Paul Ballard is a Physician Assistant with the Highland Clinic Orthopaedics Department. Paul works in tandem with Highland Clinic’s Dr. George Byram diagnosing and treating orthopaedic ailments, assisting in surgery, and providing pre-operative and post-operative care. Paul has many years of experience in Orthopedics as well as the Acute Care setting. Paul worked for several years as a Certified Athletic Trainer, preventing sports injuries and managing the recovery of injured athletes; before obtaining his degree as a Physician Assistant. He and his wonderful wife have two spirited boys, who keep them very busy. Paul enjoys spending time with his family as well as being outdoors, running, and traveling.
2007 – Arkansas State University (Jonesboro, AR) – Bachelor in Science in Athletic Training.
2017 – Louisianna State University Health Science Center (Shreveport, LA) – Master in Physician Assistance Studies.
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