Michelle Thurlow, PA-C, specializes in orthopedics. Ms. Thurlow assists with surgery and sees patients throughout their hospital stay.
Ms. Thurlow has practiced with the Orthopedic Group, PA, of Morristown, New Jersey since 2009. She also has been a volunteer emergency medical technician (EMT) for the Peapack-Gladstone Rescue Squad since 2005.
An avid athlete since childhood, Ms. Thurlow understands the importance of helping patients recover from injuries so that they can resume the activities that give them independence and pleasure. She says, "My interest in orthopedics and sports injuries came from my love of soccer. I enjoy being a physician assistant because it gives me the opportunity to partner with a medical team to help patients achieve and maintain their health." She adds, "I enjoy caring for patients as well as educating them about their treatment."
She is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants, New Jersey State Society of Physician Assistants, and Physician Assistants in Orthopedic Surgery.
When she is not working with her patients, Ms. Thurlow enjoys spending time with her family, playing soccer, and traveling.