Podcast with Dr. Cole and Steve Kashul, joined by Josh Hannan, PA-C, MS, CAQ, to discuss bone-cartilage transplants and alternatives to early joint replacement made possible by tissue banks and procurement organizations like JRF.
Josh grew up in southern California , played 4 sports in high School, ultimately decided on running track and XC in college as a middle distance runner. He attended PA school at Western University of Health Sciences and worked at the Florida Orthopedic Institute with Dr. Seth Gasser before moving to CA to work at Kaiser Permanente, specializing in orthopaedics at both locations, primarily sports medicine surgery.
He underwent osteochondral allograft transplantation last winter after injuring his knee playing with his 5 year old daughter. Meanwhile he continues to promote procedures like osteochondral allograft and educates his patients about available options with his unique perspective.