Karen Cason, PA-C

Physician Assistant, Certified

Karen is a physician assistant.  Karen has been practicing with the Kansas City Orthopedic Alliance since 2015.  She works with Dr. Wingerter and Dr. Santos.  

Areas of Specialty

  • Hip Pain and Arthritis

  • Knee Pain and Arthritis

  • Hip and Knee Replacements, Partial and Total

  • Hip Impingement and Labral Tears

  • Neck Pain
  • Back Pain


  • American Academy of Physician Assistants



  • Bachelors in Education – Health, Sports and Exercise Science – University of Kansas

  • Masters in Physician Assistant Studies – University of Texas Medical Branch

More About Karen Cason

Karen studied health, sports and exercise science at KU with the intention of pursuing a career in physical therapy. 

After working in a physical therapy clinic for 1 ½ years in undergrad, Karen’s interest in orthopedics grew and she decided to pursue a career as a physician assistant.

Outside of Work

Karen enjoys being active, especially walking/running with her dog, exercising, biking and hiking.  She likes traveling to new places and cooking.