Mary Bethune, PAC

Mary E. Bethune, PA-C, is a physician assistant who works in partnership with her patients to find ways to manage chronic pain. She has a special medical interest in alternative and integrative health care, as well as working with women, the under-served and patients from diverse backgrounds.

Mary has a wealth of health care experience, having served as flight nurse in the United States Air Force and as a registered nurse for over 19 years before taking the next step to become a physician assistant. She is a member of the Washington State Academy of Physician Assistants and the American Association of Physician Assistants. She is fluent in English and Spanish.

In her off-hours, Mary enjoys music, dancing and gardening.

Specialties:Pain Medicine/Pain Management
Hospital: • St. Joseph Medical Center, Tacoma
Languages spoken in addition to English :Spanish
Medical School:MEDEX Northwest University of Washington, Seattle, WA


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