About Us

We are committed to making your treatment as easy on you as possible. Most of the services you will need are handled on-site, with access to the most sophisticated technology to provide you with the best care available. Always feel free to contact our office and our trained staff will assist you in any way possible.

Meet Our Physician

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Alexander Ching, MD Board Certified Orthopedic Spine Surgeon


Hospital Affiliations:

  • Legacy Meridian Park Medical Center
  • Providence St Vincent's Medical Center
  • Oregon Surgical Institute

Meet Our Physician Assistants

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Nicole Bangs, PA-C Certified Physician Assistant

Nicole is a Board Certified Physician Assistant with a background in Athletic Training and Sports Medicine. She has dedicated her career to orthopedics with 11 years of general orthopedics and sports medicine practice prior to joining Oregon Spine Care in 2017. Professionally, she has a passion to help others stay active and improve their quality of life. She places a heavy importance on patient education both for conditions as well as both surgical and non-surgical treatment.

Personally, Nicole is an avid dancer, likes to ski, hike, kayak and cherishes time spent with her family and Australian Shepherd. She also enjoys taking advantage of Portland's diverse food scene.

  • Undergraduate Education: University of Wisconsin - Madison, BS Kinesiology - Exercise Science, Certificate in Athletic Training
  • Graduate/Medical Education: Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, MS Physician Assistant Practice

Fardowsa Idris, PA-C

Fardowsa is a Board Certified Physician Assistant who graduated from Portland State University in Oregon with Bachelor of Science degree, then went on to earn her dual Master’s degrees in Physician Assistant Studies and in Public Health from Touro University in Vallejo, CA. She is passionate about orthopedics and takes pride in empowering patients through education and collaboration. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, hiking, and spending time with her family. 

Meet Our Staff

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Michele Knight