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Ashley Hunstiger, PA-C

Primary specialties

Emergency Medicine, Physician assistant

Location

712 S Cascade St

Fergus Falls, MN 56537

Facilities

Lake Region Healthcare Hospital

Groups

Lake Region Healthcare

Organization

Lake Region Healthcare

Provider bio

Lake Region Healthcare (LRH) welcomed Ashley Hunstiger, Certified Physician Assistant, to our team of providers in the Emergency Department in 2019.

Ashley received her Masters of Physician Assistant Studies from Rocky Mountain College in Billings, MT and her undergraduate degree in Kinesiology from the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis.

She has served as a Patient Care Extender in Pediatrics at CentraCare Health in St. Cloud, MN in addition to her clinical rotation work at sites including the Community Behavioral Health Hospital in Annandale, Partners OBGYN in Maplewood, Park Nicollet in Lakeville, North Memorial in Elk River and at Gulf Coast Medical Center in Fort Myers, FL.

Ashley holds certifications including Basic Life Support, Advanced Cardiac Life Support, and Pediatric Advanced Life Support. She is a student member of the both the Minnesota and American Academy of Physician Assistants.

Ashley said she chose to practice at LRH because “having grown up in rural Minnesota, I am passionate in providing exceptional, patient-centered, accessible healthcare to rural communities. Upon meeting the employees of LRH, I could easily see that our passions align.” She added, “I have childhood ties to the lakes region, and I am excited to return to provide medical care to a region I love.”

She has a particular interest inthe fast-pace, high acuity medicine of the emergency department , and having the opportunity through working in Emergency Medicine to have an impact on patients and their families during a difficult day.

Outside of work she enjoys all things outdoors including hiking, fishing, boating, and camping. She also likes cooking, yoga, and spending time with family and friends.