Cory Pierson MD

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Biography

Cory grew up in Asheville, NC. He completed his undergraduate degree in psychology at Carson-Newman University. He then pursued a Master’s degree in clinical psychology at Wheaton College, where he also happened to meet his wife Megan in the same program. After a few years of working in neuropsychology, he decided to go back to medical school at East Carolina University, followed by a preliminary medicine year at ECU. His hobbies include spending time with Megan and their goldendoodle Marley, road biking, rock climbing, and video games.

Education

  • Undergraduate: Carson-Newman College
  • Medical School: East Carolina University
  • Preliminary Year: East Carolina University