Dr. Melissa Miskell
Dr. Miskell is a board-certified obstetrician and gynecologist and joined PINCC in 2006 Dr. Miskell began working to eradicate cervical cancer after attending several medical mission trips to Central America in the early 2000’s. In Dr. Miskell’s words:
“Cervical cancer is a completely preventable disease, but it is the leading cause of cancer deaths among women ages 20 to 60 in underdeveloped countries. The women in these areas have no routine screening. We are teaching healthcare providers simple protocols that can save these women’s lives.”
Dr. Miskell graduated from Texas Tech University with a Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry, a Bachelor of Science in Zoology and a Master of Science. She later graduated from the University of North Texas Health Sciences Center and she completed her residency at Texas Tech University Health Science Center as Chief Resident.