Andrew Houchins PA - C

Andrew Houchins, PA - C

  • Orthopaedics
Primary Specialties:
  • Orthopaedics
  • Office Information

    421 E Van Trees St Washington, IN 47501
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    Hours Monday - Friday
    8am - 5pm

    Handicap Access: Yes

    Accepting New Patients: Yes

    Phone: 812.254.2663
  • About

    About the Physician

    Practice Started
    August 2018

    Date Appointed
    August 2018

    Provider Bio

    Andrew Houchins, PA-C is a retired US Air Force Fellowship Trained Orthopaedic Surgery Physician Assistant. Prior to joining Daviess Community Hospital, he served at Wright Patterson AFB Medical Center in Ohio.

    Andrew served as a Staff Orthopaedic Physician Assistant in a multi-surgeon practice comprised of 5 Orthopaedic Surgeons, 1 Hand surgeon, 1 Podiatrists and 3 Ortho PA’s. He treats conditions ranging from routine musculoskeletal conditions, fractures, end stage arthritis, and trauma.

    In addition to duties as a Staff Orthopaedic Surgery Physician Assistant, Andrew served as Program Director for the AFIT Physician Assistant Fellowship in Orthopaedic Surgery. He provided hands on training in fracture management, treatment of routine musculoskeletal conditions, surgical first assist duties, as well as, a didactics component with Doctorate level testing.

    Andrew also has extensive experience in both inpatient and outpatient care, as well as, Surgical First Assist duties. In addition to his Orthopaedic Surgery experience, he also has 5 years of Family Medicine experience and a collective 12 years of Operating Room experience to date. He has held numerous leadership roles, including direct supervision of staff and peer providers.

  • Education


    Air Force Institute of Technology, Travis AFB, CA
    June 2014 Orthopedic Surgery Fellowship for Physician Assistants
    University of Nebraska Medical Ctr.
    September 2008 Masters Physician Assitant (PA) Studies
    University of Nebraska Medical Ctr.
    August 2007 Bachelors Physician Assitant (PA) Studies
    Community College of the Air Force
    May 2004 Associates of Science and Surgical Technology

    Other Certifications


  • Awards


    Air Force Meritorious Service Medal
    Air Force Commendation Medal with 2 Oak Leaf Clusters
    Army Commendation Medal
    Navy Sea Service Medal
    Iraqi Campaign Medal
    National Defense Service Medal with Bronze Star
    Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal
    Global War on Terrorism Service Medal
    Air Force Meritorious Medal with 2 Oak Leaf Clusters