Assel is devoted to the health and well-being of her patients. Her areas of clinical interest include health promotion, preventative care, and acute and chronic condition management. She treats adults performing adult physical exams, well-women exams, and Medicare annual wellness exams. She sees patients in several assisted living facilities, including the memory unit, and treats patients in the office. She is passionate about empowering and educating patients on leading healthy lifestyles and understanding their health conditions better. She and her patients develop the best care plans based on evidence-based practice to meet their individual health needs.
Assel earned her Bachelor of Nursing and her Master's in Family Nurse Practitioner from the Western Governor’s University of Utah. Assel is certified as a family nurse practitioner (FNP-C) with the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP). Prior to becoming NP, she worked as a Registered Nurse at Melbourne Regional Hospital, Holmes Regional Hospital, and has an experience in home healthcare.
She is fluent in Kazakh, Russian, and English.
On a personal note, she enjoys spending time with her family/friends, cooking, walking on a beach, and traveling.