Specialty Cardiology Language(s) Spoken English Joined Kelsey-Seybold November 2017 Accepting New Patients? Yes BiographyProfessional BackgroundAmy Caruso is a Physician Assistant to Dr. Ali Mortazavi and cares for patients at our Main Campus. After earning a Bachelor of Science degree in Clinical Laboratory Science from Northeast Louisiana University in Monroe, La. (renamed University of Louisiana at Monroe) in 1999, Amy completed a Bachelor of Science degree in Physician Assistant Studies from Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge in 2003. After completing her education, she was a Physician Assistant at Ark-La-Tex Cardiology, APMC in Shreveport, La. from 2003-2010. She then joined Willis Knighton Neurology Clinic in Bossier City, La. as a Physician Assistant from 2011-2014. She also worked as a Physician Assistant at Dr. Ilyas Munshi, Neurological Surgery in Lafayette, La. from 2014-2017. Amy joined Kelsey-Seybold in November 2017. She is certified by the National Commission on Certification for Physician Assistants. Professional AssociationsAmy is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and the Louisiana Academy of Physician Assistants. Hobbies and InterestsAmy enjoys reading, trying new restaurants, and spending time with family. Fun FactsThe best advice Amy ever received was, “Each new day is a new beginning. Be kind and love others.” Her guilty pleasure is chocolate.