Foster Family Community Health Center Provides New Healing Space

April 24, 2019 A redesigned community health library, café, and Urgent Care all are part of upgrades to the newly-named Foster Family Community Health Center, 550 Munson Ave. in Traverse City. A generous gift from the Foster family led to these changes. The newly updated facility provides resources...

What is COPD All About? Speaker’s Bureau presented by Dr. Matthew Mazur

November 6, 2018 Gaylord, Mich. — Matthew Mazur, DO, a provider with Munson Healthcare OMH Medical Group – Internal Medicine, will present on Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), providing background information on the disease, current and upcoming treatment options, and expectations...

Helping COPD Patients Get Back Their Breath

March 15, 2017 Munson Medical Center program promotes better quality of life Hauling semi-loads of furniture across the country, inhaling diesel fumes, smoking cigarettes and breathing other’s second hand smoke caught up to Michael Hahnenberg. The 59-year-old Traverse City resident developed chronic...

Quality Health Care Happens One Patient at a Time

January 24, 2017 U.S. News and World Report puts spotlight on Munson Medical Center specialties Chris Shotwell is quick to voice his appreciation for the quality of heart care available close to his Traverse City home. The 67-year-old retiree underwent quadruple bypass surgery in 2012 and has been a faithful...

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease takes your breath away

November 12, 2015 November is also National Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Awareness Month. The disease is the third leading cause of death in the United States.  National statistics show COPD kills more than 120,000 Americans each year and causes serious, long-term disability for many others....