Specialty: Hospital Medicine
Hospital Affiliation: Kettering Medical Center
PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT- HOSPITAL MEDICINE
Melissa Lippincott, PA-C is certified physician assistant specializing in hospital medicine who works as part of the Kettering Physician Network Hospital Medicine Team.
Our Hospital Medicine Team works together with your primary care physician to provide you the highest level of care while you are in the hospital. During your stay you may meet one or more of our Kettering Physician Network Hospital Medicine Team as they provide you with exceptional, around the clock specialized care.
Hospitalists do not accept appointments—they provide specialized care for those who are inpatients within a hospital or medical center.
Certified - Physician Assistant
Kettering College of Medical Arts, Kettering, Ohio
What is a Physician Assistant?
A Physician Assistant is a licensed provider that has completed a master's or doctoral degree program and has advanced clinical training. They collaborate with physicians to diagnose and treat health conditions. Like physicians, they make referrals, provide physical exams, order and interpret tests, and prescribe medications.