As a sports medicine and orthopedic surgery physician assistant, I enjoy helping people return to a pain free and active lifestyle. I treat patients with orthopedic injuries to the shoulder, knee and elbow. I believe in empowering patients to make informed decisions regarding the best treatment options for their condition.
I was previously a student athletic trainer at The Ohio State University, helping our athletes return to their sport. The best part about working here at Ohio State are the people – my colleagues and our patient population who are motivated to get back in the "game".
When I’m not working, I enjoy spending time with my family, jogging, golfing with my husband and watching my children’s sporting events.
- Assistant coordinator of sports medicine at Oklahoma State University, 1993 – 1997
- Graduate Assistant and athletic trainer at Louisiana State University, 1993
- I work with experts in the field of sports medicine, assisting with research, surgery and developing post-operative protocols
Procedures and Conditions I Treat
- Sports Medicine
- Osteoarthritis, Knee
- Menisci, Tibial
- Knee Injuries
- Rotator Cuff
Education and Training
Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA
8/1/1992 - 12/17/1993
South University, Savannah, GA
4/1/1998 - 6/1/2000
National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
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