started her career in healthcare as a medical assistant soon after high school, but she also worked and did school at night until she ultimately graduated from the Physician Assistant program at Stanford University. Kristy previously worked with Sutter Gould for several years before deciding to join us at CVPM in 2001. She enjoys the patients, our healthcare team, and the unique challenges of pain management. Outside of work, Kristy enjoys getting back to her Sierra-Nevada roots with her family while hiking and camping. She also enjoys staying active by playing golf and traveling to new and exciting places.
Meaghan is our newest Physician Assistant here at CVPM. She hails from Pittsburgh, PA where she attended Duquesne University. She was a PA at a number of practices before we were lucky enough to hire her at CVPM. Meaghan’s favorite hobbies are running and golfing. When she's not out on a trail or hitting the links, she likes to unwind while watching sports. Her favorite place to vacation is Hawaii with its beautiful year round running paths and pristine golf courses. Meaghan became a healthcare provider because she likes being able to help her patients live a less painful, more enjoyable life.
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