Highly Qualified Orthopedic PA-C Physician Assistants

At Advanced Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, our Physician Assistant's are an integral part of our practice. An Orthopedic PA-C is a licensed health care professional trained to assist the physician in all medical settings. Our PA-Cs see patients in clinic, first assist in the operating room, perform procedures such as injections and aspirations, diagnose and manage the care of patients in both the clinical and hospital settings.

Meet our Physician Assistants!

Megan Bichsel, PAMegan Bichsel, PA

Physician Assistant

Megan Bichsel has a B.S. in Health Sciences and a B.S. in Medical Technology from the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia. She went on to Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine to earn her M.S. in Physician Assistant Studies in 2008. Following P.A. school, she joined Advanced Orthopedics and has worked with our surgeons in all specialty areas. Megan is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants. In her spare time Megan is a competitive swimmer with a local U. S. Masters Swimming program, enjoys live music, and is currently training for her first triathlon.


Mia Pierro, PAMia Pierro, PA

Physician Assistant

Mia Pierro is a Physician Assistant in our group that works most frequently with Dr. Trainor. She sees patients in clinic, performs clinical procedures such as injections and aspirations, does hospital rounds, and first assists in the operating room with our surgeons.

She received her Master’s in Physician Assistant Studies from Touro University Nevada. Prior to this she obtained her undergraduate degree in Athletic Training from Chapman University in Orange, California. While attending Chapman, she was a Divisional Independent Soccer Collegiate Athlete.

Mia has lived in Las Vegas since the age of 2. She has deep roots in the Las Vegas Valley and is excited to be part of the AOSM team.


Brittany Hough, PABrittany Hough, PA

Physician Assistant

Brittany Hough is a Physician Assistant in our group that works most frequently with Dr. Yee. She sees patients in clinic, performs clinical procedures such as injections, does hospital rounds, and first assists in the operating room with our surgeons.

She received her Master’s in Physician Assistant Studies from Touro University Nevada. Prior to this she got her undergraduate degree from The University of Notre Dame where she was a Division I Lacrosse Collegiate Athlete. During her senior year her team made the Final Four in the Women’s Lacrosse National Championship.

She has always had a passion for athletics and medicine resulting in Orthopedics being the perfect fit for her in her career. She absolutely loves being part of the AOSM team.

She and her husband relocated to Henderson, Nevada from their home town of Annapolis, Maryland. In her personal life she enjoys spending time with her husband and their two dogs on numerous outdoor adventures including backpacking, hiking, trips to the lake, and snowboarding. She also enjoys painting, playing soccer, competing in races, and doing Pilates & Yoga.


Lynne Kato, PALynne Kato, PA

Physician Assistant

Lynne Kato is a Physician Assistant in our group that works most frequently with Dr. Timothy Trainor. She sees patients in the clinic, performs clinical procedures such as injections and aspirations, does hospital rounds, and first assists in the operating room with our surgeons.

She received her Master’s in Physician Assistant Studies from Touro University Nevada. Prior to this she obtained her undergraduate degree in Biology and Master of Science degree in Clinical Anatomy from Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska. While attending Creighton, she enjoyed playing intramural sports such as soccer, basketball, and flag football.

She and her fiancé relocated to Las Vegas, NV from from their home town of Honolulu, Hawaii. In her spare time Lynne enjoys spending time with her fiancé and their two dogs. She also enjoys playing indoor soccer, hiking, and watching movies.


Tiffany Teepen, PATiffany Teepen, PA

Physician Assistant

Tiffany Teepen is a Physician Assistant in our group that works most frequently with Dr. Yee. She sees patients in clinic, performs clinical procedures such as injections, does hospital rounds, and first assists in the operating room with our surgeons.
She received her Master’s Degree in Physician Assistant Studies from Touro University Nevada. Prior to this she studied at North Dakota State University and received her Master’s in Athletic Training. She was the Head Athletic Trainer at a high school here in the valley for three years before attending PA school. Her previous career is how she first became acquainted with our physicians at AOSM and what contributes to her passion for sports medicine.

In her spare time, Tiffany enjoys traveling, hiking, and camping with her husband and their two dogs.


Karla Bee, PA-CKarla Bee, PA-C

Physician Assistant

Karla is a long time Nevada resident with a B.A in Integrative Physiology form CU Boulder, a Master's in Public Health from Nevada and a Master’s in Physician Assistant Studies from Touro University Nevada.

She is an avid soccer player, and thanks to Dr. Nick Liu who reconstructed her ACL, she continues to enjoy hiking, skiing and working out. She works most closely with Dr. Liu treating patients in clinic and assisting in surgery.

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