ricky hansen, pa-c
Ricky Hansen, PA-C is excited to be added to the Bone & Joint team and working with Dr. Schwartz. He graduated with Master’s of Science in Physician Assistant Studies with advanced clinical practice in orthopedic surgery from Rush University in December 2018. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Integrative Biology from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in August 2013. He is a member of the American Academy of Physician assistants and Physician Assistants of Orthopedic Surgery and maintains his ACLS and BLS certifications. In his free time, he loves playing guitar, painting, hiking, and traveling. He has special interest for all upper extremity ailments, from acute injuries to chronic conditions, and is dedicated to helping patients back to their desired activities.
brittany eckhoff, pa-c
Brittany Eckhoff PA-C, is our newest member and joined the team at Bone and Joint Specialists in June 2019. She graduated with a Masters of Science in Physician Assistant Studies from Indiana State University in May 2019. She earned her Bachelor of Science from Valparaiso University, double Majoring in Biology & Chemistry in May 2015. She previously worked as an EMT for an emergency service in Fort Wayne, IN. She is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and maintains her ACLS and BLS certifications as well as her EMT-B license. In her free time, Brittany enjoys spending time with her family and dog, and spending time crafting and playing sports. She enjoys working with all kinds of patients to expedite their recovery and get them back to their every day life.