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Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Meet our Staff

Clinic Staff


Vernoica Cervantes Veronica Cervantes
Title: Medical Service Coordinator
Hometown: Sacramento, CA
Interests: Spending quality time with family and reading books.
Melinda Ehlers Melinda Ehlers
Title: Oncology/Pediatric Nurse
Hometown: Elk Grove, CA
Education: San Joaquin Delta College
Interests: Working out, cooking, traveling and shopping
joe henderson Joseph Henderson
Title: Patient Record Abstractor III
Hometown: Anaheim, CA
Education: Certified Coding Specialist-Physician based
Interests: "Free software" and "Free culture" movements, creative commons music and a new interest in weight lifting and fitness
Tanya Johnson Tanya Johnson, RN
Title: Nurse Supervisor
Hometown: Woodland, CA
Education: BSN California State University, Sacramento
Interests: I am very active keeping up with my 5 kids and all of their sports :-)
grace lee Grace Lee
Title: Patient Records Abstractor III
Hometown: Sacramento, CA
Education: BS in Zoology, MS in Comparative Pathology and Certified Coding Specialist-Physician based
Interests: Gardening, reading, family and medical coding
Jennifer Miller

Jennifer Miller
Title: Patient Records Abstractor III
Hometown: Missoula, MT
Education: AS Degree in Medical Billing & Coding
Interests: NASCAR, family, animals, poker and traveling

doris singleton

Doris Singleton
Title: Pediatric and Hand Nurse
Hometown: Elk Grove, CA
Education: San Joaquin Delta College
Interests: Watching my son play baseball.

Administrative Staff



darcy branum

Darcy Branum
Title: Academic Coordinator to the Spine and Oncology Service
Hometown: Sweet Home, Oregon
Education: Business Administration/Accounting LCC, Eugene, Oregon
Interests: Cooking, travel, wine and reading.


Caren Galloway
Title: Clinical Research Coordinator

  Nancy Greilich
Title: Administrative Assistant II
Education: 35+ years of experience with administrative office skills
Hometown: Sacramento, CA
Interests: Reading, spending time with family, traveling around the US via RV, volunteer time to assist individuals with resume creation and practice interviewing.

Tara Janice
Title: Chief Administrative Officer


Margaret MacNitt
Title:  Residency Coordinator


Rebecca Misner
Title: AAIII - Support Sports Medicine Doctors, Cassandra Lee, MD and Richard Marder, MD
Education: Music University of Nevada
Hometown: Woodland, California
Interests: Family, volleyball, basketball, swimming and musical theatre.


Mazie Ngai
Title: Academic Support to Joint Service, and Jonathan Eastman, M.D.
Interests: Bicycling, crocheting and knitting.


Barbara Petitt
Title: AA III to Hand and Pediatric Services
Hometown: Caldwell, New Jersey
Interests: Bike riding, home improvement and reading.


Lisa Scarabino
Title: Administrative Coordinator for the Ortho Trauma Service and the Foot and Ankle Surgery Service
Education: AS - Dental Science
Hometown: District of Columbia
Interests: Cooking with friends, watercolor painting and hiking.


Jennifer Schryer
Title: Academic Coordinator to Ortho Research Lab and Hand Service

  Alison Terry
Title: Academic Personnel/HR Coordinator