Dr. Kate Marshall, MD
Dr. Marshall is double board-certified in Internal Medicine and Geriatric Medicine . She received her medical doctorate from Boston University. She then completed her Internal Medicine training at the University of Pennsylvania Hospital in Philadelphia, PA. UPENN is consistently ranked in the top 10 nationwide for internal medicine residency programs. After becoming board-certified in Internal Medicine, she furthered her education by completing a one year fellowship solely dedicated to geriatric medicine at Carolinas Health Care System Blue Ridge in Morganton, NC.
Experience and Professionalism
Since completing her fellowship in geriatric medicine in Morganton, NC, Dr. Marshall has served as an attending physician and Medical Director at skilled nursing and acute rehabilitation facilities in NC in several counties. She has experience providing primary care services in a clinic setting as well as the nursing home setting. She has developed protocols for diagnosing and managing Covid-19 outbreaks at skilled nursing facilities and is currently volunteering with the Buncombe County Health Department to vaccinate local citizens. Dr. Marshall has implemented quality improvement measures at skilled nursing facilities to promote understanding and discussion of advanced care planning measures and family participation in healthcare decisions of loved ones with dementia.
Physicians Who Care
Dr. Marshall will strive to help you have the highest quality of life possible as well as promote and maintain your independence as long as you are able. Dr. Marshall has particular areas of interest in osteoporosis, maintaining mobility, dementia and brain health optimization, as well as minimizing medication.
Dr. Marshall grew up in New Jersey and enjoys visiting her parents there and spending time at the Jersey Shore. Dr. Marshall is a mother to four beautiful children, who keep her young at heart. Her wonderful husband, Dr. Ryan Marshall, is a plastic and reconstructive surgeon. Dr. Marshall enjoys cooking while listening to podcasts, sharing lively dinners with her family, riding her Peloton, reading, hiking, and spending time at home or around Biltmore Lake with her children, husband, and dog