Deborah Prouse, PA-C, ATC

Deborah Prouse, PA-C, ATC

General Orthopedics

Board Certified Physician Assistant

Triangle Region

Deborah was born and raised in Southern California. She earned her bachelor’s degree in Sports Medicine from Pepperdine University in beautiful Malibu, California where she was a 4 year Division 1 letter winner on the women’s soccer team. She earned a master’s degree in Exercise Science from California University of Pennsylvania and for many years worked as a Certified Athletic Trainer for both Pepperdine University and the United States Soccer Federation.
Deborah then went on to further her education and earned her Masters of Physician Assistant Practice from Campbell University. Since becoming a physician assistant she has worked in both emergency medicine as well as orthopaedic surgery.
Deborah is a nationally board- certified physician assistant.


  • Undergraduate: Pepperdine University, Bachelor of Science in Sports Medicine – Malibu, CA
  • Graduate: 
    • California University of Pennsylvania, Master of Science in Exercise Science – California, PA
    • Campbell University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Master of Physician Assistant Practice – Buies Creek, NC


  • Board Certifications: Physician Assistant Certification – NCCPA
  • Board of Certification: Certified Athletic Trainer

Specialties & Services

They treat you with respect take the time to understand what your needs are and work toward that gold of fixing the problem. Very professional in everything they do I love going there for treatment can't say that about many healthcare systems. I recommend EmergeOrtho to everyone I see.

Ronnie W


EmergeOrtho is full of wonderful doctors! They make sure they go over every little thing and explain stuff so that you understand. I have 4 different doctors here and have been pleased with them all.

Michelle M


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.