Sydney Johnstone, PA-C

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Sydney Johnstone, PA-C

Personal Biography:

Sydney is a certified physician assistant who provides evaluation, case management and patient care before, during and after surgery. She specializes in upper extremity orthopedics.

Sydney received a bachelor’s degree from Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond and completed her physician assistant program at the University of Washington in Seattle.

She has more than 27 years experience working in medicine. She was a medical service specialist in the United States Air Force and the Virginia Air Guard. Before becoming a physician assistant, she worked as a surgical assistant and technologist. She is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants.

In her free time, Sydney enjoys gourmet cooking while trying out new-found ethnic recipes.  She loves living in the Pacific Northwest, but also enjoys travelling and exploring new places. Sydney serves in her local community and is an active member in her church ministry and missions.

Medical Education and Training:

Bachelor's degree: Virginia Commonwealth University
Physician assistant degree: University of Washington



  • Hand and Upper Extremity
    A specialty which focuses on the treatment congenital defects or injuries affecting the hand and upper extremity such as hand, wrist and elbow. This specialty consists of surgeons and rehabilitation therapists who have received special training to treat the hand and upper extremity.
  • Orthopedics
    Orthopedics is the medical specialty that treats deformities or functional impairments of the bones and joints and associated muscles and ligaments. Orthopedic surgeons use both surgical and non-surgical means to treat musculoskeletal trauma, sports injuries, degenerative diseases, infections, tumors and congenital conditions. More details...