Kaitlen is a Physician Assistant (PA-C) at the University of Washington Medical Center and Northwest Hospital. She works for the department of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine within the subspecialty of hand, wrist and elbow surgery.
Kaitlen earned her Bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences at San Diego Christian College, and her Master’s degree in Physician Assistant Studies at Western University of Health Sciences. She is certified by NCCPA , and has active licenses in Washington and California.
Kaitlen believes that the academic environment offers a unique opportunity to meet the needs of patients through a specialized team of individuals. As a Physician Assistant within the orthopaedic department, she is eager to help patients to return to a better quality of life through treatment. She finds it fulfilling to watch patients recover, and return to the activities they enjoy the most.
In her spare time, Kaitlen enjoys volleyball, running, hiking, spending time with family and friends
Education and Training
Western University of Health Sciences
Medical Education, 2015
Physician Assistant, 2015, National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistant