Champion Orthopaedics

Expert Care

From the first smile as you meet our office manager, you'll know you're in good hands. Each of our staff is here to make sure you are provided with the best care possible. Get to know a little about us.

Our Office Staff

April Johnson
Front Desk Reception
April has 19 years of Orthopedic experience and attended Northwest Community College in Senatobia, MS. She is from Horn Lake and currently lives in Southaven with her husband and daughter.

Yvonne Rhoades
Patient Ambassador
Yvonne has been in the medical field for over 10 years. She grew up in the Desoto County area where she currently lives with her son.

Jason Clifton
X-Ray Technician
Jason has been in the medical field for 3 years. He is from Corinth, MS where he currently lives with his wife and 2 sons.

Colton Dunn
Athletic Trainer
Cole graduated from Delta State University and has 4 years of orthopedic experience. He is from Pearl, MS and currently lives in Olive Branch with his wife.



Our Orthopaedic Team

Doctor Tim Micek

Dr. Micek Received his BS in Chemistry and Biology at The State University of New York. He completed his medical school/ training at Syracuse University. His Orthopaedic training was a seven year program completed at the prestigious University of Virginia.

Dr. Micek has Served as Sports medicine director at multiple Universities and High schools, most recently at 6A Walton high school in Atlanta. He has also been involved with sports enhancement training, Nutritional health and injury prevention. Dr. Micek has a national knee and distributed joint supplement that has been developed to help people of all ages.

Dr. Micek has been involved with church activities his whole life. Starting bus ministries into inner cities, attending Bible college for one year and even spending a year on the mission field. Currently, Dr. Micek and his family are living within the Olive Branch area.

He is Board certified with the ABOS.

Jeffrey Pipkin, FNP-C

Jeff Pipkin, originally from Hickory Flat, MS, became a part of the Champion Orthopaedic family in 2018. In 2005 Jeff graduated from Northeast Mississippi Community College with an Associates Degree in Nursing. Professionally, Jeff spent several years in Nurse Management within the Baptist Hospital Organization. In 2015 Jeff graduated from University of North Alabama with a Bachelor's Degree in Nursing and then focused his studies on becoming a Nurse Practitioner. Jeff completed his studies in 2016 graduating from the University of Mississippi for Women with a Master's Degree in Nursing. Jeff brings over a decade of knowledge to our team and looks forward to providing quality healthcare to North Mississippi and West Tennessee.

Kevin Yekaitis, FNP-C

Details coming soon.


Title Glossary
PA-C - A Certified Physician Assistant or associate (PA) is a healthcare professional who is licensed to practice medicine as part of a team with physicians.
RT(R) - Radiological technician (Registered)


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