Lee Chesnick, APRN, FNP-BC

Education:
MS: Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, MO

BS: Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, MO

Accreditation:
National Association on Orthopedic Nurses, Member

American Nurses Association, Member

Heartland Advanced Practice Nurse Network, Member

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Briana Childers, PA-C

Education:
MS: Health Sciences, Arizona School of Health Sciences, Mesa, AZ

BS: Medical Sciences in Imaging, Grand Canyon University, Phoenix, AZ

Accreditation:
National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA)

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Mitchell Duby, PA-C

Education:

  • MS: Education, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona
  • BS: Exercise, Sports and Science, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona
  • BS: Science as a Physician Assistant, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky
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Julie Fronczek, PA-C

Education:

  • MS: Physician Assistant, University of St. Francis – Albuquerque Campus, Albuquerque, NM
  • BS: Medical Technology, East Central University, Ada, OK

Accreditation:

  • National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA)
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Kimberly J. Gilbertson, PA-C

Education:

  • MS PA: Midwestern University, Glendale, AZ
  • MS: Health Sciences in Physiological Sciences, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
  • BS: Physiology/Chemistry, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

Accreditation:

  • National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA), Diplomate

Affiliation: 

  • American Academy of Physician Assistants
  • Physician Assistants in Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Arizona State Association of Physician Assistants
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Crystal Hamlin, ANP

Education:

  • MS: Nursing AGAC, Walden University, Minneapolis, MN
  • AAS: Nursing, Pima Community College, Tucson, AZ
  • ALA: Pima Community College, Tucson, AZ
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Natalie Hockings, MSN, RN, FNP-C, RNFA

Education:

  • MSN, FNP-C: Nursing – Family Nurse Practitioner, Northern Arizona University – Flagstaff, AZ
  • RN, RNFA: Registered Nurse First Assistant Program, National Institute of First Assisting – Centennial, CO
  • BS: Nursing, Northern Arizona University – Flagstaff, AZ

Accreditation:

  • The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)
  • The Competency and Credentialing Institute
  • American Heart Association, BLS
  • American Heart Association, ACLS
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Jason Humphrey, PA-C

Education:

  • BS: Physician Assistant Sciences, St. Francis College, Loretto, PA

Accreditation:

  • National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA)

Affiliation:

  • American Academy of Physician Assistants
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Amy Irwin, NP

Education:

  • MSN: University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
  • BA: Nursing, College of St. Scholastica, Duluth, MN

Accreditation:

  • American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)
  • Arizona State Board of Nursing
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Ashtyn Kasch, PA-C

Education:

  • MS: Physician Assistant Program, The George Washington University, Washington, DC
  • BS: Biology (Summa Cum Laude), Colorado Christian University, Lakewood, CO

Accreditation:

  • National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA)
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Lauren King, PA-C

Education:

  • MMS: Physician Assistant Studies, Midwestern University, Glendale, AZ
  • BHS: Physiology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

Accreditation:

  • National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA)
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Andrew Knox, PA-C

Education:

  • MSPA: Physician Assistant, Wichita State University – Wichita, KS
  • BS: Athletic Training, Wichita State University – Wichita, KS

Accreditation:

  • The American Academy of Physician Assistants
  • Kansas Academy of Physician Assistants
  • American Heart Association, BLS
  • American Heart Association, ACLS
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Corbie Maibauer, PA-C

Education:

  • PhD: Cancer Biology Interdisciplinary Program, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
  • MS: Physician Assistant, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
  • BS: Molecular & Cellular Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

Accreditation:

  • National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA)
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Kimberly Merrill-McNurlin, PA-C

Education:

  • BS: Physician Assistant Studies, Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • BS: Biology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Accreditation:

  • National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA)
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Mario Munoz, PA-C

Education:

  • Fellowship: Orthopaedic Surgery, San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium – Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland AFB, TX
  • MS: Physician Assistant Studies, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE
  • BS: Physician Assistant Studies, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE

Accreditation:

  • ACLS Certification Institute, Tucson, AZ
  • BLS Certification, ProCPR
  • National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA)
  • Air Force Academy of Physician Assistants
  • American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA)
  • Arizona State Association of Physician Assistants (ASAPA)
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Elizabeth Olarte, PA-C

Education:
MS: Florida International University, Miami, FL

BS: Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL

Accreditation:
National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants

American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA), Member

American Academy of Physician Assistants (ASAPA), Member

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Jonathan Pagano, PA-C

Jonathan Pagano PA-C is a board certified Physician Assistant who works with Dr. Jesse Wild specializing in general orthopedics, minimally invasive joint replacements and fracture care.

Born in Colorado but raised in Naples, Florida, Jonathan competed with the US Olympic national soccer team and eventually earned a Division I soccer scholarship to the University of South Florida.

Prior to moving to Arizona, Jonathan practiced orthopedics and urgent care in Seattle, WA.

He is married and has 1 son and is expecting another boy.  In his spare time he loves to cook, play soccer and spend time with his family.

 

EDUCATION:

  • MMS: Physician Assistant, Nova Southeastern University. Ft. Lauderdale, FL
  • MA: Bioethics & Medical Humanities. University of South Florida. Tampa, FL.
  • BS: Biomedical Sciences. University of South Florida. Tampa, FL.
  • BS: Exercise Science. University of South Florida. Tampa, FL.

ACCREDITATION:

  • The American Academy of Physician Assistants
  • Physician Assistants in Orthopaedic Surgery
  • American Heart Association, ACLS
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Juan Prieto, PA-C, ATC

EDUCATION:

  • MPAS: Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ
  • BS: Athletic Training, University of North Florida, Jacksonville, FL

ACCREDITATION:

  • Board Certified Physician Assistant
  • Board Certified Athletic Trainer 
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Sonrisa Raths, PA-C

Education:

  • MHS: Physician Assistant Program, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC
  • BHS: Physiology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

Accreditation:

  • National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA)
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Nora M. Sanchez, FNP-C

Education:

  • MSN, FNP-C: Nursing – Family Nurse Practitioner, University of Phoenix – Tucson, AZ
  • RNFA: Registered Nurse First Assistant Program, National Institute of First Assisting – Centennial, CO
  • BSN: Nursing, University of Arizona – Tucson, AZ
  • BS: Elementary Education, Northern Arizona University – Flagstaff, AZ

Accreditation:

  • The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)
  • American Heart Association, BLS
  • Southern Arizona Nurse Practitioner Association
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Judy Stannard, PT, PA-C

Education:

  • MSPA: Physician Assistant, M.S. in Health Sciences, Quinnipiac University – Hamden, CT
  • BS: Physical Therapy, University of Connecticut – Storrs, CT

Accreditation:

  • National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA)

Affiliation: 

  • American Academy of Physician Assistants
  • Arizona State Association of Physician Assistants
  • Connecticut Academy of Physician Assistants
  • New England Hand Society
  • New England Shoulder and Elbow Society
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Daniel Trimble, PA-C

Education:

  • MPAS: Puerto Rico Cohort, Chatham University, Pittsburgh, PA
  • BS: Biology, Utah State University, Logan, UT

Accreditation:

  • National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA)
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Brent Walker, PA-C

Education:

  • BHS: Physician Assistant Studies, Wichita State University, Wichita, KS

Accreditation:

  • National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA)
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