North Oaks welcomes new physician assistant _lowres

James 'Randy' Herrin

James “Randy” Herrin, of Denham Springs, has joined North Oaks Physician Group as a certified physician assistant with North Oaks Orthopaedic Specialty Center in Livingston.

Herrin provides care for patients with arthritis pain, fractures of all types, muscle and joint injuries, nerve-related pain, bursitis and tendonitis, a news release said.

He earned a bachelor’s degree in medicine through the Physician Assistant Program of LSU Health Sciences Center in Shreveport and is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants.