- Year began practicing:
- Medical University of South Carolina, Physician Assistant
Parrish Smith, PA-C, is the Breast Care Navigator at Rutland Regional. She has been a practicing PA since 2011, and joined Rutland Regional in 2013 where she provided care in the Inpatient Psychiatric Services Unit.
Smith is a board-certified Physician Assistant with the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. She is also a member of the American Academy of Physician’s Assistants, National Consortium of Breast Centers and American Academy of Pediatrics. She has an undergraduate degree in Psychology with an emphasis in counseling and a minor in Child and Family Studies. She attended the Medical University of South Carolina where she earned a Master’s Degree in Physician Assistant Studies.
“My current goal as a Breast Care Navigator is to support and navigate women through breast care issues which range from screening mammograms to a cancer diagnosis and next treatment steps,” said Smith.
She resides in Rutland with her family where they all enjoy spending time in the outdoors.
National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
American Academy of Physician’s Assistants
National Consortium of Breast Centers
American Academy of Pediatrics