Stephanie has been a valued team member at Columbia Surgical Associates for over 30 years. Her CSA journey started back in August of 1987. Prior to joining our team, she graduated in May of 1987 from Northeast Missouri State University with her certificate in Medical Assisting. Of Stephanie’s many roles at CSA, she is an important part of maintaining our Bariatric program. She has been a part of this team since its initiation. Stephanie is one of the first people our patients come into contact with. She provides patients with valuable information, gives directions of how to get started, and makes initial appointments. Additionally, she works hand-in-hand with patients’ insurance companies and coordinates pre-operative and post-operative appointments among other duties.