About

Board Status:

Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon - American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgery

 

Distinctions:

  • Member American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons

  • Member American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics

  • Member Lee County Medical Society

  • Member Collier County Medical Society

  • Member AO Trauma

  • Member Board of Directors for Mision al Mundo

  • Member American Osteopathic Association

  • AAHKS

 

David E. Eichten D.O.

Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon

 

Dr. Eichten grew up in Minnesota and graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of St. Thomas in 2001, with a degree in Biology. He then attended Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, where he graduated with a 4.0 GPA and earned the Gold Stethoscope Award for finishing first in his medical school class. Dr. Eichten completed his orthopedic surgery residency through Ohio University at Grandview Medical Center in Dayton, Ohio. He then completed a fellowship in adult reconstruction and joint replacement of the hip and knee. His fellowship took place at Joint Implant Surgeons of Florida, where he participated in over 500 total joint replacement surgeries. Dr. Eichten performs advanced techniques, allowing him to provide the best orthopedic care to his patients. This includes minimally invasive joint replacement, anterior total hip replacement, partial knee replacement, and complex revision surgery.

 

 
Education:
 
  • University of St. Thomas, Saint Paul, MN - BA Biological Sciences

 

  • Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, Kansas City, MO - Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine

 

  • Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Dayton, OH - Osteopathic Internship

 

  • Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Dayton, OH - Orthopedic Surgical Residency

 

  • Joint Implant Surgeons of Florida, Fort Myers, FL - Fellowship in Joint Replacement of the Hip and Knee

 

 

Board Status:

 

Board Certified Physician Assistant- National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants

 

Distinctions:

  • Member American Academy of Physicians Assistants

  • Southwest Florida Area Representative - Florida Academy of Physician Assistants

Amy L. Steinhour, MMS, PA-C 
Physician Assistant

 

Amy was born and raised outside Chicago, Illinois. She attended the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, where she completed a double major in Psychology and Spanish. Amy then attended Nova Southeastern University in Naples, Florida. She graduated first in her class, Magna Cum Laude, and received a Master’s Degree in Medical Science and Physician Assistant Studies. Since becoming Board Certified 8 years ago, Amy has focused on orthopedic surgery.

 

As Dr. Eichten’s Physician Assistant, Amy performs new and return patient office visits, hospital rounding and consultations, and assists in all surgical procedures. In the office, Amy performs procedures such as ultrasound guided joint injections of the shoulder, hip, and knee.

 

Although Amy treats patients independently, she and Dr. Eichten discuss the details of each case and work closely together. This allows them to provide individualized attention to each patient.

 

Education:

 

  • University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, IL - B.S. in Psychology and Spanish
     

  • Nova Southeastern University, Naples, FL- Master of Medical Science & Physician Assistant Studies

 

Board Status

  • Board Certified Physician Assistant - National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants

Certifications

  • Basic Life Support for Health Care Providers

  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support for Health Care Providers

Blake Davis, PAC
Physician Assistant

 

Blake was born and raised in Northwest Ohio.  He attended Bowling Green State University, where he completed a major in Kinesiology with a minor in Biology.  Blake then attended the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock, Arkansas where he received a Master’s Degree in Medical Science and Physician Assistant Studies.  


As Dr. Eichten’s Physician Assistant, Blake performs new and return patient office visits, hospital rounding and consultations, and assists in all surgical procedures.  In the office, Blake performs procedures such as ultrasound guided joint injections of the shoulder, hip, and knee.

Although Blake treats patients independently, he and Dr. Eichten discuss the details of each case and work closely together.  This allows them to provide individualized attention to each patient.

 

Education:

  • Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH

  • University of Arkansas, Little Rock, AR- Master’s Degree in Medical Science and Physician Assistant Studies

 

To Contact Us or Make an Appointment
Call (239) 337-2003
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This information should not be considered a substitute for evaluation by a Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon to address individual medical or orthopedic needs. Individual facts and circumstances will determine the treatment that is most appropriate.

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