Ian CrossettAthletic Trainer
Ian is a Certified Athletic Trainer (ATC) and has worked with Dr. Tashjian since 2016. He graduated from the University of Utah in 2013 with a Bachelor’s degree in Athletic Training. He then completed a Master’s degree in Athletic Training from the University of Kentucky in 2016. Ian began working with Dr. Tashjian in the clinic exclusively and then in 2017 started working with Dr. Tashjian in the operating room, as well. In clinic, Ian’s role includes an intake of patients’ symptoms and history prior to Dr. Tashjian going into the exam room and assisting with various procedures, both to aid in clinic flow and to improve the patient experience. In the operating room, Ian assists during the operation and helps with post-operative needs, allowing Dr. Tashjian to focus more on teaching and performing the surgery. Ian grew up here in Salt Lake City, UT. He enjoys skiing, fly fishing, backpacking and riding motorcycles.
Andrea RajniakMedical Assistant
Andrea is a Medical Assistant (MA) and an Advanced EMT and has worked with Dr. Tashjian since July 2017. She received her EMT license through Weber State University and Advanced EMT license through Gold Cross Ambulance. Andrea’s role in clinic includes bringing patients to their exam room, taking a brief history from patients, and ordering any procedures or tests as requested by Dr. Tashjian. Andrea was born and raised here in Utah, mainly in the Davis and Weber County areas. She enjoys working as a first responder, but also loves working in clinic with Dr. Tashjian as well. In her free time she enjoys running her own business as a riding instructor/horse trainer and spends most of her free time with the horses. She also enjoys anything that involves the outdoors including hunting, camping, trail riding, and hanging out with friends and family.
Shawn RehnSurgical Coordinator
Shawn is the Surgical Coordinator for Dr. Tashjian and has worked in many different positions at the Orthopedic Center since 2015. He started out in our call center working as an Orthopedic Service Specialist and then moved to the Sports Medicine check-in desk working as a Patient Relations Specialist. He began his current position as Surgical Coordinator in July 2019. Shawn graduated from the University of Utah in 2018 with a Bachelor’s degree in History and a minor in Anthropology. He grew up close by in the wonderful town of Park City, UT and he has loved living in Utah his whole life. Shawn is a bit of a sports nut and will gladly talk to you about any type of sport, especially if you mention his favorite teams; the Utah Jazz and the mighty University of Utah Utes.
Morgan Fridley Administrative Assistant
Morgan is an Administrative Assistant and has worked with Dr. Tashjian since 2014. She started out as a Surgical Coordinator for him and enjoyed that until July 2019, when she moved into a more administrative role. She graduated from Brigham Young University – Idaho in 2012 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Healthcare Administration. She grew up in Tucson, Arizona and moved to Salt Lake City after graduating from college. She enjoys living in Utah now and especially enjoys seeing the fall colors she never saw while living in Arizona. In her free time, she enjoys reading, going to movies, spending time with family, and going on road trips.