About Chad

Chad is a physician assistant and one of the graduates of the inaugural doctorate degree in orthopedic surgery for physician assistants. He served as a family practice PA in the US Army for eight years prior to attending his residency. He enjoys running, fishing, and spending time with his wife of more than 27 years and his children. Although Chad is trained and enjoys all orthopedic surgical conditions, his passion lies in spinal disorders to include the cervical, thoracic, and lumbar spine.

CERTIFICATIONS & EDUCATION

Clinical Focus

General orthopedics

Spinal disorders

Orthopedic Residency

US Army/Texas Tech/Baylor University, El Paso, Texas

Education

Doctorate in Orthopedic Surgery, Baylor University

Masters in Physician Assistant Studies, University of Nebraska Medical Center

Bachelors in Science, University of Nebraska

Professional Association

National Commission and Certification of Physician Assistants

American Academy of Physician Assistants

Physician Assistants in Orthopedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Valley Medical Center, Covington

Valley Medical Center, Renton