Amber Bowell believes her most important role as a physician assistant is to be an educator and mentor to all her patients. "I enjoy the interaction with people and treasure the relationships that are formed," she says. "I find joy in helping my patients achieve their health goals."
After earning her physician assistant degree from Quinnipiac University in Hamden, Conn., she completed medical rotations in dermatology and infectious disease. Amber joins Providence from Middlesex Hospital in Durham, Conn., where she worked in primary care.
Amber was born in Nebraska and was raised on a farm until her family moved to Colorado when she was 12. She later moved to Connecticut for work where she volunteered her time providing medical care to migrant farm workers.
In her free time, Amber enjoys running, yoga and being outdoors. She has a passion for travel, speaks Spanish and enjoys traveling the world with her husband.
Medical degree - physician assistant: Quinnipiac University, Hamden, Conn.
Amber also received special training in dermatology and infectious disease. She is certified by the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AANP) and by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA).