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2540 NC Highway 210 E Hampstead, NC 28443

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910-329-9916 (Phone) 910-329-0308 (Fax)

Rachel Pearson



Rachel Pearson


Education and Training:
Master of Physician Assistant Studies, Southern Illinois University-Carbondale
Master’s Degree in Exercise Physiology, Southern Illinois University-Carbondale

Rachel Pearson joined Island Family Medicine in 2020 and has been practicing medicine since obtaining
her Master of Physician Assistant Studies from Southern Illinois University-Carbondale in 2009 and is
passionate about providing comprehensive and compassionate care to patients of all ages.

Rachel was born and raised in the Midwest where she excelled at competitive swimming and enjoyed
summer boating and water sports. She competed competitively as a collegiate division I swimmer at SIU-
C and began her journey into athletic medicine as an Athletic Trainer, while also earning her Master’s
Degree in Exercise Physiology and meeting the love of her life. After graduation she worked in
Orthopedics, Family Medicine and Urgent Care and after several moves through the Midwest and
Tennessee, she moved to North Carolina in 2020 with her husband and two children.

Rachel is actively involved in her local community and enjoys spending time with her family, watching
her children participate in sports, visiting the beach, and practicing Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.
Rachel is committed to providing her patients with the highest quality of care. She is an asset to the
Island Family Medicine team and is dedicated to helping patients achieve their health goals.