Braedon Haertling, PA-C is a Physician Assistant with a background in kinesiology. He is able to provide Orthopaedic assessments, treatment, follow-up care, education for patients, and assist in surgery.
Braedon graduated from the University of Kentucky with a Masters of Medical Science in Physician Assistant Studies in June 2019. He belongs to the American Academy of Physician Assistants [AAPA] and the Illinois Academy of Physician Assistants [IAPA]. During his studies at UK, he was chosen for the Deans’ Interprofessional Honors Colloquium.
Braedon received his undergraduate degree at Southern Illinois University - Edwardsville where he received a Bachelors of Science in Kinesiology and was nominated as Outstanding Student in the Department of Allied Health.
A Physician Assistant (PA) is a healthcare professional who is trained to practice medicine as part of a team with a physician. Physician Assistants are concerned with preventing and treating human illness and injury by providing a broad range of health care services that are traditionally performed by a physician. Physician Assistants conduct physical exams, diagnose and treat illnesses, order and interpret tests, prescribe medications, counsel on preventative health care and may assist in surgery.