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Meet the Staff

The staff at Midwest Orthopaedics is eager to assist you with scheduling, billing, and any other questions or concerns you might have. Please do not hesitate to give us a call at (913) 362-8317 when you need us.

Barbara Sack

Barbara Sack, MHSA, CMPE
Executive Director

Barbara has been the Executive Director for Midwest Orthopaedics since 2004. She is a certified medical practice executive (CMPE), with a masters in health services administration (MSHA) and over 25 years of experience as a practice administrator.

Barbara has been an active member of the American Association of Orthopaedic Executives (AAOE) since 2004 and has served in various leadership capacities, including 6 years on the Board of Directors and as President of the organization.

Mary Millett

Mary Millett
Surgery Scheduler, Clinical Manager

Mary has been with Midwest Orthopaedics since 1977, starting as a nurse for Dr. Nye. She schedules surgeries and a variety of tests for our patients, manages the clinical employees, and serves as the practice memory bank.

Leslie Riley

Leslie Riley
Clinical Supervisor

Leslie has worked at Midwest Orthopaedics since 2010.  She is a Radiologic Technologist and attained her degree from Colorado Technical University.  She holds a Kansas license and a national license with ARRT.  She is a member of Midwest AAOE and ASRT.  Leslie has completed ortho tech and cast training.  She started in the xray department and is now the Clinical Supervisor. She oversees day to day operations in the clinical area which includes working directly to support our Physicians and Physician Assistants with coordinating patient care. Leslie also floats from clinic to other departments as needed and helps troubleshoot IT issues that may arise.

Shannyn Tinberg

Shannyn Tinberg, CPC
Billing Manager

As our billing manager and a certified professional coder (CPC), Shannyn works with all of the insurance carriers and supervises the billing operations for our group. Contact Shannyn with billing questions at (913) 322-7815.

Cindy Zahner

Cindy Zahner
Phone Nurse

Patients with questions for the doctors will speak with Cindy, our phone nurse. She has been with the practice since 2009, and has been a nurse for over 40 years and has worked in hospitals, ERs, and physician offices. She takes all calls for medical issues, and checks with the doctors for the best course of action. She then calls patients back to let them know what the doctor recommends. Cindy can be reached at (913) 322-7819.

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