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Q&A: “Never say never,” says Christine Edmondson

Recognized by her peers as a hard worker and someone who frequently goes above and beyond for the team, Christine Edmondson provides top-notch patient care as a Certified Medical Assistant here at Blue Ridge. She has been working here for 9 years and describes herself as “fun, loud, and ready for anything.” Keep scrolling for the complete Q&A with Christine.

Q: How long have you been working at Blue Ridge Orthopaedic?

A: 9 years.

Q: What is your job title?

A: Certified Medical Assistant for Dr. Kim.

Q: What does your job entail?

A: Patient care, scheduling injections, and answering a lot of questions

Q: What do you like most about your job?

A: My co-workers.

Q: What is the best career lesson you’ve learned so far?

A: Keep striving toward your goals.

Q: What would you do (for a career) if you weren’t doing this?

A: First mate on a charter boat.

Q: What profession would you definitely NOT like to do?

A: Anything that requires me to be in a room by myself all day.

Q: What county do you live in?

A: Fauquier

Q: What do you like best about your county?

A: My neighbors ( I have lived there since 2003 ). Our kids have grown up together and we are all very close.

Q: What is your favorite local business?

A: Moo Thru

Q: What do you like to do when you aren’t working?

A: Spending time with my grandchildren.

Q: Where’s your favorite place in the world?

A: The beach.

Q: What is your motto or personal mantra?

A: Never say never.

Q: If you could meet anyone in the world, dead or alive, who would it be and why?

A: My great grandmother Elizabeth. She passed before I was born and my grandfather spoke of her often.

Q: Three words to best describe you:

A: Fun, loud, and ready for anything.

Q: What is the one thing you can’t live without?

A: Food

Q: What is the most recent TV show you binge watched?

A: Not much of a binge watcher so the last one was years ago and it was SOA.

Q: What is the best movie of all time?

A: Grease 2. I would watch this over and over with my sister Maggie.

Q: If you could have any superpower what would it be?

A: To turn back time

Q: What is one food that you cannot resist?

A: Turkey Hill Fudge Ripple ice cream

Q: If you could snap your fingers and become an expert in something, what would it be?

A: How to make money grow. I wouldn't be greedy, I would totally share.

Q: What’s the best advice you were ever given?

A: Do it for yourself and no one else.

Q: Are you a dog person or a cat person (or neither)?

A: Either, when they are babies

Blue Ridge Orthopaedic & Spine Center does not endorse any treatments, procedures, or products referenced on this page. The content is provided as an educational service and is not intended to serve as medical advice. Anyone seeking specific orthopaedic advice or assistance should consult a medical professional.

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