Michael Bolan, DOMichael Bolan, DO

Medical degree: Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine – East Lansing, MI

Other Medical Experience:

  • Lead Physician, Family Medicine Inpatient Service – Metro Health Hospital – Grand Rapids, MI
  • Private Practice – South Kent Family Care – Grand Rapids, MI
  • Clinical Associate Professor – Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine – East Lansing, MI
  • Preceptor – Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine (Kirksville, MO) and Breton Health Center (Grand Rapids, MI)

Medical Interests:

  • Inpatient medicine
  • Complex disease management
  • Diabetes, including insulin pumps
  • Procedural medicine
  • Preventive medicine
  • Well patient care
  • Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine

Justin Hwang, DOJustin Hwang, DO

Medical degree: Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine – Vallejo, CA
Residency: UW Family Medicine Program – Wausau, WI (2018)

Work Experience:

  • Wilderness Emergency Medical Tech

Medical Interests:

  • Management of chronic diseases
  • Adult medicine
  • Pediatric medicine

Kevin O’Connell, MDKevin O’Connell, MD – Associate Program Director

Medical degree: UW School of Medicine & Public Health – Madison, WI
Residency: UW Family Medicine Program – Wausau, WI

Other Medical Experience:

  • Medical Staff President – Aspirus Wausau Hospital
  • Medical Director of Employee Health
  • Medical Director of Benedictine Manor Nursing Home
  • Medical Advisor of Marathon County Health Department

Medical Interests:

  • AIDS/HIV research, cares and treatment
  • Care, treatment and support of transgender patients
  • Obstetrics
  • Women’s health issues

swanson-mistiMisti Swanson – Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Graduate: Master of Social Work – UW Milwaukee – Milwaukee, WI
Undergraduate: Bachelor of Social Work – Creighton University – Omaha, NE

Other Social Work Experience:

  • Readjustment Counseling Therapist – Department of Veteran Affairs
  • Treatment Social Worker – Copper Lake School/Lincoln Hills School and Southern Oaks Girls’ School
  • AODA/Drug Treatment Court Case Manager – JUSTICE 2000

Social Work Interests:

  • Trauma
  • Shame and shame resiliency
  • Mindfulness
  • Personality disorders
  • Dialectical behavior therapy

John Wheat, DOJohn Wheat, DO – Program Director

Medical school: University of Osteopathic Medicine & Health Sciences – Des Moines, IA
Residency: UW Family Medicine Program – Wausau, WI

Other Medical Experience:

  • Family Medicine physician – Aspirus Merrill Clinic
  • Residency staffer
  • Pine Ridge Nursing Home
  • Regional and site Medical Director for Aspirus Clinics

Medical Interests:

  • Inpatient and outpatient family medicine care with interest in pediatrics

Wausau Family Medicine Residency - WI Map

Contact

Jane Meyer
(715)675-3391
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Program Size

15 residents (5 per year)

City Size

39,000 (134,000 metro area)

Program Highlights

Supportive learning environment, on the campus of Aspirus Wausau Hospital, diverse patient population, state-of-the-art clinic

Community Highlights

Picturesque river city, valued for community, strong schools, quality of life, and wide variety of outdoor and recreational activities

Practice setting

Urban, rural