Stephanie is a board certified Physician Assistant with over 18 years of experience in orthopedic surgery. She has served as a surgical assistant and clinical provider treating all orthopedic injuries and conditions. She has worked with physicians providing care to the shoulder, knee, hip, spine and sports injuries. Born and raised in Fort Worth, Texas, Stephanie graduated Summa Cum Laude with a bachelor’s degree in psychology at Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches, Texas. She then went on to earn her Masters of Physician Assistant studies at the University Of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth, Texas where she remained on the Dean’s List all three years and received the Top Surgical Physician Assistant award. Stephanie is an adjunct clinical instructor at the University Of North Texas Health Science Center and named Outstanding Preceptor in 2012. She currently works side by side with esteemed shoulder surgeon Keith Watson and has so for over 8 years.