Meredith Thibodeaux grew up in Bossier City, LA. She obtained her undergraduate degree in Biology at LSU Shreveport. For three years after graduation, she worked as an intraoperative neuromonitoring technician in Shreveport. In 2013 she graduated from LSU Health in Shreveport with her Masters of Physician Assistant Studies program, where she received the “Compassionate Caregiver” award. After a brief stint in family medicine, she found her niche as an orthopaedic PA in early 2014. Since, she has strived to improve the quality of life of all her patients by listening to their concerns and tailoring their treatment plans according to their goals. She may not have been much of an athlete, but she enjoys the process of diagnosis and treatment for orthopaedic injuries and ailments. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her baby boy, Jasper, and husband, Jared. She enjoys reading, picnics, singing and listening to music, hiking, and all things chocolate.