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Susan Knafel, PA-C
Board Certified
Physician Assistant

Susan Knafel, PA-C

About Susan Knafel

Susan is a board certified physician assistant. She has worked in Emergency Medicine or Orthopedics since 1988. She works with Dr. Taunt, treating new and peri-operative patients, a wide variety of fractures, and performs joint injections. Susan has a special interest and training in the diagnosis and treatment of osteoporosis. She sees patients for bone health evaluations at the Fracture Liaison Service clinic at Michigan Orthopedic Center.

Susan Knafel, PA-C, is a MI native who has the following training:

  • BSM – Physician Assistant Studies, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI


  • American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA)
  • Physician Assistant in Orthopedic Surgery (PAOS)
  • National Osteoporosis Foundation (NOF)


  • Board Certified, National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA)
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support
  • Fracture Liaison Service (FLS) Certified