About Justine Unruh, PA-C

Justine joined Digestive Health Specialists, P.A. in September of 2017. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Biology from the University of Texas at Dallas and her Master of Physician Assistant Studies from the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. She is a member of the Texas Academy of Physician Assistants, the American Academy of Physician Assistants, and the North Carolina Academy of Physician Assistants. Justine has a particular interest in IBS, colon cancer screening, and liver disease. She will be seeing patients in our clinic offices.

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Master of Physician Assistant 2017 University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX

Bachelor of Arts in Biology 2013 University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, TX


National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants

North Carolina State Licensure


American Association of Physician Assistants

North Carolina Association of Physician Assistants

American Gastroenterological Association

National Provider Identifier (NPI) 1154840098


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