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Peter Millett, MD, MSc
Peter Millett, MD, MScOrthopedic Shoulder Specialist
Dr. Peter Millett is an orthopaedic surgeon and partner at the internationally renowned Steadman Clinic in Vail, Colorado. Consistently selected as one of the “Best Doctors in America,” Dr. Millett specializes in disorders of the shoulder, knee, and elbow as well as all sports-related injuries. He uses advanced open and arthroscopic surgical techniques to restore damaged joints, ligaments, and bones. To learn more about Dr. Millett, please click here.
Amy Manske
Amy ManskePractice Manager

Amy began her career with The Steadman Clinic 14 years ago at the then satellite clinic in Breckenridge, Colorado. Over the years at The Steadman Clinic, Amy has been the Director of Operations and recently the VP of Operations.  Prior to her executive management role, she worked in many different departments within the clinic. “I feel very fortunate to join Dr. Millett and his team.  My goal and desire is to help continue the tradition of excellence for Dr. Millett’s practice, by ensuring our patients come first with genuine care and dedication from each of us.”

Amy grew up in Connecticut and England.  She graduated with a Bachelor of Science from The University of Tampa, in Kinesiology/Adult Fitness.  She made her way to Colorado in 1999. Amy resides in Breckenridge with her husband and their two daughters. Amy enjoys CrossFit, skiing, creating parties and the beach.

Brian Davis
Brian DavisPhysician Assistant
Brian joins Dr. Millett’s team with over twenty years of orthopaedic experience. Brian started his medical journey as a paramedic in Southern California for five years while completing his undergraduate work. Later, Brian pursued the Physician’s Assistant Program at Western University where he graduated as a PA-C in 1992. Seventeen years ago Brian relocated to the Vail Valley where he has gained the majority of his experience. Brian stays active in the community, volunteering his time with disabled children at Round Up River Ranch and helping Disabled Veterans. Brian enjoys spending time with his wife and twins. His interests include sailing, fly fishing, and horseback riding.
Jason Kron
Jason KronPhysician Assistant
Jason Kron joins Dr. Millett’s team as a Physician Assistant with an extensive background in emergency medicine. After his experience as a patient of a Physician Assistant, Jason was inspired to purse a career as a Physician Assistant in Orthopedics. He received his Master’s Degree from Emory University’s Physician’s Assistant Program in 2012.

Prior to returning to school, he worked numerous years in fire and rescue in Atlanta, Georgia. There, he specialized in hazardous material and mass crisis emergency response. In 1997, Jason received his Bachelor of Science in Recombinant Genetic Techniques from Western Kentucky University. Jason is an avid mountain biker and adventure racer, who never misses the Kentucky Derby. He and his wife have three young boys and lovingly declare their home “casa de chaos.”

Joe Cygan
Joe CyganAthletic Trainer
Joe Cygan joined Dr. Millett’s team as an athletic trainer after spending two years as a Musculoskeletal Specialist for Sonosite Ultrasound. Prior to that, he spent 6 years as an Athletic Trainer for the United States Olympic Committee. He completed his undergraduate studies at Quincy University, his masters degree in Exercise and Leisure Studies with an emphasis in Sports Psychology at Murray State University. Joe was a One Year Fellow Athletic Trainer for the United States Olympic Committee in 2002-03. He also has experience with extreme sports after working several X-Games. Born in Fairview Heights, IL., Joe helps coordinate Dr. Millett’s clinic as well as community outreach. He loves to hike and explore the outdoors.
Brooke M. DelVecchio
Brooke M. DelVecchioPT, DPT, OCS
Brooke was born and raised in North Dakota and received her bachelor’s degree in Biology from Minnesota State University—Moorhead. Brooke moved to Colorado soon after completing her undergraduate degree, where she spent 5 years whitewater rafting and skiing prior to returning to the Dakotas to attend graduate school. Brooke obtained her doctorate in physical therapy from The University of South Dakota and returned to Colorado to work at Howard Head Sports Medicine in 2010. As a former member of the U.S.Women’s National Raft Team and an avid mountain biker, skier and hiker, Brooke enjoys living and working in the Vail Valley. Brooke received her board certification in orthopaedics in 2015 and enjoys working with clients of every age and ability. Brooke treats a variety of orthopedic and musculoskeletal injuries and is the team leader for Dr. Millett of The Steadman Clinic.
Olivia Fernandes
Olivia FernandesAthletic Trainer

Olivia was originally born in Texas, and grew up throughout the United States as both of her parents were serving in the United States Air Force. Olivia received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Athletic Training from the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford. Seeking to further her education and get a change in climate, Olivia accepted a graduate assistantship position at the University of Florida. During her time at the University of Florida, she worked in the Department of Recreational Sports where she had the opportunity to work as an Athletic Trainer for various unique sport club teams while also earning her Master of Science Degree in Applied Physiology and Kinesiology with a concentration in Athletic Training.

After her two years in Florida, Olivia moved to Vail to complete her Athletic Training Fellowship at The Steadman Clinic. Recently completing the program, Oliva now joins Dr. Millett’s team as an Athletic Trainer. Olivia enjoys traveling, cooking, being outdoors, exercising, drawing and relaxing with friends and family.  More recent exciting news includes her engagement to Nathan Neff, a Physical Therapist with Howard Head. Although temporarily living in Vail, they have big dreams of owning a tiny home someday.

Amanda Rakow
Amanda RakowSurgical Scheduler
Amanda joins our team from Indianapolis, Indiana. She attended Indiana University to purse a degree in Sports Marketing. Deciding that her passion for helping others was calling her elsewhere, Amanda received her Surgical Technologist degree and began working at Riley Children’s Hospital in Indianapolis. During her time there, she scrubbed in with Pediatric surgical cases, assisting in Orthopedics, Plastics, Genitourinary and Neurology. 

Wanting something a little more than what the Midwest had to offer, she moved to Vail, Colorado in 2014 and started working at the Vail Valley Surgery Center. There, she scrubbed in with surgical cases assisting all of The Steadman Clinic physicians. During her 2 years in the operating room, Amanda specialized in assisting Dr. Millett’s surgical procedures. In 2016, Amanda received the opportunity to officially join Dr. Millett’s team as his Surgical Coordinator. Through her hands-on experience in the operating room, Amanda brings a unique knowledge base and expertise to help assist patients through the surgical process.

Amanda is a die-hard dog lover and enjoys mountain biking, getting swole at CrossFit, and all things creative. Between Winter and Summer in the mountains, Amanda prefers Summer. Amanda and her boyfriend Ryan live in Avon with their energetic puppy rescue Fiona.

Kim DeBettencourt
Kim DeBettencourtInsurance Coordinator
Kim joins our team from Oak Bluffs, Massachusetts, a small town on the island of Martha’s Vineyard. Kim went to the College of Charleston where she studied Business Administration, Hospitality and Tourism Management. After attending school in the South, she moved to San Diego and then Boston. During her time on the West and East coast she worked in restaurant management and sales.

In 2010, Kim decided to move to Vail for a Winter. Due to the friendly community and strong friendships she developed, Kim has now lived in the Vail Valley for 7 years. Through Kim’s experience working in the hospitality industry, she helps provide patients with exceptional service during the surgical process.

When she is not working, Kim likes to take her dogs and travel; whether it is camping in Moab or a weekend in Taos she is always up for a new adventure.

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