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AdventHealth Hendersonville Welcomes Physician Assistant to Growing Cardiology Care Team

AdventHealth Hendersonville Welcomes Physician Assistant to Growing Cardiology Care Team

Nov 20, 2023; HENDERSONVILLE, N.C. – AdventHealth is excited to welcome Emily Cole, MPAS, PA-C to its team at AdventHealth Medical Group Cardiology at Medical Office Building*. Cole is a certified physician assistant who is providing patient-centered care alongside AdventHealth’s board-certified cardiologists.

Cole earned a dual bachelor’s degree in biochemistry and Spanish from the University of North Carolina Greensboro in Greensboro, NC. She then went on to earn her Master of Physician Assistant Studies from Gardner-Webb University in Boiling Springs, NC.

Cole keeps her patients at the center of the evidence-based care she provides. She focuses on encouraging a healthful lifestyle for patients. She helps her patients achieve their health and lifestyle goals and works to be an advocate for patients on their health care journey.

“My approach to my patients is to use the most up-to-date, evidence-based practices to

offer patients the greatest access to wellness possible,” Cole says. “This particularly includes methods of preventive and lifestyle medicine. I have a particular passion for helping patients incorporate both into their everyday life. In the past, my patients have made incredible strides in their wellness journeys, translating into better quality of life for themselves and their families.”

“We are excited to have Emily join our team to help our patients as they work through their heart health journeys,” shared Christy Sneller, MBA, Vice President of Physician Services for AdventHealth Hendersonville. “She has experience and success encouraging patients to explore a whole-person approach to their cardiac care needs to use their body, mind and spirit to reach their health goals.”

Cole believes one of the most powerful ways to ensure patients feel whole is by listening to them and building trusting relationships. Making her patients feel heard and involved in their health care translates to effective symptom management and treatment with long-lasting positive outcomes.

“It truly is an honor to be entrusted with such a position to help patients strengthen one of their most valuable possessions: their health,” Cole shares. “I look forward to making new connections within the AdventHealth Hendersonville colleagues to strengthen the medical community even further, learning and leaning on one another to work as a team to take care of this beautiful community.”

Cole is married with four young children. She enjoys spending time with her family, staying active by running/biking or swimming, and quilting.

AdventHealth Medical Group Cardiology at Medical Office Building is located at 50 Hospital Drive, Suite 3B 2, Hendersonville, NC. To learn more or schedule an appointment visit or call Call828-687-0088.

*A hospital department of AdventHealth Hendersonville.