Family Practice Physician Assistant PA SNF Skilled Nursing Facility Expert Witness

Provides Opinion & Testimony In:

Family Practice Physician Assistant, Family Practice, Physician Assistant, PA, PA, SNF, Skilled Nursing Facility, Work Related Injuries, SNF PA, SNF Physician Assisitant, Medical Training, Minor Office Procedure, Immunizations

Professional Experience

2004-present   Family practice PA with Tri State Medical Group in Iowa and 1998-2003 in Illinois

  • Seventy percent of time spent as sole provider in federally qualifying health professional shortage area
  • Full spectrum of family practice
  • Minor office procedures
  • Care of patients at skilled nursing facilities
  • Industrial and DOT physicals
  • Evaluation and treatment of work related injuries
  • Home visits
  • Preceptor for physician assistant student rotation


1999-2008       Captain in Iowa Army National Guard

  • Certified Combat Lifesaver instructor
  • Supervised immunization clinics for Iowa National Guard soldiers
  • Completed Captains Career Course and Officer Basic Course
  • Deployed to Mississippi to support Hurricane Katrina relief efforts
  • Deployed to Iraq for Operation Iraqi Freedom
  • Provided primary medical care during Annual Training


2003-2004       Army physician assistant during Operation Iraqi Freedom

  • Medical training for soldiers prior to deployment to theater of operations
  • Supervised 10 medics at 21st Combat Support Hospital in Mosul, Iraq
  • Provided primary medical care to U.S. and Coalition soldiers, civilian contractors and enemy combatants
  • Completed Post Deployment Health Assessments for over 500 soldiers
  • Skin biopsy on more than 50 soldiers to evaluate for cutaneous leishmaniais



1998-present                           State of Iowa, Physician Assistant

2000-present                           State of Illinois, Physician Assistant



1998-present                           NCCPA certification 9/1998, recertification 10/2005




1996-1998University of Iowa, Masters of Physician Assistant Studies


1991-1995University of Washington, MSE, Bioengineering


1987-1991                               Texas A&M University, BS, Bioengineering



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