About Ellen Cassidy, PA-C

Ellen Cassidy, PA-C, received her Bachelor of Science in Human and Health Sciences from James Madison University, while also completing minors in Biology and Public Health Education. She received her Masters of Physician Assistant Studies from Clarkson University, where she completed a spectrum of coursework among diverse medical specialties. Prior to pursuing her Physician Assistant certification, Ellen worked as Medical Assistant in both Dermatology and Orthopedics.

Ellen is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants, and a former president of the Clarkson Physician Assistant Student Society. She holds certifications in Basic Life Support (BLS), Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) from the American Heart Association.

Ellen is currently welcoming new patients and referrals.


Bachelor of Science, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA

Graduate School
Master of Physician Assistant Studies, Clarkson University, Potsdam, NY

Certifications & Memberships

Basic Life Support (BLS)
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)




Physician Assistant

Office Locations

Richmond Surgical
8921 Three Chopt Rd
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23229
Phone: (804) 285-9416
Fax: (804) 285-9461

Office Hours

Mon - Fri: 8:30am - 5:00pm