Dean Showalter, PA
Dean is a Physician Assistant to Dr. Joshua Carothers, who specializes in total knee and hip replacements and adult reconstruction at NMOA’s Center for Joint Replacement Surgery. Dean has been practicing since 2001. He describes his role as a “physician extender”. The two work together in every aspect of the practice including clinical evaluations and postoperative follow up.
Dean finds great professional rewards in seeing patients who were once in pain, now happy as a result of their successful surgery. Outside of the clinic, Dean enjoys traveling and sharing his experiences with patients.