Orthopedic Physician Assistant
David is a North Carolina licensed and NCCPA nationally certified Physician Assistant. He completed his training at East Carolina University including degrees in Sports Medicine, Neuroscience, and Physician Assistant studies. Following his education he started his career with a large orthopedic group in Greenville, NC where he worked gaining extensive and valuable experience. Serving at the Vidant level one trauma center in Greenville, David excelled and rose as an exemplary Physician Assistant at this institution. During this time he was able to gain skills and knowledge valuable to orthopedics that have been helpful to carry him throughout his career, including the management of acute fractures and injuries, joint replacements, and general orthopedics. With his sports medicine background and education, David also served as orthopedic support for many local high school athletic teams and served as a preceptor for Physician Assistant students. His background and interest in orthopedics includes orthopedic traumas, sports medicine, and general orthopedics. He is now excited to serve Carteret and surrounding counties with exemplary orthopedic care.
When David came to North Carolina from Central New York in 1995 to attend East Carolina University, he and his wife fell in love with this beautiful state, David and his family have called it home ever since. They moved to the Crystal Coast in 2011 and David has been involved in the medical community since that time. He has gained additional medical experience in gastroenterology and primary care that has allowed him to be able to give back to Carteret County providing medical care to local Drug and Alcohol rehab programs. When David is not busy treating and serving the community you will find him spending time with his family or enjoying the tremendous hunting and fishing that eastern North Carolina has to offer.