Our Staff

Mellissa Frietchen, CO (Practice Manager)

Mellissa is a certified orthotist who has been with Scott-Larson, Inc. since 1999. She has a BS degree from Drury University and received orthotic certification from Rancho Los Amigos Rehabilitation Center in Downey, California. Mellissa completed her residency with Rehab Designs of America in Kansas City at their Children’s Mercy and KU Medical Center offices.

Mellissa enjoys the challenges and rewards that being an orthotist provides. Each patient is unique and each device is custom made to ensure the best fit and outcome. Mellissa strives to maintain a high level of education, experience, and compassion in order to provide the best complete patient care.


Michelle Henslee, CO 

Michelle is a certified orthotist that recently rejoined the Scott-Larson team – she was with us for over 10 years. She was raised in Springfield and attended Drury University and Missouri State University. She enjoys the challenges of every patient and designs a device custom to their needs. She is looking forward to reconnecting with her former patients, and meeting some new ones as well.