Meet the Hofmann Team

Our Hofman Arthritis Institute team of surgeons and expert staff are here to provide you with the best care. From non-surgical to surgical methods, we’ll happily guide you to the best option for your healthcare needs.

Aaron Hofmann, M.D.

Renowned board-certified orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Aaron Hofmann, is the founder of the Hofmann Arthritis Institute. Dr. Hofmann is also the Director of the new Center for Precision Joint Replacement at …

Christopher Tkach, M.D.

Christopher K. Tkach, MD is board-certified orthopedic surgeon from Oklahoma City. He is currently doing a fellowship in adult reconstruction at Hofmann Arthritis Institute. He attained his undergraduate degree in …

Michael Blatter, DO

Michael Blatter, DO is a fellowship-trained Orthopedic Trauma Surgeon.  He received his undergraduate degree at Utah Valley University followed by a master’s degree in medical health sciences and a doctorate from …

Joshua Stam, PA-C

Joshua Stam, PA-C, earned a bachelors degree in medical laboratory science at the University of Utah. Joshua worked for several years in the laboratory helping with research and developing interpretive skills of complex body processes …

Christian Barney, PA-C

Christian Barney, PA-C, MPAS, is a Salt Lake County native. He completed his undergraduate degree at the University of Utah. Christian then prepared for his physician assistant …