Lyndsey ClearyPhysician Assistant
Physician Assistant Lyndsey Cleary graduated cum laude from Rutgers University with a Bachelor of Science in Public Health and a minor in Biological Sciences. She then returned to Rutgers University to receive her Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies.
Lyndsey is board certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. She is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants, New York State Society of Physician Assistants and Physician Assistants in Orthopaedic Surgery. She has always been interested in orthopaedics and joined Dr. Thomas Youm’s practice at RYC Orthopaedics following her graduation in 2020.
Lyndsey is a native of New Jersey but currently resides in New York City. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, and dogs of all kinds.
Shawn M. Duda, PA-CPhysician Assistant
Shawn Duda PA-C is a Physician Assistant who proudly graduated from New York's Pace University-Lenox Hill Hospital Physician Assistant Program in 2018. He received his Bachelor's degree from the University of Central Florida. Originally intending to pursue a degree in Physical Therapy, he was introduced to the Physician Assistant role while working in an orthopaedic/physical therapy setting and immediately altered his academic and professional direction.
Shawn is board certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants, and is also an active member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants; the New York State Society of Physician Assistants; as well as the Physician Assistants in Orthopaedic Surgery. He is deeply focused on providing the most up-to-date and best possible care for all patients he treats. Being a competitive athlete himself, Shawn is thoroughly dedicated to the orthopaedics specialty. He joined RYC Orthopaedics in 2019 and currently works alongside Dr. Donald Rose.
Shawn was born and raised in Orlando, Florida and currently resides in New York City. In his spare time, he enjoys playing soccer, hiking, cycling and spending time with his family and friends.