Jessica Vanetesse was born and raised in the suburbs outside of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She graduated from The Pennsylvania State University with a Bachelor of Science in Life Science and a Minor in Psychology. She then earned her Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. She is a Board Certified Physician Assistant and a fellow member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants.
Jessica joins Family Practice Associates with experience in Urgent Care and is thrilled to utilize her knowledge and skills to care for and treat families of the Richmond area. She is most excited about building lasting relationships with her patients and providing an environment where they feel comfortable, heard, and respected.
Jessica is conversationally fluent in the Polish language and has traveled to Europe several times to visit her family who still resides there. Outside of medicine, Jessica enjoys being active outdoors, watching football, traveling, spending time at the beach, reading, and baking.