Gardner, Laura

Physician Assistant, MAPP Fellow

Gardner, Laura

Laura Gardner, MSPAS, PA-C, is a physician assistant who joined the Greenwood Genetic Center in April, 2019 as Greenville’s Metabolic Advanced Practice Provider Fellow. Laura has a special interest in metabolic and lysosomal storage disorders and in providing compassionate care to all her patients.

Laura is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (2019). She is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and was elected into the Pi Alpha National Honor Society for her significant academic achievement, leadership, research, service, and high standard of character and conduct. 

Contact Information

Office (864) 678-7886
Fax (864) 250-9582
lgardner@ggc.org

Education and Experience

  • B.S., Health and Wellness Promotion, University North Carolina Asheville, 2013
  • Chief Medical Scribe, Park Ridge Health & Spartanburg Regional Medical Center, 2013-2016
  • M.S., Physician Assistant, Elon University, 2019
  • Physician Assistant-Certified, Greenwood Genetic Center, 2019-present

 

 

Lucy's Story

Lucy's Story

When our daughter Lucy had a metabolic crisis at 7 days old, we were shocked and devastated to find out that she was born with a rare genetic disorder (MSUD). Her newborn screening results did not make it back in time to prevent the crisis, and no one at our local hospital was familiar with the disease. They did not know how to treat her. Calls were made to Greenwood Genetic Center to confirm her diagnosis...

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