Nathaniel Van Valin, PA-C

Urgent Care

Nate is a board-certified Physician Assistant who specializes in Emergency Medicine. Nate has been practicing medicine for 17 years. He spent his first two years in Urgent Care. For the last 15 years he has been practicing in local Emergency Rooms.

Nate received his bachelor’s degree at Whitworth University in Sports Medicine. He received his Physician Assistant degree at Red Rocks College in Denver, CO. Nate also attended St. Francis University where he completed the Master of Medical Science program.

Nate is a North Idaho native and enjoys spending time in the outdoors hunting, fishing, and camping with his wife and four very active kids. He is very excited to be joining Northwest Specialty Hospital to continue his career caring for our North Idaho community.

Urgent Care


Whitworth University, Spokane, WA

Medical School

St. Francis University, Loretto, PA


Certified Physician Assistant, Red Rocks Community College, Lakewood, CO