Practice Philosophy:

I believe in shared decision making. My goal is to not only understand our patients’ orthopaedic problems, but also to understand their personal goals and priorities.Together, we can develop a treatment plan that best suits your situation.

Work Experience:

Rocky Mountain Orthopaedic Associates, Inc.,
2000 – present


Midwestern University, Downers Grover, IL
Masters of Medical Science and Physicians Assistant Studies,
Physician Assistant, 2000

Calvin College, Grand Rapids, MI
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, 1995


National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants with special recognition in Surgery, 2000 – present


Alpine Skiing: Alumni Member of The National Ski Patrol
Endurance Sports: Two time Ironman finisher