Katherine Aponte, MSPAS, PA-C
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Katherine Aponte, MSPAS, PA-C - Orthopedic Surgery

Orlando Health Jewett Orthopedic Institute - Downtown Orlando

Address: 1222 S. Orange Ave
5th Floor
Orlando, FL 32806

Call: (321) 843-5851

Fax: (321) 841-7727

Bio

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Katherine Aponte is a certified physician assistant (PA-C) with the Orlando Health Jewett Orthopedic Institute, specializing in conservative treatment of spine-related issues and assisting in spine surgery. Her experience includes:

  • Neck and lower back pain
  • Lumbar and cervical stenosis and radiculopathy
  • Cervical and lumbar fusions
  • ACL reconstruction
  • Rotator cuff repair
  • Knee and shoulder arthroplasty
  • Knee cartilage restoration procedures
  • Shoulder labrum repair

Katherine also assists in sports injury surgeries and evaluates and treats patients at walk-in orthopedic clinics. She believes every patient deserves to be treated with the utmost care and respect.

Katherine’s Training

Katherine received her bachelor's degree in business administration from the University of Central Florida in Orlando. She earned her master's in physician assistant studies from AdventHealth University in Orlando.   

About Katherine

Katherine is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants and licensed as a PA with prescribing qualifications by the Florida Department of Health. She is a member of Physician Assistants in Orthopedic Surgery and Florida Academy of Physician Assistants.

As a PA student, Katherine traveled to Honduras on a mission trip where she and other volunteers provided medical care to more than 800 patients in seven days. She also has volunteered with Shepherd's Hope, a free clinic for the uninsured in Central Florida.  

Outside of work, Katherine enjoys spending quality time with her husband and daughter, working out, mountain biking and traveling. She also likes home renovation projects.

Academic Information

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Medical Education

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