Photo: Sara Kadlec, PA-C
Physician Assistant to: 
Lorri J. Fulkerson, MD

Sara Kadlec grew up in North Dakota prior to calling Colorado home. She obtained her bachelor of science degree in biological sciences from Colorado State University and graduated with honors. While at CSU, she spent time on the track, cross country, and triathlon teams. After graduation, she worked in neuroscience and endocrinology research and also ran a summer camp for children with neuromuscular disorders. She graduated from the University of Colorado’s PA program in 2011 and has been practicing as a PA since that time. Sara is passionate about orthopedics and sports medicine and loves connecting with patients and getting them back to the lifestyle and activities they enjoy.


  • Orthopedics
  • Spine surgery
  • Sports medicine


  • Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences With a Minor in Anatomy: Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO
  • Master of Physician Assistant Studies: University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, CO


Outside of work, Sara is a competitive trail runner and ski mountaineer. She loves traveling, good food, and all things outdoors, but her favorite activity is skiing with her young daughter and husband.