Atlanta's All-Inclusive Orthopaedic Surgery
and Sports Medicine Practice.

Diana Dean, PA-C.

Diana, a native Georgian, grew up in Stone Mountain. After high school, she attended the University of Georgia in Athens and then the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta. She graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in Physician Assistant. After graduation, Diana returned to Atlanta to pursue her career as a physician assistant and has worked in orthopaedics since graduation in 1991.

Diana is Board Certified with Special Recognition in Surgery by the NCCPA and holds a Georgia License for Physician Assistants. Diana has always wanted to help others in the field of medicine. Her interest in sports medicine and orthopeadics began after she incurred an injury.

Diana and her husband Charles reside in Gainesville on Lake Lanier. Her hobbies include boating, fishing, riding motorcycles, and traveling. She enjoys helping with Special Olympics and charity events for Diabetes and Cancer.


University of Georgia
Medical College of Georgia
Atlanta, Georgia – 1977
B.S. in Physical Therapy

NCCP – National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants, with special recognition in surgery, February 1991

Professional Memberships
GAPA – Georgia Association of Physician Assistants
AAPA – American Association of Physician Assistants
PAOS – Physician Assistants in Orthopaedic Surgery

Professional Memberships
National Athletic Trainers Association (NATA)
National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA)

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