Southern Oregon Orthopedics

Staff

Noah Keegan, PA-C

Noah Keegan, PA-C

Noah Keegan, PA-C

Noah collaborates with Dr. Patrick Denard, focusing on shoulder related injuries.

Noah is a new resident of Oregon and hails from central Maine. He joined the practice in April of 2013. Noah completed his training at the University of Utah’s Physician Assistant Program and has a Master of Physician Assistant Studies. He completed his undergraduate studies at Boston University. Noah is a Certified Member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants.

In addition to his position at Southern Oregon Orthopedics, Noah enjoys running, hiking, woodworking, welding and glass blowing.


Candace P

Lindsey C

Candace P

LPN

Candace is Dr. Denard's nurse and coordinates his clinic and surgery scheduling. Candace joined the practice in October 2014. She received her Practical Nursing license at Pioneer Pacific College. Previously that she worked as a CNA for 4 years. In addition to working at Southern Oregon Orthopedics, Candace enjoys camping, floating the Rogue River and spending time with her daughter and family.


Melissa P

Lindsey C

Melissa P

MA

Melissa works in clinic with Dr. Denard as a medical assistant. She joined the practice in March 2014. Melissa became a Certified Medical Assistant in June 2014 through Pioneer Pacific College. Previously she was trained as an Emergency Medical Technician and studied Allied Health Nursing through the U.S. Air Force for 4 years. She then worked for 3 years as a medical assistant with a local specialist before joining us.

In addition to working at Southern Oregon Orthopedics, Melissa enjoys painting, hiking, camping, and traveling the world with her husband and 2 children.


Lindsey C

Lindsey C

Lindsey C

Research coordinator

Lindsey is Dr. Denard's research coordinator. She joined his practice in October of 2014. She completed her undergraduate work at Southern Oregon University and has her Master's in Health, Nutrition, and Exercise Science. In addition to working, Lindsey devotes the majority of her time to her husband and 4 boys.