Ashley V. Sullivan, MPAS, PA-C
Ashley is a Neurosurgery Physician Assistant from Boston, MA who is moving to the Waco area and joining Texas Spine and Neurosurgery in April 2018.
She grew up the oldest of four children in Norwood, MA, a suburb of Boston. She is very close with her younger sisters and brother who live in California and Massachusetts. As a child, she rode, drove, and showed Morgan Horses and competed across the country in dressage Horse Shows. She was a named Grand Champion in 2000 in her division at the Grand National and World Championship Morgan Horse Show. She stopped riding in the early 2000’s and is very excited to start riding again when she moves to Texas.
Ashley attended Ursuline Academy, an all-girls Catholic High School, and then received her Bachelor of Science in Biochemical Sciences and Business Management from the University of Massachusetts Amherst. She graduated with a Master in Physician Assistant Studies from Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences University in Boston. Ashley is a board certified Physician Assistant who has worked in General Surgery and Neurosurgery at Saint Anne’s Hospital, a community hospital in the city of Fall River, MA. She is a surgical first-assistant in spine and brain surgeries. She loves being in the operating room and seeing her patient’s improve after surgery.
Board Certifications: National Commission for Certification of Physician Assistants, 2016
Education and Training: BS, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Commonwealth Honors College, 2012
MPAS, MCPHS University, 2016
Outside of the OR, Ashley enjoys traveling internationally and domestically, hiking, skiing/snowboarding, painting/drawing, listening to country music, and eating BBQ. She is looking forward to picking up new hobbies in Waco.
Ashley is moving to Texas with her husband Stephen McGrath. They visited Waco in the Fall of 2017 and fell in love with all that Texas and Waco has to offer. They are excited to leave the New England weather and traffic behind, and find some good BBQ in Texas!