Allison Kos, PA-C graduated from Oregon State University in 1999. She then received her Masters Degree in Physician Assistant Studies from Quinnipiac University in Hamden, Connecticut in 2002. Upon graduating she returned to her hometown of Portland, Oregon where she started her career in cardiothoracic surgery.
Allison is proficient in endoscopic vein harvesting and assisting in robotic surgeries. She maintains certification in BLS and ACLS.
She has been involved in the development of two start-up cardiothoracic surgical programs, including the program at Adventist Health.
Outside of the hospital, Allison enjoys running road races, crafts, skiing, reading, traveling and spending time with her husband and three children.