Professor Andreades joined the faculty at Nova Southeastern University's Physician Assistant program in Ft. Lauderdale in April of 2013. He is a graduate from the Nova PA program class of 2008. After graduation, Prof. Andreades practiced as a PA in Plantation and Hollywood, FL in Orthopedic surgery for 5 years providing office, surgical and hospital care. He has been adjunct faculty with Nova teaching musculoskeletal and assisting in surgical skills and procedures labs. Prof. Andreades decided to move into academia in 2013 with the desire to teach and share knowledge he has gained from his clinical experience.
Professor Andreades obtained his Bachelor's of Science in Exercise Science from Appalachian State University in 2004. He obtained his Master of Science in Exercise Science from Appalachian State in 2005. He worked as an assistant and head swimming and water polo coach for elite athletes for over 20 years before deciding to switch careers. His current desire to teach in the classroom is attributed to his dedication and commitment to coach and teach athletes succeed at their highest abilities.
Professor Andreades is instrumental in our orthopedic and musculoskeletal sections and surgical and procedure labs. He also provides various lectures in different courses throughout the PA curriculum, including Clinical Pathophysiology, Clinical Medicine, and Physical Diagnosis.
Professor Andreades lives in Broward County and enjoys swimming, water polo, snowboarding, and spending time with his family.