Care with Kindness
We are excited to be the new choice in Northwest Indiana for Sports Medicine and Orthopedic care.
Call us today at 219-600-4MKO to make an appointment or see our facilities
Fernando is a Navy Veteran serving as a Hospital Corpsman and brinks to MK Ortho over 35 years of medical experience, mostly working in the Operating Room as a Surgical Assistant. He truly enjoys providing medical care to people, and loves seeing people return back to feeling their best. Not only has he provided care, but also managed businesses contributing 25 years of business operations to the practice.
In every business there is someone who meets every need, fills every hole. Beth Simmons is our Patient Access Manager but she does so much more than that. She precerts MRIs, schedules surgeries, helps with disability forms, argues with your insurance company, helps with medical clearance and just about anything that makes your experience smooth and effortless. She is the glue at MK.
What is in a smile or a kind touch? Melissa Albert RT MA is a multi-talented individual who is our Radiology Technologist and Medical Assistant. Our patients will tell you that she is best known for her kindness and compassion. Sometimes Healing just requires a patient ear and a warm heart.
Aleksandra Josevska, APN
15yrs of Nursing experience and a very caring practitioner. She provides medical and clinical knowledge to help patients manage their care.
Alexsandra brings the added benefit to NWI Macedonian community. She speaks Macedonian and Slavic languages, which can provide a better explanation of someone’s treatment when they hear in their native language.
Vedie is our Clinic Manager and comes from a background of academic medicine. She has published books during her stay at Loyola University on Emergency Management of Injuries. She has an extensive orthopedic background and is able to answer your questions when a physician is occupied with other patients.
Jamie is our billing Manager with 5 years of medical billing experience, and is great at finding solutions with billing issues. Patients can reach out to her directly any situations that may arise with there insurance coverages.
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MK Orthopedics Staff
Alexsandra Josevska, APN
Leslie Espinoza MA RT Receptionist - RN BSN
We are proud of our association with Brookfield Zoo where Dr Komanduri is an Orthopaedic Consultant. This is one of the most amazing experiences our surgeons have ever had and we are so grateful to the Zoo for the opportunity.