The Orthopaedic Clinic offers family-friendly, prompt and experienced care.
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Monday through Friday
(After-hours appointments also available)
APD Orthopaedic Clinic
Medical Office Building at APD
17 Alice Peck Day Drive C
Lebanon NH 03766
Map of APD (See Building C)
- Joel Dizon, PA-C
- Sarah Liegl, MS, PA-C
- John P Houde, MD
- Leonard M Rudolf, MD
- Ivan M. Tomek, MD
- Rebecca Van Dolah, MS, PA-C
- Total joint replacements
- Sports medicine
- Orthopaedic conditioning
- Fracture Care
- In-house x-rays
Our team of professionals diagnoses and treats a variety of orthopaedic conditions including hip and knee disorders, arthritis, athletic injuries, overuse injuries, and common fractures or dislocation. Our clinic features a highly qualified surgeon with decades of experience in New England. Dr. Leonard Rudolf is Board Certified in orthopaedic surgery and performs general orthopaedic procedures, including hip and knee replacements, on the APD campus.
Dr. Leonard Rudolf is an orthopaedic surgeon performing knee arthroscopies and hip and knee joint replacements, with a sub-specialty in treatment of the lumbar spine. Dr. Rudolf also performs a new technique, SI joint fusion, to manage SI (sacroiliac) joint pain. He received his medical degree from the University of Besançon, France, serving orthopaedic residencies at Jewish Hospital in Brooklyn, New York and Medical Center and Harlem Hospital Center in New York, New York. He completed his internship at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn and a fellowship in Spine Surgery at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center in New York.
Dr. John Houde - brings 15 years of experience as a board certified Orthopaedic Surgeon, specializes in general orthopaedics and sports medicine. He is a graduate of Dartmouth Medical School and completed his residency and fellowship at the University of Massachusetts Medical Center in Worcester, Massachusetts. He also served in the US Air Force as an Orthopaedic Surgeon. Dr. Houde resides in Meriden, NH and was most recently affiliated with Valley Regional Hospital.
Dr. Ivan Tomek - specializes in total joint replacement and has been practicing in the Upper Valley since 2003. Dr. Tomek received his medical degree from Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, Canadafollowed by a residency in orthpaedic surgery at McGill University, Montreal, PQ, Canada.His fellowship took place at the Hospital for Special Surgery, Cornell University, New York, NY, with emphasis on adult reconstruction (joint replacement). That training culminated in board certification in orthopaedic surgery with the Royal College of Surgeons of Canada.
Joel Dizon, PA - Dizon is a graduate of the California State University in Chico, California where he earned his undergraduate degree in exercise physiology. A certification as Emergency Medical Technician preceded his receiving a MA in physician assistant studies at Oregon Health & Science University in Portland, Oregon.Dizon previously worked in the emergency department at the Harborview Medical Center in Seattle, Washington from 2006 to 2010 and the Access Community Health Center in Madison, Wisconsin from 2010 to 2012. Since 2012, Dizon has focused on sports medicine, foot and ankle and joint replacement as part of Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center Orthopaedic group.
Rebecca Van Dolah, PA - join APD in 2013 as a Physician Assistan. Rebecca's education took place at Franklin Pierce University in Lebanon NH and she performed her residency as a Physician Assistant at Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo MI.
Sarah Liegl, MS, PA-C is a Physician Assistant that performs clinic evaluations and treatment of orthopaedic-related injuries, follow-up care of orthopaedic patients and assists with orthopaedic surgical cases. Sarah works under the direction of Dr. Leonard Rudolf, who has been a distinguished surgeon at APD for over 25 years. She holds a Master of Science in physician assistant studies from Albany Medical College in New York. She also earned a Master of Public Health degree in environmental studies and epidemiology form Northwest Ohio Consortium of Public Health in Toledo, Ohio. Her undergraduate studies were in zoology and African studies at the Uiversity of Wisconsin.