Mount Airy, NC – Alex Parker, Physician Assistant (PA-C), has joined the medical staff of Northern Orthopaedics to serve as a Physician Assistant for orthopedic injuries and conditions.
Parker has gained valuable experience in both surgical and primary care environments during her tenure at healthcare institutions like Adventist Health in Ukiah, CA, and Barbour Orthopaedics & Spine in Atlanta, GA.
Alex Parker, PA-C, is a proud alumna of Wake Forest University School of Medicine, where she earned a Master of Medical Science in Physician Assistant studies. Additionally, she holds a Master of Science in Business Management from Wake Forest University School of Business and a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology from Texas A&M University. Her educational background, along with her participation in the Emerging Leaders Program, makes her an asset to the Northern Orthopaedics team.
Born in Seattle, WA, and raised in Houston, TX, Parker’s early fascination with medicine and personal connection to orthopedics stemmed from her experiences as a high school athlete, inspiring her journey toward becoming a healthcare professional.
Parker’s patient-centric philosophy emphasizes compassion, trust, and open communication. She strives to ensure every patient feels valued, heard, and respected, addressing not only their medical needs but also their concerns and preferences.
Joining Northern Orthopaedics, Parker was particularly drawn to the warm and welcoming atmosphere fostered by the entire team. Their commitment to a family-oriented approach aligns seamlessly with the culture of Northern Orthopaedics, making it an ideal fit for Parker’s professional aspirations.
“We are excited to welcome Alex Parker, PA-C, to the practice,” says Dr. Robert Williamson, a surgeon at Northern Orthopaedics. “Her dedication to exceptional patient care and her extensive experience in orthopedics makes her a valuable addition to our team.”
As part of the Northern Orthopaedics team, Parker looks forward to addressing various orthopedic issues, including hip, shoulder, knee, neck, and back pain. Her versatile skill set and dedication to patient well-being will make a positive impact on the community we serve.
Outside of her professional endeavors, Parker enjoys exploring the great outdoors through hiking and camping. She also cherishes quality time spent with family on their farmstead and indulging in the simple pleasures of a good book and a cup of tea.
To schedule an appointment with Alex Parker, PA-C, please call Northern Orthopaedics at (336) 719-0011. For more information about Northern Orthopaedics, please visit us online at www.choosenorthern.org.