Nicole M. Fava, PA-C, ATC
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
- Emory University, Atlanta GA
Master of Medical Science in Physician Assistant
Graduated with Honors
- The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC
Master of Arts in Exercise and Sport Science with a concentration in Athletic Training
- Ithaca College, Ithaca, NY
Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science and Athletic Training
About the Provider
Committed to excellence in orthopedics, sports medicine, and patient care, Nicole Fava, M.M.Sc, PA-C, ATC, joined Sports Medicine Specialists of Charleston. She works with Marc Haro, M.D., and brings a unique blend of experience to the Lowcountry. She previously worked as a physician assistant in Asheville, North Carolina.
Prior to becoming a physician assistant, Nicole was an athletic trainer at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. For more than 10 years, she helped keep their elite national championship women’s soccer team and women’s rowing team strong and healthy. She also worked with a regional girl’s soccer Olympic development program.
Nicole conducts new, follow-up, pre and post-operative patient evaluations, ordering and interpreting diagnostic testing, performing intra articular injections, PRP injections, developing treatment plans, and assists Dr. Haro in surgery and inpatient follow up.