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Karly Dawson, PA-C

Karly Dawson, PA-C, MPH

Member of Mammoth Hospital Team Since 2012


Orthopedic Surgery


  • Touro University, Vallejo, California - Public Health
  • Touro University, Vallejo, California - Physician Assistant Studies, Master of Health
  • University of California, Santa Barbara - Sociology and Health and Exercise Science, B.A.

Board Certification

National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants

Orthopedic Surgery- CAQ


Karly Dawson grew up in the Eastern Sierra and is grateful to live and practice in her home community. She earned her bachelor’s degree at UC Santa Barbara, and then attended Touro University- California for her graduate studies. She earned her MSPAS and MPH in 2012. Karly has been a Physician Assistant at Mammoth Hospital for nearly 10 years. She holds a CAQ in Orthopaedic Surgery.

Karly’s main clinical interests include knee pathology and reconstructive surgery. She enjoys assisting in all ortho specialties, especially sports medicine and extremity trauma.She appreciates teaching and precepting students, and is dedicated to helping her patients recover and get back to the sports and activities they love.

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  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Logo
  • Arthoscopy Association of North America Logo
  • American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine Logo
  • Mammoth Orthopedic Institute Logo
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