Jennifer Blanding, PA-C | National Spine & Pain Centers

Jennifer Blanding joined National Spine & Pain Centers in 2009 and works with Dr. Marina Protopapas on a predominantly interventional team to address the needs of their patients with chronic and acute pain.

At National Spine & Pain Centers, Jennifer helps develop treatment plans for patients suffering from acute and chronic pain, as well as provide trigger point therapy and intra-articular joint injections.

Jennifer earned her Master of Physician Assistant Studies at Philadelphia University in Philadelphia, PA. Prior to that, she completed a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, VA.

Jennifer is board certified as a Physician Assistant in Virginia and is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants.

Jennifer is a native of Northern Virginia and enjoys spending time with her husband and family.

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Professional Organizations


  • BS, Virginia Tech

  • MS, Physician Assistant Studies, Philadelphia University

  • Physician Assistant

  • American Academy of Physician Assistants

  • Trigger point injections

  • Peripheral joint injections

  • Joint injections

  • Peripheral Nerve Blocks

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