Nicholas R. Stanwick, PA-C

Nicholas R. Stanwick, PA-C

General Orthopedics

Coastal Region

Wilmington - Shipyard
Leland – Brunswick Forest

Nicholas earned both his Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training and his Masters of Physician Assistant Studies from Marietta College in Marietta, Ohio.

For more than a decade, he gained considerable experience as a physician assistant in the Columbus, Ohio area, working in the specialties of physical medicine & rehabilitation (PM&R), orthopedic urgent care and sports medicine.

Nick is a physician assistant to both Dr. Hocker and Dr. Frueh.

He sees patients at Shipyard and Porters Neck.


  • Undergraduate Education: Bachelor of Science, Athletic Training, Marietta College, Marietta, OH
  • Graduate Education: Master of Physician Assistant Studies, Marietta College, Marietta, OH


  • Board Certified Physician Assistant, American Academy of Physician Assistants
  • Basic Life Support (BLS)
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)


  • American Academy of Physician Assistants

Specialties & Services

They treat you with respect take the time to understand what your needs are and work toward that gold of fixing the problem. Very professional in everything they do I love going there for treatment can't say that about many healthcare systems. I recommend EmergeOrtho to everyone I see.

Ronnie W


EmergeOrtho is full of wonderful doctors! They make sure they go over every little thing and explain stuff so that you understand. I have 4 different doctors here and have been pleased with them all.

Michelle M


A New Level Of Orthopedic Care Has Emerged

As our patient, you will benefit from a full range of orthopedic services, specialties and technologies, including physical and hand therapy, advanced imaging services, and urgent care walk-in services providing immediate diagnosis and treatment for urgent orthopedic conditions.