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Iredell Physician Network Welcomes New Physician Assistant to Pellegrino Family Medicine


Iredell Health System, in partnership with the Iredell Physician Network, is pleased to announce the addition of Lori Sumner, PA-C, to Pellegrino Family Medicine in Mooresville.

Sumner, who has 23 years’ experience in primary and acute care medicine, began seeing patients at the 544 Brawley School Road location in February. She graduated from Saint Francis University in Pennsylvania with a Bachelor of Science as a Physician Assistant, and is currently working on obtaining her Master’s Degree in Health Sciences. Most recently, she worked for Piedmont HealthCare in an urgent care setting.

She is Board Certified with the National Commission on the Certification of Physicians Assistants. She is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants, as well as the North Carolina Academy of Physician Assistants.

“I am excited to rejoin Dr. [Yvette-Marie] Pellegrino in her new practice and look forward to promoting a shared vision of preventative healthcare and wellness in the Mooresville community,” Sumner said.

In her spare time, Sumner, who has called Mooresville home for the past 15 years, enjoys spending time with her husband Mark and their three sons – Matthew, 15; Michael, 14; and Tyler, 10. She also enjoys running, yoga, cooking, and spending time with her family and friends on Lake Norman.

Sumner sees patients of all ages. To schedule an appointment, please call 704.360.9299. Her office is located at 544 Brawley School Road, Mooresville, NC.

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