Caitlin is passionate about educating her patients on the risks and complications of osteoporosis, a disease most people only learn they have after breaking a bone. A graduate of Bethel College with a BS in Nursing, Caitlin obtained her Masters in Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner from IUSB.
Prior to joining Michiana Spine, she spent three years working in orthopedics specializing in bone health and osteoporosis screening and education. Caitlin is also on the faculty at IUSB as a Clinical Assistant Professor of Nursing and Graduate program Director.
Caitlin strives to be a community resource for patients at risk for bone health complications and osteoporosis. She formed and leads Indiana's only support group for osteoporosis at the LifePlex in Plymouth.
Caitlin was recently named President of CAPNI, the Coalition of Advanced Practice Nurses of Indiana. This organization advocates, promotes and supports Advanced Practice Registered Nurses (APRNs) of Indiana through networking, education and legislation that favors the full practice authority of APRNs.
In her spare time, Caitlin enjoys traveling and spending time with her husband and two boys.