Team Members


Kristin Proto

Practice Administrator

With more than 20 years of healthcare experience in Nevada, Kristin Proto’s strong operational and financial sense has garnered successful results in healthcare management.  She has worked with some of Las Vegas’ most established providers and practices. Her background includes management roles in multiple specialties, including orthopedics, cardiology, internal medicine, and physical therapy.  At Battle Born Bone & Joint Center, Kristin employs her extensive experience and leadership skills in overseeing daily operations, managing the revenue cycle, ensuring employee satisfaction, and setting strategic goals.

Navigating through the everchanging landscape of healthcare, Kristin prides herself on her strong work ethic and maintaining positive relationships with networks, providers, staff, and most importantly: our patients.  She is consistently searching for ways to improve the delivery of healthcare and providing better access to care from the patients’ perspective.

Kristin holds a Bachelor of Science in Health Care Administration from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.


Michelle Santa Maria

Care Coordination and Scheduling


Michelle is the Front Office Specialist at Battle Born Bone and Joint Center.  She is dedicated to coordinating the overall care of our patients. This includes scheduling appointments and referrals, managing patient records, insurance verification, and insurance authorizations for all services.

Michelle was born and raised in Hawaii, and moved to Las Vegas in 2010.  She has been working in the healthcare industry for over 20 years in orthopedics and diagnostic facilities. Michelle is a patient advocate and strives to create a positive and efficient experience for all our patients.

Battle Born Bone & Joint Center
7455 Washington Ave, Suite 460
Las Vegas, NV 89128
Phone: 702-765-0884
Fax: 702.765.0862
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