Michelle Gras, PA
About Michelle Gras
Michelle Gras, PA-C has over 15 years of experience in mental health counseling and medicine. She graduated with her Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from the University of Florida in Gainesville, FL. She went on to graduate with her Master of Arts degree in Counselor Education from the University of South Florida in Tampa, FL. She practiced as a mental health counselor for several years in hospice care and bereavement counseling before deciding to further her medical expertise. She attended Emory University in Atlanta, GA and earned her Master of Medical Science degree in Physician Assistant Studies, graduating with high honors.
Michelle’s clinical interests include medical psychiatry, palliative care and crisis intervention. Michelle’s personal philosophy of care is centered around providing unconditional compassionate care to her patients. She believes it is her responsibility to step into the shoes of each patient and understand their beliefs and the obstacles that they face in order to effectively provide the appropriate care for them. She believes that empathy and compassion are integral to the practice of medicine and help foster a trusting patient-provider relationship.