Joel Chretien, PA-C

Physician Assistant

Joel Chretien is a certified physician assistant. He works primarily with Dr. Eric Hoffman, who specializes in sports medicine, with a special interest in arthroscopic treatment of knee and shoulder injuries. Joel has been with OA since 2011.


  • National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA)
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA)
  • Physician Assistants in Orthopaedic Surgery (PAOS)
  • Downeast Association of Physician Assistants (DEAPA)

Education & Training

  • Clark University, Worcester, MA
  • University of New England, MSc physician assistant, Biddeford, ME


  • University of Maine, athletic training internship
  • Moloka’i High School, head athletic trainer

Primary Contact Info

Phone (207) 828-2100