Casey Carlson is a board-certified Physician Assistant. She attended Eastern Washington University on a volleyball scholarship where she obtained her bachelors degree in Human Biology and Biochemistry. After working for 2 years as a medical assistant in Spokane, WA, she then went on to become class president and graduate first in her class from Oregon Health and Sciences University School of Medicine Physician Assistant Program with her Masters in 2009. She has practiced as a Physician Assistant specializing in orthopedic surgery for 11 years. Her career in orthopedics has included joint replacement, orthopedic oncology and limb salvage, trauma, and sports medicine. She recently obtained her certificate of added qualification in orthopedic surgery from the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants in 2018.