Emily is a physician assistant in orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. She works alongside Dr. Kevin Smith and Dr. Christian Peterson at the Sports Medicine Clinic and in the OR, assisting in arthroscopic and open shoulder, elbow, and knee cases. She also sees new patients for non-operative treatment of a variety of injuries. Her clinical interest include sports-related injury management and prevention. Prior to her role as a PA, she served as a medic and flight medic in the Army and takes a special interest in the care of veterans and their families. She is committed to providing high-quality patient-centered care to return patients to an active lifestyle.
Emily enjoys long distance running, yoga, backpacking, foreign travel, free diving, and spending time with loved ones.
Education and Training
MEDEX Northwest, University of Washington SOM
Medical Education, 2017
Physician Assistant, 2017, National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistant