Dr. Michael Crovetti Jr, DO is proud to announce that Jennifer D’Andrea, APRN – Board Certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners – has joined the professional medical staff of Crovetti Orthopedics & Sports Medicine at her two locations Henderson and Las Vegas.
Jennifer D’Andrea’s extensive experience began after earning her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of the Virgin Islands and her Master of Science from Ball State University, Indiana. Beginning in emergency rooms and urgent care facilities in Las Vegas and Seattle, she focused her talents early on in regenerative and functional medicine. His intensive training in this field continued with advanced injection techniques and the use of ultrasound in pain management to treat joint, nerve, tendon, ligament, muscle and orthopedic conditions – treatments that include use of hyaluronic acid, steroids, PRP (Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy), Iovera and other non-surgical regenerative therapies.
Ms. D’Andrea prefers to avoid the use of painkillers whenever possible and is a strong proponent of intentional listening – an approach that allows her to fully understand and acknowledge her patients’ pain issues and concerns, as well as the overall effect. these conditions have on the patient’s life and family. Prepared with this in-depth knowledge, D’Andrea then creates a highly personalized program to meet their specific health needs, provide the tools they need to get on the right path to recovery, and help them stay there to achieve their ultimate health goals. .
As Ms. D’Andrea explains, “I have found that when patients take an active role in defining the changes they would like to see in their health, they are much more likely and willing to buy into their program. My role is to provide the knowledge, tools and understanding of how best to achieve these goals – and when coupled with their own personal motivation – the results are not just a better health outcome for them physically, but increased satisfaction with the journey they’ve taken to get there.
Over the past few years, the Covid-19 pandemic has caused changes in the medical field that have led Jennifer D’Andrea to seek a new arena to better utilize her growing experience and passion for working with sports medicine and sports medicine. geriatric patients. For her, that meant a straight line to Crovetti Ortho.
“When I made the decision to find the perfect position that would utilize my experience and encourage more professional growth, I wanted to start at the top of the pack. That’s why I started by contacting Dr. Crovetti directly,” reveals D ‘Andrea: “I knew his practice and, more importantly, his reputation in his field: how he is really invested in the care of his patients, in addition to being a champion for his staff. So I understood the opportunity to contact him, which led to a great meeting, and the short story is that we both kind of accepted an offer neither of us could refuse!
Dr. Crovetti agrees, saying, “Jennifer D’Andrea’s role at Crovetti Orthopedics allows us to better serve our patients, who are always our first priority. Not only will she work with our physicians using her experience with injections and pain management treatments, but she will also manage our pre-op clearances in-house, saving patients from having to book additional appointments and tests at the outside. She will be involved throughout the process, providing another informed and helpful continuity of care for our patients. With Ms. D’Andrea’s experience and enthusiasm for her work, we know everyone will benefit at Crovetti Ortho.
About Crovetti Orthopedics
Crovetti Orthopedics and Sports Medicine (COSM) has been providing orthopedic services in the Las Vegas Valley since 2000. For those seeking care for orthopedic pain or injury involving the hip, knee, shoulder, spine, foot, ankle or other problems, contact Crovetti Orthopedics at (702) 990-2290 and allow us to help you “get back in your game!” We can help you at one of our locations: 2779 West Horizon Ridge Pkwy., Suite 200, Henderson, NV 89052 or 851 S Rampart Blvd. Suite 260, Las Vegas, NV 89145.