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Leigh Shepard, PA-C

Leigh Shepard Profile

Originally from the Central New York region, Leigh settled in the Adirondacks after graduating from the University of Florida in 2003. She later decided to pursue a career as a Physician Assistant graduating with a Master of Science degree in Physician Assistant Studies at Albany Medical College in 2012. She has been practicing in orthopedics ever since.


She is board certified by the NCCPA and is a member of Physician Assistants in Orthopedic Surgery (PAOS). She currently assists Dr. O’Connor both in the operating room as well as in the office.

When not at work, Leigh stays busy with her husband and three boys enjoying the Lake George area hiking, golfing and horseback riding.


  • Education

    Bachelors Degree, University of Florida, 2003

  • Education

    Masters Degree, Albany Medical College PA Program, 2012

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