Penny L. Mitchell, FNP-BC

Penny L. Mitchell, FNP-BC

Interventional Pain Management

Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner

Foothills Region


Penny Mitchell earned her bachelor’s degree in nursing from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1991 and a master’s degree as a family nurse practitioner also from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1999. She has worked in pain management since 2000. She is certified in Controlled Substance Management.

Penny is nationally board certified Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP-BC) and has worked with EmergeOrtho since February 2017.

Penny grew up in Hiddenite, North Carolina, and she continues to live in Alexander County.


  • Undergraduate: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Graduate: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

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.