General Surgery Physician Assistant
Kevin Martin received his Bachelors Degree in Health Science from George Washington University. He also served 8 years in the US Navy working as a medical technologist and Corpsman. He served on active duty during Desert Storm in 1991. Kevin is currently working as a General Surgery and Bariatric Physicians Assistant at Carolinas Center for Surgery. He started his career here in 1992. He is dedicated to a team approach to medical care and maintains a close working relationship with the surgeons and primary care physicians, as well as local and regional consultants. Kevin has an exceptional bedside manner and warmly welcomes every patient with a strong sense of compassion.
Kevin is a Board Certified Physicians Assistant, a member of the NC Academy of Physicians and a member of the NC State Medical Society.
Kevin was bon and raised in Saranac Lake, New York. He has been married to his wife, Alicia, for 34 years and they have tow grown children, whom are also medical professionals. He is an avid hockey fan. He has played and coached for many years. Residing in Newport, Kevin enjoys farming, organic gardening and raising livestock. He has adjusted well to his small southern community and plans to retire here in the future.