Medical Director, Joint Replacement Center
Born and raised in the San Fernando Valley suburbs of Los Angeles, Dr. Boardman completed his undergraduate and medical school training at the University of California at Davis before returning to Los Angeles for orthopaedic training at the University of California at Los Angeles. Later, he attended additional training in hip and knee replacement surgery by completing a year-long fellowship in San Francisco.
In 1999, Dr. Boardman moved his young family to begin practice with Kaiser Permanente in Portland, Oregon. His tenure at Kaiser spanned more than 18 years, more than 8 of which he served as the NW Regional Chief of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery there. In addition, he helped launch an accredited specialty program in Hip and Knee Replacement Surgery at Kaiser Permanente.
Now a self-described ‘empty nester’ and seeking to expand his personal and professional horizons, David and his wife Tanya are settling into the Northampton area.
Jonathan Fallon, DO, Orthopedic Surgeon
Dr. Fallon is an orthopedic surgeon who specializes in shoulder surgery and advanced arthroscopic techniques including rotator cuff and labral repairs, anatomic ACL reconstruction, and total shoulder replacements. He also treats both adults and children who have experienced orthopedic trauma.
Prior to attending medical school, Dr. Fallon graduated from the University of New Mexico with a Master’s degree in biomedical sciences. Dr. Fallon received his medical degree at Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine where he also received a pre-doctoral fellowship in anatomy. Dr. Fallon completed residency at University of Medicine and Dentistry.
Recently, he completed his fellowship in Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy at the University of Massachusetts Medical Center. During his fellowship, Dr. Fallon treated the Boston Red Sox minor league players and professional hockey players from the New Jersey Devils, while acting as their assistant team physician.
Sherri Kuchinskas, MD, Physiatrist
Dr. Kuchinskas is a board-certified physiatrist. She is a non-surgical specialist in the treatment of sports, musculoskeletal, joint, nerve and spine injuries and also does electrodiagnostic testing.
Dr. Kuchinskas earned her medical degree at St. Louis University and completed her residency at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago. She completed a one-year sports medicine fellowship at the University of Illinois where she was a team physician for all athletics and served on the medical staff for the WNBA Sky team.
A former All-American softball player at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Dr. Kuchinskas has a focus on sports medicine and works closely with the area’s college and high school athletic teams.
Jonathan Kurtis, MD, Orthopedic Surgeon
Dr. Kurtis earned his medical degree at Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He completed his internship at San Francisco General Hospital and his residency at Duke University Medical Center. His clinical interests include hand surgery, sports medicine, and general orthopedic care.
Dr. Kurtis has more than 30 years’ experience in orthopedic practice. His clinical interests include hand surgery, sports medicine, and general orthopedics. He has worked with the University of Massachusetts Amherst Athletic Department and travels with their football team.
Daniel G. McBride, MD, Orthopedic Surgeon
Dr. McBride earned his medical degree at the State University of New York Health Science Center, where he also completed his internship and residency. His primary clinical interest and sub-specialization is in orthopedic sports medicine. He also has extensive experience in primary total joint replacement and routine fracture care.
Dr. McBride completed orthopedic sports medicine fellowships at American Sports Medicine Institute in Alabama and Sportsmed SA in South Australia. Since joining Hampshire Orthopedics, Dr. McBride has been involved with orthopedic sports care at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst Health Services where he provides care to student athletes. In addition, both he and Dr. Kurtis offer sideline orthopedic coverage to the UMass football team. Dr. McBride has nearly 15 years of experience in orthopedic practice.