A licensed practical nurse, Kellie Tiepelman joined Dr. Collard’s staff in 2015. Kellie is typically the friendly face who calls you from the waiting room and collects information from you prior to your appointment with Dr. Collard. She may also help arrange for any braces, supports or other medical supplies and services you may need. Kellie takes pride in her ability to ensure that our patients’ are well-cared for from the beginning through the post-operative phase of their care.
Kellie graduated from and received her LPN certificate from Jefferson College in 2013. Prior to joining Dr. Collard’s staff, she worked in long-term care and rehabilitation. In addition to her “day job,” she is currently attending St. Louis Community College, working toward her goal of completing her bachelor’s degree and becoming a registered nurse.