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  • Our Surgical Staff

    Our highly trained surgical staff is prepared to provide you with quality care — before and after your surgery.

    For more information about our perioperative services, please call (906) 483-1335 or (800) 573-5001 (toll-free). 

    • Andress, Tim, CRNA, BSN

      Tim is certified by the Council on Certification of Nurse Anesthetists and has been providing anesthesia care for nearly 25 years.

    • Bow, Jennifer, MD

      "I really like hip and knee replacement surgeries. One of the reasons I chose this as a specialty is that you can clearly see the benefit of the surgery. My patients' pain is remarkably improved and the quality of their lives improves notably, that's rewarding as a doctor."

    • Brueggeman, Jonathan, DPM, FACFAS

      Dr. Brueggeman provides total foot care for broken bones, torn ligaments, bunions, hammer toes, heel spurs, arch pain, arthritis, and fungal infections of the skin and nails.

    • Brueggeman, Megan, PA-C

      Megan Brueggeman, PA-C works alongside the orthopaedic team at Portage Health.

    • DuBois, Louis, CRNA

      A board-certified anesthesiologist providing professional care to clients across the life continuum.

    • Folker, Randy, MD

      Dr. Folker is board certified in otolaryngology (Ear, Nose and Throat) and travels to Hancock to see patients on a regular basis in our main campus Visiting Specialists Clinic. He also performs surgeries in our operating room.

    • Heichel, David, MDDavid Heichel, MD, is a board certified Otolaryngologist by the American Academy Otolaryngology/ Head and Neck Surgery.
    • Holladay, Theresa, DO, FACOOG, NCMP

      Dr. Holladay is board certified in obstetrics and gynecology. She is a fellow of the American College of Osteopathic OB/GYN and is a credentialed provider of the North America Menopausal Society.

    • Jahoda, Andrew, MD

      Dr. Jahoda is board certified in urology.

    • Kass, Kathryn, PA-C, MS, CCD

      Kathryn sees patients as part of our orthopaedic team.

    • Kenny, Emily, MD

      Dr. Kenny sees patients in the main campus OB/GYN clinic. She also delivers babies in the Family Birthing Center.

    • Klemme, Kirk, MD

      Dr. Klemme is board certified in anesthesiology and emergency medicine and serves as the Anesthesia Department clinical director.

    • Lang, John MD

      Dr. Lang has nearly two decades of experience in anesthesiology.

    • Liston, Wade, DO

      Dr. Wade Liston is board certified in surgery and sees patients in the main campus surgery clinic.

    • Meyer, Julie, DO

      Dr. Meyer is board certified in obstetrics and gynecology and sees patients in the main campus OB/GYN clinic. She also delivers babies in the Family Birthing Center.

    • Peer, Christopher, MD

      Christopher Peer, MD specializes in knee and shoulder surgeries and has fellowship-training in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine.

    • Primeau, Jesse, PA

      Works with Drs.Peer and Bow in Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine. Jesse assists in Surgical Procedures, manages postoperative recovery and manages common muskuloskeletal injuries. Jesse is an intergral part of the Orthopaedics team.

    • Salmi, Michael, CRNA, MNA

      Michael is certified by the Council on Certification of Nurse Anesthetists and has provided anesthesia to United State’s Armed Forces in Iraq and Germany.

    • Sears, Tim, MD, FACS

      Dr. Sears is board certified in surgery by the American Board of Surgery.

    • Wright, Kris, CRNAKris Wright has a broad range of experience and more than 20 years of practice in anesthesiology.


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