Theresa D. Koppal, PA
Theresa is a Board Certified Physician Assistant at Sports and Orthopedic Specialists. She received her PA degree in 2014 from the University of North Dakota and has been working in family medicine and urgent care since graduation.
Prior to becoming a PA, Theresa received her undergraduate degree in Athletic Training from West Chester University in southeastern Pennsylvania where she was also a member of the volleyball team. After graduation she served as an Intern Athletic Trainer with the University of Maryland, working primarily with the wrestling team. She returned to school at the University of Florida in 2006, where she earned a Master’s in Applied Physiology and Kinesiology. While studying at UF, she was the Head Athletic Trainer for Buccholz High School, serving all of the school’s 6A teams.
After graduation from UF, she headed out west to Northern Arizona University as an Associate Athletic Trainer, working mostly with women’s basketball and men’s and women’s tennis. Theresa is excited to be back in the world of orthopedics and enjoys helping to keep athletes of all ages performing at their best.