Meet Our Physician Assistants
ENT Associates of Central PA

Meet the physician assistants who help our specialists provide quality ENT care to Central Pennsylvania:

Meet Our Physician Assistants

Nicole J. Young, MPAS, PA-C

Nicole Young, Physician Assistant to Dr. Howells, is originally from Johnstown, Pennsylvania. She received her undergraduate degree, Bachelor of Science in Health Science, from St. Francis University in 2011. She completed her Master of Physician Assistant Science in 2012 also at St. Francis University. Her interests in the field of Otolaryngology include Middle/Inner Ear issues, Chronic Sinusitis, and Pediatric ENT. Outside of ENT Associates, Nicole enjoys spending time with family, traveling to the beach, hiking, and reading. Nicole lives with her husband, Rodney, and dog Arlo in Altoona.

Leslie A. Krug, PA-C

Leslie Krug, Physician Assistant to Dr. Robert J. Caughey, is originally from Loretto, Pennsylvania. She attended college and graduate school at St. Francis University, also in Loretto. Her interests are general ENT in the Otolaryngology field. In her spare time Leslie enjoys weight training, Spinning, and other outdoor activities. Leslie currently resides with her husband and two sons.

Courtney Chamberlain, PA-C

Courtney Chamberlain, Dr. Kimberly’s Physician Assistant, is originally from Altoona. She earned her Master of Health Science degree with a Certificate in Physician Assistant Studies and Bachelor of Health Science degree both from Lock Haven University. She sees patients in need of General and Pediatric Otolaryngology care and assists with Facial Cosmetics and Plastic Surgery procedures here at our office, she has also assisted in surgeries with Dr. Kimberly. In Courtney’s spare time she enjoys running, reading, shopping, and spending time with family and friends.