Kittitas Valley Orthopedics welcomes physician and physician assistant

8/28/2012

Kittitas Valley Orthopedics, a service of KVCH, will be able to see twice as many patients beginning in September.  The clinic, which opened its doors in 2007, welcomes a second physician and a second physician assistant at the same time.  The two new providers will join Anthony Longo, MD, and Tony Smith, PA-C.

Gary Bos, MD, is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon who earned a Doctor of Medicine degree from Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Chicago. He has worked in teaching hospitals in Oregon, North Carolina, and Ohio.  Most recently, Dr. Bos has worked as an orthopedic surgeon at Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital, where he was named in the top 1% of doctors for cancer and orthopedics by US News and World Report (2011).  He also teaches as an assistant clinical professor at Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences in Yakima.

James Repsher, PA-C, earned his physician assistant certification from the MEDEX Northwest Physician Assistant Program through the University of Washington School of Medicine.  He has worked as a physician assistant for two different orthopedic practices.  He has also worked part-time as a physician assistant in emergency departments at KVCH and Samaritan Hospital in Moses Lake since 2007. 

Orthopedics is a medical specialty that focuses on surgical and non-surgical procedures of the bones and joints; Kittitas Valley Orthopedics provides services for the hand, wrist, shoulder, hips, knees, and ankles.  For more information, contact Kittitas Valley Orthopedics at (509) 933-8700.