Lead Medical Assistant

Lead Medical Assistant Liz Branscum, MA has 10+ years in the healthcare industry and was recently promoted to Lead Medical Assistant for the Spine Institute of Arizona. Being with our practice since 2016 has afforded Liz the opportunity to seek out improvements for our back-office processes in order to create a better patient experience. Liz…

Lead Authorization and Procedural Scheduling Coordinator

Lead Authorization and Procedural Scheduling Coordinator Shaynie S. Chatter has been a member of the Spine Institute of Arizona team since October of 2011. She was initially hired as a Medical Assistant, then moved on to become a Surgery and Injection Scheduler. Knowing the process from front to back, Shaynie was promoted to Lead Authorization…

Lead Interdepartmental Specialist

Lead Interdepartmental Specialist Zsanene (Cha) Ostlund-Stock began her professional career with the Spine Institute of Arizona in 2008 as an Administrative and Personal Assistant. Over the past 11 years, Cha has proven to be an integral part of the practice, eventually managing provider credentialing and acting as our workers compensation liaison. Recently, Cha was promoted…

Office Manager

Office Manager Karen M. Alford brings 20+ years of experience in the medical field with her to our practice, with most of those years being right here at the Spine Institute of Arizona. Karen was recently promoted to Glendale Office Manager and can quickly and efficiently handle all operations of that location independently. Karen hopes…

Certified Athletic Trainer and Chiropractic Assistant

Certified Athletic Trainer and Chiropractic Assistant Nicholas E. Holloway, MS is a BOC Certified Athletic Trainer. He specializes in the prevention, examination, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of emergent, acute or chronic medical conditions. He also works with Dr. Brock Auten, DC as a Chiropractic Assistant with the Spine Institute of Arizona’s Therapy Program. Nicholas received…

Practice Administrator

Practice Administrator Arianna M. Shannon has been with the Spine Institute of Arizona since July of 2018, managing our day-to-day operation as Practice Administrator. She has nearly 10 years of healthcare administration experience, with 4 of those being in medical management. Arianna earned duel Bachelor of Arts degrees in Communication Studies and Public Relations with…

Physician Assistant

Physician Assistant Jennifer Watry, MMS, PA-C is one of our talented physician assistants, working daily alongside our providers both in the clinic and operating room. Originally from Cedar Grove, Wisconsin along Lake Michigan, Jennifer received her bachelor’s degree in biology with a concentration in medicine from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse. She then went on…

Interventional Pain Management

Interventional Pain Management Allan Rowley, MD is a Board Certified Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation physician who has been practicing with the Spine Institute of Arizona since 2003. Originally from Berkley, California, he earned a bachelor’s degree in Physical Education from the University of California, Berkeley. After graduation, he moved to Tempe, AZ to attend graduate…

Non-interventional Pain Management

Non-interventional Pain Management Dr. Dave completed her Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Residency at Ohio State University where in her final year she was named Chief Resident. Prior to this she attended the University of Michigan and achieved a Bachelors in Anthropology followed by Pikeville University School of Osteopathic Medicine for medical school. She then proceeded…

Registered Nurse First Assist & CEO

Registered Nurse First Assist Chief Executive Officer Donna Lahey is a Registered Nurse First Assist with over 30 years of experience specializing in spinal research and education. She assists with patient care in the office and in surgery and is also the Chief Executive Officer at the Spine Institute of Arizona where she has worked…