Physician Assistants

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Kathy DeLucia PA-C

Kathy DeLucia is an NCCPA certified Physician Assistant with nearly 30 years experience as an Orthopaedic PA in the office, surgical, hospital and urgent care settings.  She graduated from Lock Haven University in 1986 with Bachelor of Science degree, completing a dual major in Health and Physical Education, and Athletic Training.  She then graduated from Drexel University School of Medicine (Hahnemann University) Physician Assistant Program in 1989.  Kathy has been providing patient care at Orthopaedic Specialty Group since 1992, following several years of work as a hospital based Orthopaedic PA at Bridgeport Hospital.  Her primary focus is Sports Medicine.

Her hobbies and interests include biking, kayaking, cooking and photography.


Photo of Tanya DzubatyTanya Dzubaty PA-C

Tanya Dzubaty is a NCCPA nationally certified Physician Assistant. She went to Quinnipiac University and earned a Bachelor of Health Science degree in 2010 and completed Quinnipiac University’s Physician Assistant Masters program in 2012.  She specializes in Spine, Sports Medicine, and routinely treats patients in our OrthoFast facilities.

Hobbies and interests include: Figure skating, cycling, drawing, painting, & photography.


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Christopher Svogun MHS, PA-C

Chris is an NCCPA certified Physician Assistant with over 12 years of experience as an Emergency Medicine, Pediatric and Orthopaedic PA. He graduated from the University of South Carolina with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology in 2001. Upon graduation he was a commissioned officer in the United States Navy and served during Operation Iraqi and Enduring Freedom as a Radiation Health Officer with the Submarine Force. After 5 years of active duty, Chris transitioned to medicine and graduated from Quinnipiac University’s Physician Assistant Program in 2008. He enjoys serving the Fairfield County community at Orthopaedic Specialty Group with a focus on hand/upper extremity and joint reconstruction. Additionally, as a graduate of Fairfield College Preparatory School, caring for the student athletes at his former high school is especially gratifying.

In his spare time he enjoys weightlifting, scuba diving, baseball and golf.

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Cindy is a NCCPA Certified Physician Assistant with 26 years of experience. She worked in Pennsylvania in family medicine for 6 years then branched out to orthopaedic surgery where she aided in starting up a new orthopaedic practice. She spent the last 20 years in orthopaedics specializing in sports medicine and joint replacement. Cindy received her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from the State University of New York at Geneseo and then went on to receive her Physician Assistant degree at King’s College in Pennsylvania. She worked in Pennsylvania until last year when she joined OSG specializing in Sports Medicine. Cindy’s favorite pastime is spending time with family.

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Philip Nelson PA-C

Philip Nelson is an NCCPA certified Physician Assistant with over 10 years of experience in the Neurosurgery subspecialty, caring for patients in the surgical, office, and hospital setting.  He graduated from Wagner College in 2010 with a Bachelor’s degree, and in the following year, with a Master’s degree from the Physician Assistant program in 2011.  He specializes in neurosurgery, spine, and sports medicine. Philip finds helping people improve their health and lives personally rewarding in addition to being an important service to the community.  He was drawn to the subspecialties of neurosurgery and orthpaedics because of the complexity and necessity for a wide range of skills. In his free time Philip takes interest in sports, cars, and his pets Bruce and Sylar. 

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Bridget Instrum PA-C 

Bridget Instrum is an NCCPA certified Physician Assistant. She graduated from Middlebury College with a Bachelor of Science degree in Neuroscience in 2016. She then graduated from the Quinnipiac University Physician Assistant program in 2021. Her primary focus is Hand & Upper Extremity and outpatient care of orthopaedic trauma.



Skylar Miers PA-C
Skylar Miers is an NCCPA certified Physician Assistant. She graduated from the University of Vermont with a Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training in 2011. She practiced sports medicine as an athletic trainer for 8 year prior to obtaining her Masters of Science degree in Physician Assistant Studies from the University of Bridgeport Physician Assistant Institute.  Her primary focus if Sports Medicine.

In her spare time she enjoys traveling,  golfing, cooking and spending time with friends and family.