Karen B. Hood, PA-C

Karen B. Hood, PA-C

General Orthopedics

Triangle Region

Triangle Surgery Center

Karen Hood was a double major in both biology and communications at Charleston Southern University. She continued her education to earn her master’s degree in medicine and physician assistant studies at Trevecca Nazarene University.

She’s a member of several professional organizations including: the American Academy of Physician Assistants, the South Carolina Academy of Physician Assistants, and the Physician Assistants in Orthopedic Surgery. She’s board certified by the National Commissions on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA).


  • Undergraduate: Charleston Southern University
  • Graduate: Trevecca Nazarene University


  • American Academy of Physician Assistants
  • South Carolina Academy of Physician Assistants
  • Physician Assistants in Orthopedic Surgery
  • National Commissions on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA)

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.