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Administration

AOA Arizona OBGYN Affiliates, ob/gyn medical practice group in Phoenix, Arizona

Paul W. Platzman

Chief Operating Officer

pplatzman@aoafamily.com

Paul was born in New York City and brought up in a small suburb about 35 miles north of the city. After graduating from Colgate University with an AB in Biology, he received his MBA with a concentration in Healthcare Administration in 1982.

Paul has over 30 year experience in managing physician practices, both in the hospital and private practice settings. Paul joined AOA as the Practice Administrator for the Maricopa branch in 2007 and became our Chief Operating Office in May, 2012.

Paul has been married to his wife Debbie since 1982 and they have two grown children. Paul and Debbie enjoy hiking and traveling, but only on non-football weekends.

Paradise Valley OB/GYN physicians in Phoenix, Arizona

Audrey Frost

Practice Administrator

Audrey Frost was born in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. In 1972 she relocated with her family to the White Mountains of Arizona where she attended Northland Pioneer College. Ms. Frost has been with Paradise Valley Ob/Gyn for 14 years. Prior to starting her position with Paradise Valley Ob/Gyn, she was an office manager for another local Ob/Gyn office for 7 years. Audrey continues her education by attending administrative and coding courses annually.

Commitment to her doctors and patients are her number 1 priority. Her loyal and caring staff is a reflection of the doctors she works for. Ms. Frost oversees all departments within the office and has served as project manager for the relocation of her practice on two occasions.

Audrey performs all credentialing duties for her new providers including working with the administrative staff of the Scottsdale Healthcare system.

She enjoys spending time on the beach, but most of all, being with family and friends.

She has 3 fabulous children, twins 23 and her oldest is 27. Her youngest son is currently serving as a U.S. Marine.

Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, today is a gift, that’s why it’s “the present”.
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Maricopa OB/GYN physicians in Phoenix, Arizona

Mindy Shoup

Operations Manager

Bio coming soon.

New Horizons Women's Care, OB/GYN medical practice in Phoenix, Arizona

Ann Anderson

Practice Administrator

Education: High School Graduate

Hometown: Toronto, Ohio

Previous titles/employers/achievements: District Trainer for Kentucky Fried Chicken, District Presidents Award for Kentucky Fried Chicken, 1989 Purchased 1st of 3 Kentucky Fried Chicken Restaurants

Personal Info/Hobbies & Interests: Hobbies: Physical Fitness, Running, Gardening, Charity Volunteering, Staying Active

I enjoy the simple things in life such a being a caring mother to my daughter. A nurturing personality is valuable in all facets of life.

Life Philosophy OR Favorite Quote: Anything is possible with hard work and extra effort. I believe in doing whatever it takes to get things done while maintaining an ethical and professional standard. Dedication and maintaining high standards has been the key to my success.

Estrella Women's Health Center, OB/GYN medical practice in Phoenix, Arizona

Sharon Jones

Practice Administrator

Sharon has worked in the health care industry for over 17 years. Eight of those years were in physician based practices. Although Sharon’s education and background includes a heavy focus on finance, she firmly believes that without patients, there is no practice. Accordingly, Sharon places a great emphasis on the patient experience.

Sharon holds a Bachelor’s degree from Northern Arizona University and a Master’s degree from Western International University.

Personal Info/Hobbies & Interests: Hobbies: hiking, off-roading, traveling and spending time with her family and dogs