Our talented group of Southern Bone and Joint Physician Assistants are highly qualified and have extensive training and experience.

Blen D. Blackwell, PA-C

Blen Blackwell is a physician assistant who partners with fellowship-trained arthritic joint replacement orthopedic surgeon Elliott B. Nipper, M.D. and fellowship-trained foot and ankle orthopaedic surgeon John H. Kosko, M.D.

Blackwell, a native of Columbia, has bachelor’s degree from the University of Southern Mississippi. He received his master’s of science in physician assistant studies from South University in Savannah, Ga.

He is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. He is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and the Mississippi Academy of Physician Assistants.