Devin Haertling, PA-C is a Physician Assistant with special interest in Sports Medicine. As a Physician Assistant and former Certified Athletic Trainer at the Orthopaedic Center, he is able to provide Orthopaedic assessments, follow-up care, treatments and education for patients.
Devin graduated from Saint Louis University, St.Louis, MO., with a Masters of Medical Science in Physician Assistant Studies. He belongs to the American Academy of Physician Assistants [AAPA] and the Illinois Academy of Physician Assistants [IAPA]. During his studies at Saint Louis University, he received the Award of Excellence for Outstanding Achievement and was a member of the Alpha Eta School of Allied Health Professions National Honor Society.
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.