Amity Helzer is an oncology-focused physician assistant with more than 10 years of experience in both medical and radiation oncology. She attended Arizona State University in Tempe, where she earned degrees in psychology and anthropology, alongside a pre-medicine curriculum. She received her Master of Medical Science degree from Midwestern University in Glendale, Arizona.
Amity is dedicated to providing thorough and compassionate care to each patient. She believes the greatest value in her job is helping people find hope along their journey. She also practices a philosophy of care that emphasizes the importance of nutrition as a key element of treatment.
"I believe in treating the whole patient – physically and mentally. I try to help them maintain a positive outlook during what may be one of the most difficult times of their life."
Originally from Wyoming, Amity loves the mountains and spends the year hiking, cycling and skiing with her husband. She is an avid gardener and cook, enjoying healthy dishes year-round supplied by her garden.