Nicholas Schmitz

Nicholas Schmitz, PA-C

Orthopedics / Bones & Joints
I want patients to be respected and heard in regards to their health and well-being.

Approach To Care

Nicholas Schmitz is a physician assistant who specializes in orthopedic spine surgery including cervical, thoracic, and lumbar spine conditions. Nicholas believes all patients have the right to be educated about their particular condition and can therefore part-take in all medical decision making. He holds patient happiness, wellness, and autonomy above all else to provide you with the highest standard of care.



  • Masters in Physician Assistant Studies, Augsburg University — Minneapolis, MN


  • BLS (Basic Life Support)
  • ACLS (Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support)
  • Certified Athletic Trainer


Nicholas enjoys doing anything DIY, hiking, fishing, and football in his free time.

Accepted Insurance

All North Memorial Health providers accept the following insurance carriers. Because health insurance plan payments vary and benefit levels are unique to each plan, you may confirm out of pocket cost with your insurance carrier by calling the number on the back of your insurance card.

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross
  • HealthPartners
  • Humana
  • Medica
  • Medical Assistance
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Preferred One
  • Ucare
  • UnitedHealthcare