Amanda Carroll is a native Montanan, born and raised in Bozeman. She earned her Bachelors in Organismal Biology at Montana State University. Her Master’s degree in Physician Assistant Studies was completed at Heritage University in Washington. During her clinical year, her training exposed her to clinics and hospitals from metropolitan California to rural Montana. She encourages an adherence to a healthy foundation of rest, exercise, hydration, fresh air, sun, and a well-balanced diet. Her interests include hiking, biking, snowboarding, and travel. Carroll is certified as a physician assistant.
Teri Dudzinski received her BS in Biology from Colorado State University in 1992. She completed her Physician Assistant Certification at the University of Utah’s PA program in 1999. She is an assistant coach for the Bozeman High School girls soccer program and is an avid skier, runner and cyclist. Prior to joining Bridger Orthopedic in October of 2015, Teri was a provider at Bozeman Urgent Care since 1999.
Brian Frykman, PA-C, joined Bridger Orthopedic and Sports Medicine and the medical staff at Bozeman Health Deaconess Hospital in 2003 He graduated from the physician assistant program at Rocky Mountain College after completing an internship at the Montana Neuroscience Institute at the University of Montana. Previously, Frykman worked as an expedition leader and mountain guide for the American Alpine Institute, and as a medical assistant at clinics in Missoula. He is certified as a physician assistant.
Scott Gill is a graduate of the University of Idaho, completing his Physician Assistant training at the University of Washington. Scott was a provider with Bozeman Urgent Care from 1998 to 2016. He has enjoyed active participation with Gallatin County Search and Rescue and Bridger Bowl ski Patrol since 1983.
Scott Grimm, PA-C, is an orthopedic physician assistant with Bridget Orthopedic and Sports Medicine, and a member of the medical staff at Bozeman Health Deaconess Hospital. A graduate of Nova Southeastern University Physician Assistant Program, Grimm earned his Master of Medical Science degree with honors. Prior to moving to Bozeman, he interned with the University of South Florida athletic department, and worked at an orthopedic center in southern Florida. Grimm is certified as a physician assistant.
Kara Haskell, PA, is a physician assistant at Bridger Orthopedic and Sports Medicine, and on medical staff at Bozeman Health Deaconess Hospital. A former patient care technician and operating room aide at Bozeman Health Deaconess Hospital, Haskell graduated from the Drexel University Physician assistant program in 2015. Prior to entering healthcare, Haskell worked in the security forces of the U.S. Air Force.
Jaspur Kolar is a native Montanan and graduate of Montana State University. He completed his Master’s degree as a Physician Assistant at A.T. Still University in Arizona. He has worked in occupational medicine for the last 12 years and is NRCME certified. His clinical areas of interest include occupational injury care, surveillance, and DOT examination. Jaspur is an avid sports enthusiast and loves playing basketball, attending Bobcat football games, spending time with his wife and daughter, and enjoys all types of outdoor activities. He is certified as a physician assistant.
Jason Lawn, PA-C, is a staff member at Bridger Orthopedic and Sports Medicine and Bozeman Health Deaconess Hospital as a physician assistant. He began working in health care as a licensed practical nurse, then joined the U.S. Air Force as a surgical service journeyman in Utah. He became a surgical technician in Wyoming before earning a Bachelor of Medical Science in Physician Studies at Midwestern University in Arizona. Lawn practiced in Arizona and Wyoming orthopedic and sports medicine practices before moving to Bozeman. He is certified as a physician assistant.
Vanessa Lipp, PA, is a physician assistant on medical staff at Bozeman Health Deaconess Hospital and in practice at Bridger Orthopedics and Sports Medicine. A graduate of Montana State University with a BS in microbiology, she earned a Master of Physician Assistant Studies at Idaho State University and then practiced at a pain and spine clinic in Missoula before returning to Bozeman. Previously, Lipp worked as a certified nursing assistant in Chester and as a phlebotomist at Bozeman Health. She is certified as a physician assistant.
Marcie Lovgren PA-C started working at Bridger Orthopedic in 2007 after graduating from Oregon Health and Sciences University where she received a Masters degree in Physician Assistant studies. She is certified as a PA and specializes in hand and upper extremity orthopedic care. Prior to PA school she studied at Montana State University where she earned a Bachelors degree in Spanish and became an EMT. Her previous medical experience includes working on the ambulance and volunteering abroad with various medical mission organizations as a translator and provider. She is a Bozeman native and loves to take advantage of all Montana has to offer. In her free time she enjoys trail running, mountain biking, climbing, adventure traveling and playing guitar and violin.
Matt Neuman PA-C is pleased to join the Bridger Orthopedic and Sports Medicine team. Matt is a third generation Montanan and is at home in Bozeman with his wife and daughter. His interest in the medical field began when he worked as a grizzly bear biologist in the greater Yellowstone ecosystem specializing in capture and pharmacologic immobilization.
Matt started his medical career as an ER tech prior to graduating from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a Masters degree in Physician Assistant Studies. He has 5 years of prior orthopedic experience. When not working, Matt enjoys time outdoors biking, skiing, trail running and fishing.
Jennifer Vollmer, PA-C, is a physician assistant at Bridger Orthopedics and Sports Medicine and a member of the medical staff at Bozeman Health Deaconess Hospital. Vollmer earned a Masters in Physician Assistant Studies at Northern Arizona University in Phoenix, and worked in clinic and hospital settings in Arizona before moving to Montana. Vollmer is certified as a physician assistant.