- AHP Certification:
- Physician Assistant
- Clinical Practice:
- Elbow Fracture, Forearm Fracture, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, De Quervain's Tenosynovitis (Stenosing Tenosynovitis or Washerwoman's Sprain), Lateral Epicondylitis (Tennis Elbow), Medial Epicondylitis (Golfer's Elbow), Finger Extensor Tendon Injury, Finger Flexor Tendon Injury, Finger Fracture, Trigger Finger, Boutonnière Deformity of Finger (BD), Boxer’s Fracture, Colles' Fracture, Dislocated Finger
Kelsey Parente, MS, PA, is a physician assistant at UVA Hand Center. Working with four attending physicians, she diagnoses and treats a variety of injuries and conditions of the elbow, forearm and hand, including fractures, carpal tunnel syndrome, tennis elbow and more.
Parente attended Hope College in Michigan, where she graduated magna cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in athletic training. She then received a Master of Education in Athletic Training from UVA, followed by a Master of Physician Assistant Studies from James Madison University.
- James Madison University, 2011