Victoria Williams is a certified physician assistant (PA-C) with the Orlando Health Heart and Vascular Institute. She works alongside cardiologists in the general cardiology and electrophysiology departments. Her skills include:
- Evaluating and treating cardiac patients
- Ordering and interpreting medical tests
- Providing patient education
- Prescribing medications
As a cardiology physician assistant, Victoria educates and empowers patients to change their habits to minimize the aftereffects of heart disease.
She decided on a career in healthcare because her grandfather was a physician and she loved listening to his stories. Victoria believes in treating patients the way she would a family member.
Victoria earned a bachelor’s degree in applied physiology and kinesiology from the University of Florida in Gainesville, where she graduated magna cum laude. She received her master’s degree in physician assistant studies from Nova Southeastern University in Fort Myers.
Victoria is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. She is a member of the American Academy of Physician Associates and Florida Academy of Physician Assistants.
Outside of work, Victoria enjoys exercising, being outdoors and spending time with family.