John Cardwell


Physician Assistant


Lynchburg Office



John was born and raised in Lynchburg, Virginia. He is a graduate of E.C. Glass High School class of 1976. After high school, John worked for several years with local motorcycle dealerships. He later went to Lynchburg College, graduating with a B.S. in Biology in 1993. While there, he ran 4 years of Cross Country, Indoor Track and Outdoor Track. He earned All-American honors in Cross Country his final season. He was named to the Lynchburg College Sports Hall of Fame in 2003 and 2015. John is the proud father of one daughter, a high school chemistry and biology teacher.

Training & Education

Graduate School

College of Health Sciences (Radford University Carillion)

Undergraduate School

Lynchburg College

Certifications, Awards & More

Board Certifications
  • National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA)
Professional/Hospital Associations
  • Centra Health
  • Fresenius Kidney Care
  • Davita Kidney Care