Dr. Phil Davidson is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in knee and shoulder injuries. Originally from Florida, he is proud to call Utah home for the past 8 years. He is a recognized expert in the field of Cartilage Restoration and Joint Resurfacing. He has conducted many research projects and developed an array of products to promote biologic and minimally-invasive healing of shoulder and knee conditions. Many patients travel to Utah to treat with Dr. Davidson, and the practice is designed to help facilitate this care. It is common for many of his patients to have been told that they don’t have any good options for their knee or shoulder. Dr. Davidson has dedicated more than 20 years to continually increasing the options for these patients affected by knee or shoulder damage. Currently Dr. Davidson is the lead investigator for a multi-center FDA trial looking at the use of Stem Cell therapy for knee arthritis. New patients are welcome and seen in both the Park City and Salt Lake City offices.
Ruth DavidsonManaging Director
Ruth Davidson, Managing Director, has an extensive healthcare, corporate and legal background, working as an attorney with a focus on healthcare-related business for over 20 years. Ruth is very excited about leading Davidson Orthopedics.
Ruth moved with her family from Florida to Park City in 2008 and is passionate about her many mountain activities, including hiking, snowmobiling, biking and skiing…. which she finds most enjoyable when shared with her family, including 3 sons, husband and 2 dogs.
Karen Gunter is a nationally-certified physician assistant, specializing in surgery and orthopedics. She is originally from Texas and graduated from the prestigious Baylor College of Medicine with a masters in Physician Assistant studies. She is known in the clinic for her excellent bedside manner and patient care. Prior to becoming a physician assistant, she worked for NASA training astronauts in medical procedures. She relocated to Park City with her husband in 2015 and has since taken to skiing.
Liz BeallPractice Administrator
Liz, our Practice Administrator, has worked in the healthcare industry for over sixteen years, serving as office manager and billing specialist in several areas of healthcare. Liz is a patient advocate. She is dedicated to helping our patients with any type of billing-related, claims or administrative issues. Liz has lived in Utah her whole life. Outside of work she enjoys spending time at her family cabin; hiking, fishing and hanging out at the campfire.
Rachael LehmannDirector of Patient Care Communications
Rachael, our Director of Patient Care Communications, grew up in Steamboat Springs, CO and has been enjoying life in Utah since 2014. New to the healthcare field when she initially began working with Dr. Davidson as his medical scribe, she has found orthopedics to be fascinating. She very much enjoys working with the Davidson Orthopedics team. Rachael’s experience and expertise is continually expanding to include patient care coordination and communications, web communications, marketing and outreach. In her free time, she enjoys exploring the Utah backcountry, hiking, camping and rooting for the Denver Broncos and her alma mater, the Colorado Buffaloes.
Rocio TelloPatient Communication Specialist
Rocio, our Patient Communications Specialist and Medical Assistant, obtained her CNA certificate 9 years ago and has been working in the healthcare field since. Rocio has worked as a CNA is both nursing homes and local hospitals, including working as surgical staffing coordinator at Park City Medical Center. Her passion for the industry inspired her to further her education as she is currently earning her Nursing degree at Salt Lake Community College. When she is not busy with work or school she enjoys spending time with her husband and three children. Rocio is fluent in Spanish and is passionate about communicating with our Spanish-speaking patients to support their care.
Candy MarinePatient Communication Specialist
Candy, our Patient Communication Specialist, is a Utah native, born at the University of Utah hospital. She loves anything that allows her to be outside, especially camping, backpacking and skiing. The best part of her life is her 8-year-old daughter who makes her smile and laugh every day.