Meet Team Bacon
Dr. Bacon’s team provides for consistent treatment and care
Dr. Bacon’s team of clinicians are affectionately and aptly known around the office as Team Bacon. Every member of Team Bacon participates in each patient’s care. They all get to know every patient, providing consistent and personalized treatment and care.
Erik Sauder, PA-C
With a passion for fitness, Erik Sauder was drawn to Orthopaedic surgery, which allows him to help people get back on their feet and remain active. Erik serves as Dr. Bacon’s Physician Assistant (PA-C).
He joined Dr. Bacon’s team at Advanced Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine in 2013. Erik enjoys working to help patients who suffer from foot and ankle problems and injuries get back to an active lifestyle.
Jose knows the Cypress, TX area well, having grown up in the area. He also knows the medical specialty of foot and ankle well. Jose serves as Dr. Bacon’s Medical Assistant/Clinician and all-around right-hand man.
He started his career at Advanced Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine in 2004, as a physical therapy technician. In 2006, Dr. Bacon asked Jose to serve as her clinician. During his tenure at AOSM, Jose has both watched and helped Dr. Bacon’s practice grow. He appreciates the team he is a part of and helping patients in need.
Kari started working with Advanced Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine in 2014 in medical records and as a receptionist. Within 6 months of joining AOSM, Kari studied for and received her casting and bracing certification. This allowed Kari to become a cast tech for AOSM. After proving her abilities with casting, bracing and working with patients, Kari was promoted to being Dr. Bacon’s cast tech and clinician.
Kari loves being able to help people in their healing process and forming special relationships with each patient. She also loves being a part of Team Bacon.