Kevin Wiersum, MPAS, PA-C

Kevin Wiersum, MPAS, PA-C Kevin graduated from Grand Valley State University in 2000 with a BS in Health Science. He later received his Masters in Physician Assistant Studies three years later at the same university and has worked at Orthopaedic Associates of Michigan ever since. Kevin has an extensive background in spine trauma coverage and [...]

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Matthew Weigle, PA-C

Matthew Weigle, PA-C Matthew has been born and raised in West Michigan. He received his BA in Biology from Hope College in 1989 before he graduated from Western Michigan University in 1995 with a BS in Medicine. He later got his Masters of Physician Assistant Studies from the University of Nebraska in 1999. He has [...]

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Kenneth Waterson, PA-C

Kenneth Waterson, PA-C Kenneth graduated with a BA in Chemistry from Hope College in 2007, before attending Central Michigan University for his Masters in Physician Assistant Studies in 2010. He holds certificates and memberships in Advance Cardiac Life Support, Basic Life Support, American Academy of Physician Assistants and Michigan Academy of Physician Assistants. Make an [...]

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Kevin Vardon, PA-C

Kevin Vardon, PA-C Kevin is a Michigan resident that graduated from Central Michigan University in 2002 with a double major in Health Fitness/Preventative Rehabilitation and Psychology. He then went back to Central to get his Masters of Science in Physician Assistants Studies. He has worked as a PA since 2006 in orthopaedic surgery and sports [...]

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Laura Stevenson, PA-C

Laura Stevenson, PA-C Laura graduated from Saint Mary's College with a BS in Biology in 2013. She subsequently attended Midwestern University and received a Masters of Medical Science in Physician Assistant Studies in 2015. She finished her clinical training at Orthopaedic Associates of Michigan and has been a part of the spine [...]

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Valeri Rusco, PA-C

Valeri Rusco, PA-C Valeri earned her BS in Health Science from Grand Valley State University in 2003. She then graduated from Western Michigan University in 2006 with her Masters in Physician Assistants Studies. Valeri has experience in sports medicine, general medicine and pediatrics medicine. She is also certified by the National Commission [...]

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Matthew Ricci, PA-C

Matthew Ricci, PA-C Matthew graduated from Grand Valley University in 1998 with a BS in Nursing. He then finished his education at Grand Valley in 2001 with a Masters in Physician Assistant Studies. Matthew is certified by National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants and holds other certifications in Basic Life Support and [...]

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Joseph (Nate) Pigorsh, PA-C

Joseph (Nate) Pigorsh, PA-C Nate graduated from Grand Valley State University in 1999 before he graduated with a Master’s in Physician Assistant Studies from Western Michigan University in 2001. Nate has worked as a PA since then, joining Orthopaedic Associates of Michigan’s Total Joint and Sports Medicine Center. He is certified in Basic Life [...]

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Michael Parniske, PA-C

Michael Parniske, PA-C Michael graduated from Grand Valley State University in 2001 with a BS in Health Science before continuing his education at Grand Valley State University in 2004 and acquiring his Masters in Physician Assistant Studies. He has over 10 years’ experience in the spine trauma field at Orthopaedic Associates of Michigan. Michael is [...]

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Patrick O’Connor, PA-C

Patrick O'Connor, PA-CPatrick graduated from Bemidji State University in 1998, and then got his Masters of Science in Medicine from Western Michigan University in 2004. While attending Bemidji State University, Patrick was a student athlete who was part of the 3.0 GPA club and was also on the Dean’s List.  He has been an active member [...]

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