Your Team

Sommer Fields, PA-C

Specialty

Gynecologic Surgery

Sommer Fields, PA-C, is a physician assistant working in gynecologic surgery and general surgery at Brightside Specialty Clinics. Sommer earned her bachelor’s degree in Biology at the University of Mary in Bismarck, ND. She received her master’s degree in Physician Assistant studies from Rocky Mountain College in Billings, MT. She is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants.

Derek Kane, MD, FACS

Sommer is a member of the North Dakota Academy of Physician Assistants and the American Academy of Physician Assistants. She has been a practicing Physician Assistant for six years, focusing on Ob/Gyn and general surgery. Her hobbies include hunting, fishing and spending with family and friends. She has a fiance and a labradoodle named Arnie.

Kristen Scholl, PA-C

Specialty

General Surgery

Kristen Scholl is a Certified Physician Assistant at Brightside Surgery and Weight Loss Center. Originally from Bowman, ND, she has been working alongside Dr. Helbling both in the operating room and the clinic since 2013.

Kristen Scholl, PA-C

She is also the primary provider for Brightside Surgery and Weight Loss Center’s Achieve Program. Prior to her work as a Physician Assistant, Kristen worked as a Certified Surgical Technologist.