Capital Region Special Surgery medical office Albany, NY

A multi-disciplinary practice dedicated to state-of-the-art care.

Medical specialists Albany New York

Joy Black, RPA-C

Joy has a Bachelor of Science in Biology/Pre-Med from The University of Vermont. She continued her education by attending the Albany Medical College Physician Assistant Program.  Joy has been a Physician Assistant since 1994 in the Capital Region in several surgical specialties.

She is a question writer for the PA board exam given by the NCCPA who regulates the certification of PA’s in the US.

Joy grew up in Burlington, VT and is a dressage enthusiast and a USDFL graduate.

She is also a  question writer for “Dressage 4 kids” founded by 2 time Olympian Lendon Gray.



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