Physician Assistant, Julia Bates Joins Carris Health Wound Care Team

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Author: Staff

Physician Assistant, Julia Bates, joined the Wound Care team at Carris Health - Rice Memorial Hospital this month.

She earned her bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science from Minnesota State University, Mankato. She went on for her Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies from Western University of Health Sciences, Pomona, CA. She also has subspecialty training in vascular surgery, wound care and orthopedics.

Julia has been working in Vascular Surgery and Wound Care for the past two years in Duluth. She has special interest in arterial and venous ulcers, diabetic foot ulcers, and trauma induced wounds. Julia believes that Wound Care is comprehensive and takes a holistic approach with regards to management and treatment. Julia also has an interest in preventive medicine which plays a large role in recurrent and chronic wounds.

Julia is originally from Parkers Prairie, Minn. and enjoys running, hiking and spending time with her family. Her spouse is General Surgeon, Dr. Tyler Goettl. Together they are parents to three young children. She is excited to join Carris Health and the community.