Our Team

Our skilled providers have specialized training in managing your condition. Let our experience help you reach your goal.

Mid-America Orthopedics sets the standard for extraordinary performance. With a highly selective recruiting and staffing regimen, we assemble the best talent in the region. By placing our dedicated team in their positions of strength, they are better empowered to deliver more passionate care. The result is a consistent, premier experience for each patient.

We believe our commitment to unsurpassed patient care is our core difference. Our highest priority is to continually improve service to our patients. We strive for high patient satisfaction and unparalleled performance.

We are proud to serve our patients with a dynamic and uniquely skilled team of physicians, surgeons, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, physical therapists, and support staff. You can expect only the strongest medical experience and training as we unite to return you to a life in forward motion. We invite you to get acquainted with our team leaders.

Meet the Team


MAO Founder & Orthopedic Surgery

Dr. Pat Do


Orthopedic Surgery & Sports Medicine

Dr. Ryan Livermore


Knee & Hip Replacement

Dr. Benjamin Young


Occupational Medicine

Dr. David Hufford



Dr. John Babb


Orthopedic Surgery & Sports Medicine

Dr. Justin Strickland


Knee & Hip Replacement

Dr. Tarun Bhargava


Foot & Ankle Surgery

Dr. Jon Morgan

physician assistant

John McCaig

physician assistant

Kent Hoffman

nurse practitioner

Tammy Harper

nurse practitoner

Jared Friesen

physician assistant

Rachelle Jesseph

nurse practitoner

Pamela Fruechting

physician assistant

Tenille Schwanke

physician assistant

Brian Zerger

physician assistant

Mark Vail

physician assistant

Codie Armstead

physician assistant

April Ehret