North Country Thoracic & Vascular’s Mission

We strive to find state-of-the-art solutions for your needs. It is our privilege to serve you and we hope that you feel welcome in our office.

Craig A. Nachbauer, M.D.

Dr. Nachbauer is certified by the American Board of Thoracic Surgery and has practiced thoracic and vascular surgery since 1991. He is a Registered Vascular Technologist (RVT) and a Registered Physician in Vascular Interpretation (RPVI). Dr. Nachbauer completed his thoracic surgery residency at the Ohio State University Hospitals. After a fellowship in pediatric cardiothoracic surgery at Emory University, he completed his training as Clinical Associate in Cardiothoracic Surgery at The Cleveland Clinic.

Sharalyn Nachbauer, P.A.-C

Sharalyn Nachbauer, P.A.-C completed her undergraduate degree at Wells College in 1987 and her physician assistant training at Kettering College of Medical Arts in 1989. She is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants.


Helena is a Registered Vascular Technologist, RVT. She studied at Maric College in California and graduated in 2008. She received her doctorate degree in 1985 in Lithuania.


Kristin is our medical assistant. She is a NYS Certified phlebologist and has worked in the medical field for over 25 years.

Mary Anne

Mary Anne has recently joined us as our receptionist. She is the friendly face that greets you in our Plattsburgh office.

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