Our Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants practice medicine with physician supervision and are licensed by the State of Massachusetts. They are an integral part of every medical and surgical practice. They provide an invaluable service in coordinating pre- and post-operative care of patients, and some assist in surgery.

Lisa Beyer, PA, Spine Service

Lisa Beyer, PA-C - Spine

Lisa's duties include coordinating and triaging care, pre- and post-op care, office visits, pre-operative assessments, and educating patients and their families. She is actively involved in clinical research studies in the Spine Service.

Kathleen Burns, ACNP, Trauma Service

Kathleen Burns, ACNP - Trauma

Kathy cares for orthopedic trauma patients from time of admission throughout their hospital stay. She works closely with the interdisciplinary trauma team to provide comprehensive care and meet the individual needs of patients.

Lisa Capazziello, NP, Pediatric Orthopaedics Service

Lisa Capazziello, NP - Pediatrics

Lisa is a nurse practitioner in the Pediatric Orthopaedics Service.

Anne Fiore, NP, Orthopaedic Oncology Service

Anne Fiore, NP - Oncology

Anne works with the oncology surgeons to support, educate, manage care and navigate patients and families through the health care system. She cares for all patients with primary bone or soft tissue tumors, as well as metastatic disease.

Lorelei Francis, PA-C, Spine, Oncology

Lorelei Francis, PA-C - Spine, Oncology

Lorelei works with Dr. Schwab, seeing spine and oncology patients in clinic and assisting in the OR. She works with patients from diagnosis, through surgery, to post-op follow-up, providing continuity of care throughout treatment.

Erin Hart, NP, Pediatric Orthopaedic Service

Erin Hart, NP - Pediatrics

Erin works with all four pediatric orthopaedic surgeons providing care for all pediatric orthopaedic patients. She also works as an editorial board member for the Orthopaedic Nursing Journal and publishes numerous articles each year.

Sean Hazzard, PA, Sports Medicnie Service

Sean Hazzard, PA - Sports Medicine

Sean is a PA for the Sports Medicine Service. He works with Dr. Peter Asnis caring for patients in the office and operating room, as well as assisting Dr. Asnis with the medical care of assorted professional sports teams.

Ben Hollingsworth, ACNP, Orthopaedic Trauma Service

Ben Hollingsworth, ACNP - Trauma

Ben cares for orthopedic trauma patients from time of admission throughout their hospital stay. He works closely with the interdisciplinary trauma team to provide comprehensive care and meet the individual needs of patients.

Julia Kurker, NP, Foot & Ankle Service

Julia Kurker, NP - Foot & Ankle

Julia works closely with Dr. Johnson in the Foot & Ankle Service. She sees follow-up, pre-operative and post-operative patients with orthopaedic foot and ankle injuries.

Amy Lownds, NP, Spine Service

Amy Lownds, NP - Spine

Amy is a Nurse Practitioner in the Spine Service working with Dr. Pedlow.

Marilyn Maguire, NP, Spine, Hand & Upper Extremity and Sports Medicine Services

Marilyn Maguire, NP - Hand, Spine, Sports Medicine

Marilyn is the inpatient NP for the Hand & Upper Extremity, Spine and Sports Medicine services.

Kendra Margulies, PA, Shoulder Service

Kendra Margulies, PA-C - Shoulder

Kendra works closely with Dr. Holovacs in the Shoulder Service. She sees new, follow-up, pre-operative and post-operative patients with orthopaedic shoulder injuries.

Kayla McKinnon, Foot and Ankle and Sports Medicine Services

Kayla McKinnon, PA-C - Foot & Ankle, Sports Medicine

Kayla works with Dr. George Theodore of the Sports Medicine Service. She sees knee, ankle and foot injuries in the office and assists in the operating room.

Emily Mulla, NP, Hip and Knee Replacement Service

Emily Mulla, NP - Hip & Knee

Emily is the inpatient NP for the Hip & Knee Replacement service. She takes care of patients and families from admission through their hospital course. She has experience in a variety of surgical specialties and settings.

Kayla Quinn, NP, Oncology, Foot and Ankle, Sports Medicine Services

Kayla Quinn, NP - Foot & Ankle, Oncology, Shoulder

Kayla provides inpatient care for the diverse group of patients in the Oncology, Shoulder and Foot & Ankle services. Her critical care experience enables her to manage complex medical and surgical issues.

Deirdre Shea, NP, Sports Medicine Service

Deirdre Shea, NP - Sports Medicine

Deirdre works closely with Dr. Matt Provencher. She sees new and follow-up patients with knee and shoulder injuries and works in our Boston office.

Laura Sumner, NP, Hip & Knee Replacement Service

Laura Sumner, NP - Hip & Knee

Laura works closely with Dr. John Siliski seeing patients with hip and knee issues. She prepares patients for knee surgery and joint replacement surgery (total hip and total knee). She feels it is important to empower patients to be active participants in their recovery.

Lauren Swisher, PA-C, Hip & Knee Replacement Service

Lauren Swisher, PA-C - Hip & Knee

Lauren is an inpatient PA for the Hip & Knee Replacement Service. She closely follows patients throughout their post-op hospital stay. She has experience in both the Orthopaedic Surgery and Emergency Medicine settings.

Carolyn Tolman, NP, Hip & Knee Replacement Service

Carolyn Tolman, NP - Hip & Knee

Carolyn works closely with Dr. John Siliski seeing patients with hip and knee issues. She prepares patients for total hip and total knee replacement surgery. She feels it is important to teach and empower patients to be active participants in their recovery.

Alison Turner, NP, Pediatric Orthopaedic Service

Alison Turner, NP - Pediatrics

Alison works with all four pediatric orthopaedic surgeons providing care. She feels that educating patients and their families is one of the most important elements in providing holistic care and getting patients back to their active lifestyle.

Kristin Wood, NP, Adult Reconstructive Surgery Service

Kristin Wood, NP - Hip & Knee

Kristin works with Drs. Freiberg and Rubash seeing new, follow-up and post-op patients with hip and knee arthritis. She works in the inpatient and outpatient setting, enabling continuity of care, and she serves as a point of contact for patients.