Outpatient Clinic Services Administrator
Diana Milan-Finley – Director, Business Operations & Outpatient Clinics
Clinic Operations Manager
Juan Martinez – Manager, Non-Invasive Cardiology & Outpatient Clinics
Carol Aldana has worked in healthcare since 1987. She first joined the Joint Replacement Institute in 1996 as Patient Relations Coordinator. During the transition to St. Vincent Medical Center, she assumed the duty of Administrative Assistant. She is responsible for the daily administrative operations for Dr. Schmalzried’s practice and coordinates his surgery scheduling. Carol graduated from Phoenix University in 2011 with a B.S. degree in Business Administration.
Darlene Rivas – Medical Receptionist
Jessica Kwon – Medical Receptionist
Candy Escalante – Medical Assistant
Blanca Rivas – Surgery Coordinator
Lenielynne Limsingian – Medical Records Clerk
Arleen Sierra – Account Representative
Neal Cook – Radiology Technician
Debbie Cook, PA-C has worked in the field of orthopaedics for 20 years. She received her B.S. degree in Sports Medicine from Pepperdine University in 1994 and her M.S. degree in Physician Assistant Studies from Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine/Arizona School of Health Sciences in 1999. Her focus for the last seven years has been on joint replacement, mainly that of the hip and knee joints. She joined the Joint Replacement Institute in July 2006.
Pang Lam, RN has been a registered nurse specializing in orthopaedic surgery for the past 11 years. Pang began working at the Joint Replacement Institute after the transition to St. Vincent Medical Center in 2007. He plays a key role in coordinating the logistics of the operating room and contributing to the efficiency of all our surgeries. Prior to joining JRI, he worked with the Arthritis Institute at Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center and Centinela Hospital Medical Center.