Erla Jeanne Dutkowski, NP-A

Erla Jeanne Dutkowski, NP-A
  • Practicing Department: Orthopaedics
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Female

I am a member of the Orthopaedic Geriatric Fracture Team working in collaboration with Orthopaedic surgeon, Julie Switzer MD and Veronica Carson NP. My role on the team is bone health and osteoporosis. The Orthopaedic Department offers a Bone Health /Osteoporosis Clinic for all patients over the age of 45 and who have sustained fractures. This clinic offers osteoporosis screening, health education, osteoporosis evaluation and treatment initiated. Complex secondary causes of osteoporosis are screened for and referrals are made to Endocrinology /Metabolic Bone Clinic for complex cases.



  • Professional School in Nurse Practitioner: University of California San Francisco 1978
  • Certification: ANCC-Adult Nurse Practitioner