Michael Craig, PA-C

Michael Craig, PA-C

  • Specialty

    Back | Neck | Spine

  • Location


  • Working Alongside

    Curtis Mina, MD

  • Education

    Bachelor of Clinical Health Services, Physician Assistant Studies
    University of Washington School of Medicine/MEDEX Northwest

Formerly with Denali Orthopedics, Michael Craig has been a part of the Mat-Su area’s health community for over a decade. He has served the region as a firefighter, paramedic, rescue technician, emergency responder supervisor, orthopedic technician and of course certified physician assistant.

Mr. Craig earned his Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences, graduating Cum Laude from the University of Alaska, Anchorage and completed Physician Assistant Studies from the University of Washington MEDEX Northwest program in 2015. He immediately started practicing as a physician assistant under Dr. Curtis Mina in Palmer.

In addition to back, neck and spine experience gained with Dr. Mina, Mr. Craig has extensive experience in treating traumatic orthopedic injuries both in his work as a paramedic and as a physician assistant. He is skilled at providing quality orthopedic care in clinical, hospital and surgical settings.

In his spare time, Mr. Craig enjoys hunting, traveling and spending time with his wife and two small children.

  • Special Interests
    • Back, Neck & Spine
    • General Orthopedics
    • Trauma & Fracture Care
  • Additional Education
    • Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences – Cum Laude
      University of Alaska

Patient Testimonials

Extremely caring and dedicated OPA team and PA-C. Michael Craig helped me identify why my body is hurting and what steps I can do to go about fixing what hurts, also they were not dismissive at all. 10-10 would recommend these specialists!!

– Kait


The OPA team includes Alaska’s leading specialists and offers some of the latest, most advanced treatment procedures available today.

OPA treats a wide variety of conditions and offers comprehensive treatment options — including many non-surgical solutions, minimally invasive arthroscopies (repairs), and total joint replacement.

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