Sara is a native of Georgia and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science and Athletic Training from the University of Georgia. She continued her education at Auburn University in Auburn, AL where she earned a Masters of Education degree in Kinesiology and Health Promotions. In 2014 she received a Masters of Medical Science in Physician Assistant Studies from Emory University School of Medicine. Upon graduation, she completed a Pediatric Surgery Fellowship at Texas Children’s Hospital in Houston, TX. After her fellowship, she came to Louisiana to provide patient care alongside the Tulane University Department of Neurosurgery team. She is certified through the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants and is an affiliate member of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons. She specializes in the care of both pediatric and adult neurosurgical patients, and her current practice location is with Tulane’s Neurosurgery practice at East Jefferson General Hospital and Tulane Lakeside Hospital.