- Phone: (712) 579-9895
Specialties & Experience
General Specialties: Physician Assistant and Urgent Care Medicine
Specialty Focus: Emergency Medicine, Family Practice, Geriatrics, Pediatrics, Woman's Health, Ovarian Cancer cases, Septicemia cases, Missed Fracture cases, Primary care, Hospitalist inpatient care, Urgent care, General surgery, emergency medicine
Education: Master's Degree in Physician Assistant Studies, University of Nebraska Medical Center, College of Medicine; Associate Degree in Nursing , DMACC, Ankeny, IA
Years in Practice: 31
Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs: 5
Practicing Physician Assistant since 1995 with background in nursing. Received nursing degree in 1989 and graduated with Honors with Master's degree in Physician Assistant studies in 1995. Board Certified through the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants since 1995. Employed fulltime as a PA-C in family Practice with coverage in Emergency room, urgent care, inpatient hospital rounds, geriatric nursing home, Post-partum cares and first assist with surgeries/C-section Deliveries. Certified in Advanced Trauma Life Support, Advanced Cardiac Life Support, Pediatric Advanced Life Support, and Neonatal Resuscitation Provider. Instructor for ACLS and PALS. Preceptor for PA students from the University of Nebraska Medical Center, Des Moines Osteopathic School of Medicine, College of St Mary's Physician Assistant Program and the University of Dubuque PA Program. Expert witness as a Physician Assistant as well as case reviewer for greater than 20 years. Have reviewed greaster than 30 cases with both defendant and plaintiff avenues.