Learn More About Amy Arruda

Master of Science
East Carolina University PA Program
NCCPA Certification December 2015

Bachelor of Science Majoring in Health and Exercise Science
Lenoir-Rhyne University, Hickory, NC May 2013

  • Mrs. Arruda is a certified physician assistant from the physician assistant program at East Carolina University.
  • She spent time working internationally with women in Belize suffering from chronic neck and back pain as well as addressing other health concerns.
  • Mrs. Arruda also has experience in rheumatology helping to manage chronic pain associated with rheumatic diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, and fibromyalgia.

Mrs. Arruda is passionate about helping patients improve their quality of life by reducing their pain to a tolerable level. She strives to help patients set realistic goals and work together to achieve them.

She likes to spend her spare time with her husband, walking or hammocking outside, playing the piano, swimming, and working on various art projects.