Nurse is Alexzandra Stevens. A Canton, Illinois native, Alix received...Read More
Nurse is Alexzandra Stevens. A Canton, Illinois native, Alix received her nursing diploma from Graham Hospital, and her Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing from OSF School of Nursing. She worked on the orthopaedic unit at OSF St. Francis Medical Center for 5 years, then in the Pediatric Orthopedic Clinic at Children’s Hospital of Illinois prior to coming to Great Plains Orthopaedics. Alix enjoys helping people get their independence back by the various treatments provided by Dr. Driessnack. She will spend a lot of time counseling people before their surgery, and is a valuable source of information for them when questions arise. Alix enjoys spending time with her husband and daughters.
Physician Assistant is Adam Jelinek. Adam is a native of Freeport, Illinois, and was inspired by his father who is a Family Practice physician there. Adam attended Midwestern University Physicians Assistant Program, and has been with Great Plains since 2012. He enjoys caring for Dr. Driessnack’s patients in the hospital after their surgery, and assists with all of the joint replacement operations in surgery. Adam sees patients in the office, assisting with post-operative care and routine injections for knee arthritis. He will see new patients with hip and knee pain. Adam enjoys being a dad and spends his free time with his wife and daughter.