PINEHURST, NC – A certified physician assistant with experience working at FirstHealth of the Carolinas has joined the Back & Neck Pain team.
Lauren Williams began seeing patients at the Back & Neck Pain clinic on the Moore Regional Hospital campus in Pinehurst in March, shortly after graduating from Methodist University with a Master of Medical Science in physician assistant studies. She will begin seeing patients in Troy and Asheboro on June 1.
Williams, who completed her undergraduate degree at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, served as an exercise physiologist at FirstHealth Fitness - Pinehurst from 2011 to 2017 before going back to school. She has clinical experience at multiple locations in the Sandhills, including Scotland Memorial Hospital and Cape Fear Valley Medical Center.
A special note about back & neck pain services in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. We know that chronic pain management plays a crucial role in the health of our patients, and some of our patients’ health would be significantly impacted by disruptions in care. FirstHealth Back & Neck Pain is committed to safely treating our patients, and we’ve implemented additional safety precautions for our patients and our staff.