The surgeons of Orthopedic Specialists have combined their training and experience to treat a multitude of orthopedic conditions and injuries for patients in Fort Dodge, Belmond, Clarion, and Humboldt. Our three specialists are renowned for their work in virtually every orthopedic subspecialty, including spine care, sports medicine, total joint replacement & revision surgery, trauma, and physical therapy services. With compassion and expertise, Orthopedic Specialists’ surgeons are dedicated to providing you with the progressive, individualized care that you deserve.
Kristina Johnson, PA-C
Assists Drs. Li, Palit, and Kakade in performing surgical and nonsurgical procedures for the spine, shoulder, elbow, hand, hip, and knee
National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
Otterbein University in Westerville, OH (undergraduate), Seton Hall University in South Orange, NJ (medical)
Enjoys playing softball, watching college athletics, and cooking
Serves as a team physician assistant for Iowa Central Community College’s football team