Dr. Gary Voytik

Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon
Gary J. Voytik, D.O. received his Doctorate of Osteopathy at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1991 and did his internship at Community General Osteopathic Hospital in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. He completed his residency in orthopedic surgery at Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine and later became Board Certified by the American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgery. In 2003, Dr. Voytik received his Physician’s MBA from Auburn University.

Dr. Voytik has been practicing in Cleveland, Tennessee since 1996. He stays current on the latest techniques in orthopedic care through continuing education. His practice emphasizes general orthopedics, corrective and rehabilitative medicine for Workman’s Compensation patients, hand surgery, back pain, along with sports medicine, including improving athletic performance and strength. He also emphasizes wellness and rehabilitative medicine.

Dr. Voytik is dedicated to his wife and three beautiful children. He is passionate as team physician for multiple local high schools, and an advocate for the promotion and enhancement of high school athletic programs. He enjoys RVing with his family, is an avid sports fan, and actively involved in his community.

Brandon West, PA-C

Brandon West, PA-C, is a 1993 graduate of Cleveland High School. He served as a police officer for the Cleveland Police Department for 10 years before deciding to change careers from law enforcement to medicine. Brandon decided to pursue his education by returning to Lee University, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude in 2010. Soon after, Brandon moved to Atlanta, Georgia, where he was accepted into Emory School of Medicine Physician Assistant Program. In 2013, he graduated with his Master of Science in Physician Assistant and returned to his hometown of Cleveland, TN.

He practiced general primary care medicine for four years prior to joining Voytik Center for Orthopedic Care in 2017. In his off time, Brandon keeps himself active and healthy through physical fitness, hiking and running. He is married to Evie Lastra West. Together, they have two children, Josh and Brooklyn.

Justin Kirkpatrick, FNP-C

Justin graduated from Cleveland high school in 2005. He went on to pursue his Bachelor's of Science in Nursing at the University of Tennessee Chattanooga, graduating in 2009. While working in the emergency department Justin pursued his advanced degree as a nurse practitioner, graduating in 2014. He spent a total of 11 years working in emergency medicine.

Justin has spent many hours as a preceptor training nurse practitioner students and physician assistant students for schools including Southern Adventist University, Bethel University, and Lincoln Memorial University.

Justin joined VCOC in 2020. This is his first move back to Cleveland after being away for approximately 15 years. He is excited to return to his hometown and be a part of the community.

During his time off Justin enjoys spending time with his family and two young children. He enjoys mountain biking and being outdoors.