Amy Hitshew is a certified physician assistant (P.A.-C.) who joined Flagstaff Bone & Joint in 2022 after relocating to Arizona from Lander, Wyoming. Amy has over 20 years of experience in the healthcare field.
Before joining Flagstaff Bone & Joint, she cared for patients as a physician assistant in orthopaedics, primary care, and psychiatry. Amy spent nine years treating patients as a registered nurse (RN) and first assistant (RNFA) before earning her degree in physician assistant studies. She helps run our same-day access program, where patients can make a same-day appointment or simply walk in.
Amy cares for patients with orthopaedic injuries and conditions, including acute or chronic bone and joint injuries, back and neck pain, osteoarthritis, and sports-related injuries. She obtained her Bachelor of Science degree in nursing from the University of Wyoming in Laramie. She then completed her physician assistant studies master’s degree at the University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences in Grand Forks.
Amy grew up on a ranch in Wyoming, where she learned her stellar work ethic. During her free time, Amy enjoys the outdoors, hiking with her dogs, snowmobiling, watching football, or adventuring in her razor.
Undergraduate: Bachelor of Science in Nursing, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY
Graduate: Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies, University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Grand Forks, ND