Carey Amato is a certified Physician Assistant with a background in Physical Medicine, Orthopedics, Pain Management, and Obesity Medicine. Carey earned her bachelor’s degree from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington in Physical Education and Health with a concentration in Exercise Science. She then earned a master’s degree in Physician Assistant Studies from the Medical University of South Carolina. She is currently pursuing her Doctorate of Medical Science at A.T. Still University. Carey enjoys practicing medicine that works to reduce the risk of chronic diseases. She also believes in patient education and empowering patients to play an active role in their own healthcare. Carey enjoys coaching gymnastics and caring for her three children in her spare time.