Our Staff

  • Brian Thorpe P.A.-C

    Brian Thorpe P.A.-C

    Physicians Assistant

    Brian came to us from a foot and ankle orthopedic specialist. He is excited about working in sports medicine, and total joint replacements. He has many years of ortho experience, and we are excited to have him.

  • Sara


    Certified Medical Assistant

    Sara is a southern transplant from Ohio. She has been working for Dr. Sutherland since he started with Optim Orthopedics.

  • Jenn


    Medical Assistant/X-Ray Technologist

    Jenn is a "born-and-raised" Savannah girl. She went to Armstrong Atlantic University to obtain her degree, and loves doing orthopedic X-rays.

  • Billy


    X-Ray Technologist

    Want to know more about peppers, ask Billy! He has entered his prize winning peppers into cook-offs (and won).

  • Bethany


    Front Desk

    Bethany is from Pennsylvania, and has recently moved to our area. She is able to assist patients with hearing disabilities, as she is learning ASL. She has one little boy, and excited about living close to the ocean.

  • Devon


    Appointment Secretary

    She was born in Colorado, but has been an island girl since '82. Devon has been working in the medical field for 15 years. She enjoys helping at her local restaurant with her husband and their three children.

  • Cindy


    Office Manager

    Born and raised in southern Florida, Cindy has grown her career in healthcare over the past 11 years. She began as a certified medical assistant and has advanced her education along the way. After moving to Atlanta, and discovering that they do not enjoy the snow, Cindy and her family came back to their salt-water roots in July of 2018.