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Aurora BayCare in the News: Colon cancer screening at 45

Fri, Jun 11, 2021

6/11/2021

Aurora BayCare in the News: Colon cancer screening at 45

Dr. Erik Johnson, a colorectal cancer surgeon with Aurora BayCare Medical Center, joined WLUK Fox 11’s “Good Day Wisconsin” morning news show to discuss new age guidelines for colorectal screenings.

 

The American Cancer…


BayCare Clinic offers new treatment for leg, back pain

Wed, Jun 2, 2021

6/2/2021

BayCare Clinic offers new treatment for leg, back pain

GREEN BAY – BayCare Clinic Pain & Rehab Medicine offers a new treatment for leg and back pain. It’s called Vertiflex.

 

It’s a minimally-invasive outpatient procedure that delivers long-term relief for patients who h…


Aurora BayCare Urological Surgeons expands Marinette, Two Rivers teams

Tue, Jun 1, 2021

6/1/2021

Aurora BayCare Urological Surgeons expands Marinette, Two Rivers teams

Aurora BayCare Urological Surgeons has expanded services at two locations in northeastern Wisconsin.

 

Megan Krumrie-Horkey, a physician assistant, is seeing patients in Marinette at Aurora Medical Center – Bay Area, 300…


Meet Dr. Joshua Piotrowski, urologist

Tue, Jun 1, 2021

6/1/2021

Meet Dr. Joshua Piotrowski, urologist

Joshua Piotrowski was set on his path to a medical career in a unique way. He got scolded.

 

Piotrowski recalls his senior year at Wausau West High School in central Wisconsin and the incident that steered him toward a c…


Meet Dr. Stephen Brada, anesthesiologist

Fri, May 21, 2021

5/21/2021

Meet Dr. Stephen Brada, anesthesiologist

Dr. Stephen Brada is first and foremost an anesthesiologist.

 

But there is more to life than working, more to learn and experience out there in the world. That’s what Brada loves to explore.

 

Brada has long seen hi…


BayCare Clinic announces recent scholarship recipients

Mon, May 10, 2021

5/10/2021

BayCare Clinic announces recent scholarship recipients

Ten area students recently earned scholarships from the BayCare Clinic Foundation.

 

The foundation distributed the scholarships on behalf of its Griffin Scholarship and BayCare Clinic Foundation Healthcare Scholarship…


BayCare Clinic orthopedics group holds groundbreaking

Fri, May 7, 2021

5/7/2021

BayCare Clinic orthopedics group holds groundbreaking

A groundbreaking event on Thursday morning, May 6, marked the official start of work by Orthopedics & Sports Medicine BayCare Clinic to consolidate its Green Bay area operations into one location.

 

Eleven orthoped…


Meet Dr. David Gossman, otolaryngologist

Tue, May 4, 2021

5/4/2021

Meet Dr. David Gossman, otolaryngologist

While growing up, Dr. David Gossman, an otolaryngologist with BayCare Clinic Ear, Nose & Throat, admired his father – a lot.

 

Gossman’s father was an oculoplastic surgeon. That’s an ophthalmologist who has been ex…


Meet Dr. Craig Olson, orthopedic surgeon

Fri, Apr 30, 2021

4/30/2021

Meet Dr. Craig Olson, orthopedic surgeon

At a basic level, healthcare is a partnership between patients and doctors. As partners, patients must have as much of a say in their care as their doctor, says Dr. Craig Olson of BayCare Clinic.

 

Olson, an orthopedic…


Learn to compress and shock; you might save a life

Fri, Apr 30, 2021

4/30/2021

Learn to compress and shock; you might save a life

Free CPR, AED training available May 15

Knowing how to apply cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and use an automated external defibrillator (AED) saves lives, the Compress & Shock Foundation suggests.

 

About 350…


Meet Dr. Kirk Dimitris, orthopedic surgeon

Fri, Apr 23, 2021

4/23/2021

Meet Dr. Kirk Dimitris, orthopedic surgeon

Kirk Dimitris enjoys working on cars and using his hands to build, fix and make mechanical repairs.

 

Working on his 1985 Mustang is similar to performing orthopedic surgery, says Dimitris, an orthopedic surgeon with O…


BayCare Clinic in the News: Groom has back surgery; ready to stand for vows

Mon, Apr 12, 2021

4/12/2021

BayCare Clinic in the News: Groom has back surgery; ready to stand for vows

Dr. Richard Harrison of BayCare Clinic Neurological Surgeons recently performed a lumbar fusion on Daniel Boushka of Green Bay, who was terrified at the thought of having to stand in agonizing pain at his wedding this mo…


Meet Dr. Christopher Painter, emergency medicine physician

Tue, Apr 6, 2021

4/6/2021

Meet Dr. Christopher Painter, emergency medicine physician

Some things never change, at least, that’s been the case with Dr. Christopher Painter, an emergency medicine physician. He’s always had a knack for staying busy with his hands and with his mind.

 

“As a kid I was very …


BayCare Clinic in the News: Vaccine helps some COVID-19 long-haulers

Tue, Apr 6, 2021

4/6/2021

BayCare Clinic in the News: Vaccine helps some COVID-19 long-haulers

An unscientific poll has found that the COVID-19 vaccine appears to lessen infection symptoms among some long-haulers, people plagued with prolonged symptoms like fatigue and brain fog.

 

Dr. Laura Vogel-Schwartz, an e…


BayCare Clinic offers free skin screenings

Mon, Apr 5, 2021

4/5/2021

BayCare Clinic offers free skin screenings

Plastic Surgery & Skin Specialists by BayCare Clinic will hold a free skin screening event on Monday, May 3.

 

The event, from 2 to 5 p.m., is part of national Melanoma Monday Awareness efforts. It will be held at …


BayCare Clinic in the News: COVID-19 vaccine distribution

Mon, Apr 5, 2021

4/5/2021

BayCare Clinic in the News: COVID-19 vaccine distribution

Dr. Ashwani Bhatia, chief medical officer with BayCare Clinic, was interviewed by Achal Bassamboo, a professor of decision sciences and operations at the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University, about COV…


BayCare Clinic orthopedic surgeon competes in vintage car race

Wed, Mar 31, 2021

3/31/2021

 

“To me, this is a lot like surgery, except it’s more calming. Once I’m in the car, it’s calming.”

 

That’s what Dr. Craig Olson says about racing his vintage high-performance car, a 1985 Ford Mustang. For him, racing i…


5 technical college students earn EMT scholarships

Wed, Mar 31, 2021

3/31/2021

5 technical college students earn EMT scholarships

Five students from the emergency medical services program at Northeast Wisconsin Technical College have been awarded scholarships from Aurora BayCare Medical Center and the BayCare Clinic Foundation.

 

The awards were …


Meet Dr. Mark Kroll, urgent care physician

Fri, Mar 26, 2021

3/26/2021

Meet Dr. Mark Kroll, urgent care physician

For almost 30 years, Dr. Mark Kroll has enjoyed a career that allows him to do one of the things he loves most – keeping people healthy.

 

That’s a far cry from his youth, when he struggled to choose a career.

 

As a…


BayCare Clinic in the News: LUCAS device

Tue, Mar 23, 2021

3/23/2021

BayCare Clinic in the News: LUCAS device

BayCare Clinic and Aurora BayCare Medical Center donated a combined $10,000 to the Kaukauna Fire Department for the purchase of a LUCAS device.

 

Firehouse Subs in Kaukauna donated funds for the purchase of a second LU…


Danelski joins Plastic Surgery & Skin Specialists by BayCare Clinic

Thu, Mar 18, 2021

3/18/2021

Danelski joins Plastic Surgery & Skin Specialists by BayCare Clinic

Cassady Danelski, RN has joined the care team at Plastic Surgery & Skin Specialists by BayCare Clinic as a plastic surgery nurse and RN injector.

 

A registered nurse for more than 10 years, Danelski has worked in …


Aurora BayCare in the News: Healthy meal with Dr. Matthew Schmidt

Thu, Mar 18, 2021

3/18/2021

Aurora BayCare in the News: Healthy meal with Dr. Matthew Schmidt

Dr. Matthew Schmidt, an interventional cardiologist with Aurora BayCare Cardiology, served up a healthy meal option on WLUK Fox 11’s Good Day Wisconsin morning news show.

 

Schmidt made Asian Style Salmon and Zucchini …


Meet Dr. W. Scott Dougherty, urological surgeon

Tue, Mar 9, 2021

3/9/2021

Meet Dr. W. Scott Dougherty, urological surgeon

Urology is a demanding career. It requires intense medical training, long, taxing hours and the appropriate level of skill to provide patients with correct diagnoses and treatment options.

 

For Dr. W. Scott Dougherty,…


BayCare Clinic Foundation in the News: From tragedy comes some good

Thu, Mar 4, 2021

3/4/2021

BayCare Clinic Foundation in the News: From tragedy comes some good

In late November 2020, a motor vehicle accident took the life of 29-year-old Shelby Matzke. She was the daughter of De Pere Fire Chief Al Matzke and Toni Matzke, an Aurora BayCare Medical Center employee.

 

Members of …


Meet Dr. Dan Miller, emergency medicine physician

Fri, Feb 26, 2021

2/26/2021

Meet Dr. Dan Miller, emergency medicine physician

When Dr. Dan Miller joined BayCare Clinic in late 2020, it was a homecoming of sorts. That’s because as a medical student, Miller trained under some of the BayCare Clinic providers he would later call his colleagues.

 


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