Dorothy Elizabeth Parish, PA-C is a physician assistant in the Regional One Health Surgical Oncology service. She assists in robotic, laparoscopic and traditional surgeries, and provides patient care services including assessment and treatment, perioperative management, operative and bedside procedures, physical examinations, diagnostic studies and more.
Dorothy earned her Bachelor of Science in Biology and Master of Physician Assistant Studies at Mississippi College in Clinton. She then completed a Physician Assistant Surgical Residency at Duke University Hospital in Durham, North Carolina.
She is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants and has been a patient care professional since 2015.
Outside of work, Dorothy is an active volunteer. She has served organizations including Rainbow Village Community Outreach and Walk with a Doc in Largo, Florida; and Mississippi Food Network in Jackson. She also took part in a mission trip to a children’s home in Mexico.