Charlevoix Physician Honored for Immunization Efforts

June 20, 2019 Charlevoix pediatrician Roderic Tinney, M.D., FAAP, recently was named the 2019 CDC Childhood Immunization Champion for Michigan for his efforts to ensure area children are protected from childhood diseases. The recognition comes from the Association of Immunization Managers and the CDC’s...

F.F. McMillan, MD: Caring Through the Storms of Life

May 8, 2019 He arrived in Charlevoix in 1919 to build a medical practice as a new hospital prepared to open its doors.  And despite personal challenges and tragedies, F.F. McMillan, M.D., made his mark as a caring and tireless physician who touched many lives – not the least a grandson who also...

Memorial Bridge in Charlevoix is Closed and Traffic is Being Diverted

May 3, 2019 UPDATE: The Memorial Bridge is now fixed and traffic is returning to normal. This article originally appeared in the Petoskey News Review on 5/3/2019. CHARLEVOIX — Around 10:45 a.m. today, Friday, officials with the Charlevoix-Cheboygan-Emmet Central Dispatch Authority issued a notice...

100 Years of Caring: Recalling Robert Bruce Armstrong, M.D.

February 26, 2019 Note: As part of its year-long centennial celebration, Munson Healthcare Charlevoix Hospital offers a glimpse into the people who made it what it is today. This is the first in a series. He helped pioneer medical care through the air to Beaver Island, testified at the “trial of the...

"If you want your old life back, this is the place that can make it happen!"

February 22, 2019 “If you want your old life back, this is the place that can make it happen! Life as you know it does not have to be over. Just go for it! You won’t be sorry!” Wise words from 64-year-old patient John Teesdale – who completed cardiac rehab at Munson Healthcare...