Bridget Gallaher, PA
Bridget Gallaher was born in New Jersey and raised along the Jersey Shore. She received her Bachelor of Science in Biology with a minor in Spanish from the University of Scranton, where she was a member of the women’s lacrosse team. Bridget continued her education at Salus University where she received her Masters in Health Science in Physician Assistant Studies in October 2018 and was the recipient of the Clinical Excellence Award. During Bridget’s time in graduate school, she gained valuable experience in medical fields ranging from primary care, emergency medicine, surgery, dermatology and cardiology. Bridget is passionate about helping others, and the PA profession allows her to serve her patients by listening, educating, treating and continuing care. She emphasizes the importance of attention to mental health and overall well-being when attending to a patient’s pain. She believes in working with the patient on an achievable treatment goal together, allowing the patient to have expectations representative of that mutual goal.
Bridget currently resides in the suburbs of Philadelphia, and is engaged to be married to her fiancé James in May 2020! Outside of work, Bridget enjoys cooking, reading and exercise.
Education & Training
Education: Bachelor of Science in Biology with a minor in Spanish at the University of Scranton and Masters in Health Science in Physician Assistant Studies at Salus University