Courtney Douglas-Ledbetter, DMSc, PA-C

Assistant Professor
Physician Assistant Program

    About me

    Dr. Douglas-Ledbetter spent 18 years working in family practice, behavioral health and urgent care prior to joining the PA Program faculty. Special interests include MAT as a Suboxone waivered provider, treatment for patients in rural and underserved communities, access to care for LGBTQ+ patient populations, expansion of virtual health and telemedicine, and political advocacy for physician assistants. She received her Doctor of Medical Science degree from SIU Carbondale.



    Education & training

    Doctorate Degree
    Doctor of Medical Science, SIU Carbondale
    Graduate Degree
    Master of Physician Assistant Studies, University of Nebraska
    Undergraduate Degree
    Bachelor of Science Physician Assistant, SIU Carbondale, IL