Andrew Houchins, PA-C is a retired (2018, Major) US Air Force Fellowship
Trained Orthopaedic Surgery Physician Assistant. Prior to joining Daviess
Community Hospital, he served as tt 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.