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Lauren Brown, MFT, MMSc, PA-C

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Lauren Brown, MFT, MMSc, PA-C is a Certified Physician Assistant with Pinnacle Orthopaedics, practicing under the supervision of John Day, MD. She sees patients at the Marietta and Woodstock locations.

Lauren graduated from the Mercer University College of Health Professionals Physician Assistant program in 2020. She has worked in orthopaedics, general surgery, emergency medicine, family medicine, urgent care, behavioral medicine, and addiction medicine. Prior to PA school, Lauren worked as a Behavioral Therapist and a CNA. She completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Georgia in 2012, graduating with a Bachelor of Science in Biology as well as a Bachelor of Science in Psychology. She also received a Master of Family Therapy from Mercer University in 2016.

Lauren is an active member of our community, volunteering her time with the World Pediatric Project and Carelink of North Georgia.

Lauren lives in Midtown Atlanta with her fiancé and dog, Buck. In her free time, she enjoys horseback riding, watching Georgia football, traveling, and spending time with her family and friends.


Education & Training

Mercer University
Macon, GA

  • Master of Medical Sciences in Physician Assistant Studies
  • Master of Family Therapy

University of Georgia
Athens, GA

  • Bachelor of Science in Biology
  • Bachelor of Science in Psychology

Professional Organizations

Professional Memberships

  • Georgia Association of Physician Assistants
  • American Academy of Physician Assistants