Manistee Pediatrician Announces Retirement

July 7, 2021 After a 44-year career in medicine, pediatrician Paul Gunderson, MD, has announced that he will be retiring at the end of August. He has cared for children in Manistee for the last 35 years. “Sharing my patients' journeys from infancy to adulthood has been a blessing to me,” said...

Phoebe D. Danziger, M.D., Joins Munson Healthcare

July 7, 2021 Phoebe D. Danziger, M.D., has joined the medical staff of Munson Healthcare Otsego Memorial Hospital as a board-certified physician specializing in pediatrics. Dr. Danziger enjoys caring for children of all ages and has a particular interest in newborn care and medical ethics. During her medical...

Health System Names Women’s, Children’s Executive Director

March 25, 2021 Munson Healthcare President of Ambulatory Services and Value Based Care Laura Glenn announced today that Joan Rikli, M.B.A., M.S.N., R.N., CPNP-PC, NE-BC, has been named Women’s and Children’s Service Line executive director. Rikli will have responsibility for coordinating...

Elayna H. Dush-Bryant, M.D., Joins Munson Healthcare

November 17, 2020 Elayna H. Dush-Bryant, M.D., has joined the staff of Munson Medical Center as a physician specializing in pediatrics.  Dr. Dush-Bryant practices at Kids Creek Children’s Clinic, 5024 N. Royal Dr., Traverse City. She is accepting new patients, and appointments can be made by calling...

Priority Health Recognizes Munson Healthcare CIN Practices

October 1, 2020 Five Munson Healthcare Clinically Integrated Network (CIN) practices were recently recognized by Priority Health for improving health care outcomes for patients throughout northern Michigan. The Priority Health Quality Awards are given to physicians and physician offices that achieve the highest...