Lauren Gray


Lauren is a board-certified Physician Assistant. She received her undergraduate degree at St. Norbert College, where she studied biomedical sciences and Spanish language. She then completed her Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies at Des Moines University. Lauren is passionate about providing culturally competent and equitable care for patients of various backgrounds. Lauren recognizes the importance of educating her patients so that they receive informed care and are able to feel empowered in their journey toward wellness. Lauren practices a holistic and evidence-based approach and works with her patients to achieve overall well-being in all domains of their lives. Lauren enjoys serving the Ames community at Walnut Creek Psychiatry. 

Education, Certifications, and Training:

  • Des Moines University, Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies
  • St. Norbert College, Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Sciences and Spanish Language