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Trisha Fennell, MPAS, PA-C

Trisha Fennell is a Certified Physician Assistant licensed in the state of Texas.  She worked in the field of Orthopaedic Spine Surgery for her first 8 years as a Physician Assistant.  Trisha assists Dr. Diehl at Performance Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine located in Frisco, TX.

Her duties include assisting in surgery, treating patients in the office, hospital rounds, on-call coverage, as well as helping cover games and sporting events for local high schools.

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Education & Experience

  1. Bachelor of Science in Clinical Laboratory Studies – Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
    Lubbock, TX

  2. Masters in Physician Assistant Studies – Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
    Midland, TX

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA)
  • Texas Academy of Physician Assistants (TAPA)


National Commission of Certified Physician Assistants (NCCPA) – Current

Get to Know Trisha

Trisha currently lives in Lewisville, TX and has been married to her husband, Moss Fennell, since November 2005.  She has two beautiful children, Maddi and Wyatt, who fill up the majority of her free time outside of work.  However, in the rare moments she has time for herself, she enjoys working out, shopping, and watching the Food Network and HGTV channels.  She also enjoys spending time with family and friends as much as possible.

Wonderful Client Feedback

Great staff!  Love this place, would highly recommend. Had no issues after knee surgery!!


Dr. Maurer’s honest approach to discussing options and talking TO me, not AT me, is a great comfort when making these big decisions.


Dr. Diehl was very kind and caring. I don’t think there is a person in this office who is not professional and personable. They go above and beyond for their patients.


Very impressed with Dr. Lessner. Very thorough and listened to me. He gave me multiple treatment options and involved me in the decision making. Highly recommend!


I’ve recuperated very well with physical therapy after having both knees replaced here. I’m on my way to walking normally again and without pain. They take time to listen and explain everything completely.


This has been one of the best medical care experiences I’ve had, from our initial consultation to post-op visits to physical therapy. Dr. Diehl and his team are a very caring, friendly, and professional group. I had a left knee injury (meniscus and ACL tears). Thank you!!