Melissa Bates, PA-C

Specialty: Family Medicine
*This provider proudly participates in the Bingham Direct Program.

We are pleased to introduce Melissa Bates, physician assistant-certified (PA-C), who works on our medical team at Ammon Medical & Urgent Care, a proud member of Bingham Healthcare.

She specializes in women’s health and has tremendous experience in delivering quality patient care to obstetrics and gynecological (Ob-Gyn) patients. She assesses and evaluates prenatal, postnatal, and post op patients. In addition, she performs annual well-child and adult wellness exams and offers basic primary care. She contributes to her patients’ healthcare by providing them with as much education as possible, allowing them to be a part of the decision-making process.

Melissa earned her Bachelor of Science in Zoology and a Master of Science in Physician Assistant studies from Idaho State University in Pocatello, Idaho.

Melissa was born in Pocatello and raised in Idaho Falls, Idaho. When she is not practicing medicine, she enjoys spending time with her husband and three children and traveling. She also likes to ski in the winter, camp, fish, and hike in the summer.