Julie McCarter, PA-C, a North Carolina native, earned her Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science from Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama. Upon graduation, Julie attended Appalachian State University and completed her Master of Science degree with a focus on Clinical Exercise Physiology.
Julie began her career as a clinical exercise physiologist in cardiopulmonary rehab in the Charlotte metro area. After working two years in the field, she desired to further her education, and earned her Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies from Elon University. She is pleased to be back in the High Country as a provider at AppOrtho.
When she is not working Julie enjoys exploring the mountains: running, mountain biking, or skiing. Often times her husband accompanies her on these adventures, as well as her dog, Ellie