After graduating with her certification as Physician Assistant, Kristen relocated back to her home state of Vermont, joining the team at Mansfield Orthopaedics. Kristen is passionate about orthopedics starting her career in Athletic Training. Prior to Mansfield Orthopaedics, she worked at a large orthopedic practice with specialties that included sports medicine, joint replacement and upper and lower extremities. Her experience also includes injury assessment as well a rehabilitation and treatment.
While serving as a Medical Assistant at Joint Implant Surgeons of Florida her responsibilities included coordination of patient care, as well as wound care, suture removals and casting. In addition, she assisted with ultrasound guided hip, knee, shoulder and digital injections.
Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies; Medical University of South Carolina; 2018
Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training; Florida Gulf Coast University, Fort Myers; 2013
NCCPA Board Certified Physician Assistant
Vermont Physician Assistant Licensure
General Surgery; Tri-County Surgical Associates, SC
Cardiology; Trident Cardiology Associates, Ladson, SC
Internal Medicine, MUSC Internal Medicine, SC
Family Medicine, MUSC Springview Primary Care, SC