SCL Health Medical Group – Montana Orthopedics

ADVANCED PRACTICE PRACTITIONERS

ADVANCED PRACTICE PRACTITIONERS

MELISSA BLUE, NP

Melissa Blue is a certified Nurse Practitioner (APRN, FNP) works closely with Dr. Nick DiGiovine assisting with surgery and regular office visits.  Melissa helps support the Montana Sports Medicine Program and can be found on the sidelines at Montana Tech, Butte High, and Butte Central football games.

South University, Savannah GA, Masters of Science in Nursing with FNP focus. Graduating December 2016.

Licensed with the State of Montana and Certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.

BROOKE EVANS, NP

Brooke Evans is a certified Nurse Practitioner (APRN, FNP) works closely with Dr. Michael Gallagher to provide the best possible outcomes for their patients during surgery and/or regular clinic hours.

University of Mary, Bismarck, ND, Doctorate of Nursing Practice, Family Nurse Practitioner. Graduating April 2018

Licensed with the State of Montana and Certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.

KATELYN STETZNER, NP

Katelyn Stetzner is a certified Nurse Practitioner (FNP-C), works closely with Dr. Anthony Russo and Nathan Shuttlesworth, PA to provide the best possible care.  She not only assists with Dr. Russo’s office visit patients but has her own clinic office hours to see patients.

Montana State University, Bozeman, MT, Masters of Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner. Graduating May 2016

Licensed with the State of Montana and Certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.

NATHAN SHUTTLESWORTH, PA

Nathan Shuttlesworth is a certified Physician Assistant (PA), works closely with Dr. Anthony Russo during surgery and in conjunction with Katelyn Stetzner, NP during clinic/office visits.

Rocky Mountain College, Masters in Physician Assistant Studies, Billings, MT. Graduating August 2013

Licensed with the State of Montana and Certified by the American Academy of Physician Assistants and National Commission of Certification of Physician Assistants.

GEORGIANNA COON, NP

Georgianna Coon is a certified Nurse Practitioner (APRN, FNP) staffs our orthopedic walk in clinic –OrthoNow – where she works closely with all of our physicians to provide the best care for her patients.  She also does sports physicals for athletes.

Gonzaga University, Spokane, WA, Masters of Science in Nursing. Graduating January 2002 and Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, Post Masters in Acute Care.

Licensed with the State of Montana and Certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, Board Certification in Family Practice and Board Certification in  Acute Care.