Kathleen Fossen, PA-C

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Kathleen Fossen, PA-C


Personal Biography:

Kathleen is a certified physician assistant who provides evaluation, case management and patient care before, during and after surgery. She specializes in treating rotator cuff and sports medicine injuries.

Kathleen received a bachelor’s degree from University of Nebraska-Lincoln and a master’s degree in physician assistant studies from Idaho State University. Kathleen is proficient in Spanish and is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants.

In her free time, Kathleen likes to spend time swimming and hitting the slopes on her snowboard, exploring Oregon’s outdoors and watching college football, particularly the Huskers and Beavers.

Medical Education and Training:

Bachelor's degree: University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Master's degree: Idaho State University



  • Hand and Upper Extremity
    A specialty which focuses on the treatment congenital defects or injuries affecting the hand and upper extremity such as hand, wrist and elbow. This specialty consists of surgeons and rehabilitation therapists who have received special training to treat the hand and upper extremity.
  • Orthopedics
    Orthopedics is the medical specialty that treats deformities or functional impairments of the bones and joints and associated muscles and ligaments. Orthopedic surgeons use both surgical and non-surgical means to treat musculoskeletal trauma, sports injuries, degenerative diseases, infections, tumors and congenital conditions. More details...