D. Andy Culbreth, PA-C, FAAPA

D. Andy Culbreth, PA-C, FAAPA

Joint Replacement

Board Certified Physician Assistant

Coastal Region

Wilmington – Shipyard

Andy Culbreth holds a bachelor’s degree in zoology from North Carolina State University and is a graduate from the Wake Forest University, Bowman Gray School of Medicine, Physician Assistant program. He is board certified by the NCCPA and a fellow of the American Association of Physician Assistants. He has practiced in Wilmington as a PA in orthopedics since 1994.

He has a special interest in minimally invasive total hip and knee replacement as well as complex hip and knee revision procedures.

He enjoys hunting, fishing and camping and his involvement with the Boy Scouts of America. Andy and his wife, Judy, have two sons. Andy is currently the physician assistant with Jeremy T. Hines, MD.


  • Undergraduate: North Carolina State University, Zoology
  • Undergraduate: Wake Forest University, Bowman Gray School of Medicine, Physician Assistant Program


  • Board-certified by the NCCPA


  • Distinguished Fellow of the American Academy of Physician Assistants


  • American Academy of Physician Assistants

Specialties & Services

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A New Level Of Orthopedic Care Has Emerged

As our patient, you will benefit from a full range of orthopedic services, specialties and technologies, including physical and hand therapy, advanced imaging services, and urgent care walk-in services providing immediate diagnosis and treatment for urgent orthopedic conditions.