James S. De Moss, DO, FACEP

SWMES, PC President Board of Directors

  • Residency: Michigan State University / Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies
  • Medical Education: MSU / College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Undergraduate Education: Oakland University, Rochester, Michigan

D. Jay Walbridge, DO, FACEP

SWMES, PC Vice President / Treasurer Board of Directors Member

  • Residency: Mount Carmel Mercy Hospital
  • Medical Education: Michigan State University, College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Undergraduate Education: University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado

Andrea Allman, DO, AOBEM

SWMES, PC Board of Directors Secretary
Bronson LakeView ED Medical Director

  • Residency: Midwestern University
  • Medical Education: Midwestern University – Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Medical Interests: Women’s Healthcare Issues, Healthcare for the Underserved
  • Personal Interests: Spending Time with My Family

Scott C. Gibson, MD, FACEP

SWMES, PC Board of Directors Member
Bronson Methodist Hospital ED Medical Director

  • Residency: Methodist Hospital of Indiana, Indianapolis
  • Medical Education: University of Michigan
  • Undergraduate Education: Hope College, Holland, Michigan
  • Medical Interests: Emergency Department Operations, Undergraduate EM Education, Handoff’s in EM, EMTALA, Medical Staff Relations
  • Community Interests: Missions
  • Personal Interests: Technical Scuba Diving, Boating, Running, Skiing, Hanging with the Family

Robert Prodinger, DO, FACEP

SWMES, PC Board of Directors Member
Bronson Battle Creek ED Medical Director

  • Residency: MSU / E. W. Sparrow Hospital and Ingham Regional Medical Center
  • Medical Education: MSU / College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Undergraduate Education: Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan
  • Medical Interests: Operational Improvements, System Development & Quality and Safety in Healthcare
  • Personal Interests: Aviation, Sailing, Biking, Woodworking

Ryan Seim, MD, FACEP

SWMES, PC Board of Directors Member

  • Residency: Michigan State University / Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies
  • Medical Education: The Chicago Medical School
  • Undergraduate Education: Truman State University, Kirksville, Missouri
  • Medical Interests: International Medicine, Sports Medicine
  • Personal Interests: Skiing, Soccer, Golf, Water Sports, Travel

Jessica Wright, DO, FACEP

SWMES, PC Board of Directors Member

  • Residency: Michigan State University / Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies
  • Medical Education: Des Moines University, Des Moines, Iowa
  • Undergraduate Education: University of Northern Iowa
  • Personal Interests: Golf, Outdoor Activities

Zbigniew Srodulski, MD, FACEP

SWMES Board of Directors Member
Bronson Hospital President’s Award Recipient for 2008

  • Residency: Butterworth Hospital Grand Rapids, MI
  • Medical Education: The Chicago Medical School University of Health Sciences, Chicago, IL
  • Undergraduate Education: University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL

Sherrie Bencik, MD, FACEP

  • Residency: Michigan State University / Kalamazoo Center For Medical Studies
  • Medical Education: University of Wisconsin
  • Undergraduate Education: Washington University

Daniel Bouwman, MD, ABPM Occupational Medicine

  • Residency: Southwestern Michigan Area Health Education Center
  • Medical Education: Michigan State University College of Human Medicine & Masters in Public Health at Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Undergraduate Education: Hope College, Holland, Michigan
  • Medical Interests: Occupational & Environmental Medicine, Toxicology and Population Health Management
  • Personal Interests: Music (Guitar, Percussion & Vocals), Outdoor Activities

Kenneth Brennan, MD, FACEP

  • Residency: University of Cincinnati
  • Medical Education: Michigan State University College of Human Medicine
  • Undergraduate Education: Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan
  • Medical Interests: Teaching Clinical Practice of Emergency Medicine

Matthew Brindley, MD, FACEP

  • Residency: Michigan State University / Kalamazoo Center For Medical Studies
  • Medical Education: Michigan State University of Human Medicine
  • Undergraduate Education: Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan
  • Medical Interests: Wilderness Medicine, Critical Care, Ultrasound & EMS
  • Personal Interests: Family, Skiing, Mountain Biking, Scuba Diving

James Dartt, MD, FACEP

  • Residency: Michigan State University
  • Medical Education: Wayne State University
  • Undergraduate Education: Bowling Green State University
  • Medical Interests: Wilderness Medicine
  • Personal Interests: Hiking, Fishing, Home Improvements

Jonathan Dadurian, MD, FACEP

  • Residency: Western Michigan University School of Medicine
  • Medical Education: Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine
  • Undergraduate Education: Texas A&M University, Corpus Christi, Texas
  • Medical Interests: Toxicology, Tactical Medicine
  • Personal Interests: Piano performance, Film, Travel, Chess, Information Technology & Security

Brian DeVetter, MD, FACEP

Matthew Dommer, MD, FACEP

Bronson LakeView Hospital Chief Medical Officer Bronson President’s Award Recipient for 2010

  • Residency: Michigan State University / Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies
  • Medical Education: Wayne State University School of Medicine
  • Undergraduate Education: Nazareth College, Kalamazoo, Michigan

Mark Dzwik, MD, FACEP

  • Residency: Henry Ford Hospital
  • Medical Education: Wayne State University School of Medicine
  • Undergraduate Education: Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan
  • Medical Interests: Ultrasound
  • Personal Interests: Detroit Tigers, Golf

William Fales, MD, FACEP

  • Residency: Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, PA
  • Medical Education: Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA
  • Undergraduate Education: Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Indiana, Pennsylvania
  • Medical Interests: EMS, Disaster Medicine, Medical Simulation
  • Community Interests: EMS, Healthcare Preparedness, Injury Prevention
  • Personal Interests: Camping, Kayaking, Backpacking, Travel

Maureen McGlinchey Ford, MD, FACEP

  • Residency: Henry Ford Hospital
  • Medical Education: Michigan State University
  • Undergraduate Education: Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo Michigan
  • Medical Interests: Interventions for ED Frequent Users, ED Ultrasound, Organized Medicine/Health Care Reform
  • Community Interests: Community Resource Utilization & Access to Health Care
  • Personal Interests: Family & Friends, Water Sports, Camping, Hiking, Travel, Books

Lisa Forrest, MD, FACEP

  • Residency: Methodist Hospital of Indiana
  • Medical Education: Michigan State University College of Human Medicine
  • Undergraduate Education: Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan
  • Medical Interests: Health Care for the Insured and Uninsured Population
  • Community Interests: Free Clinic of Kalamazoo
  • Personal Interests: Travel, Animals

Megan Gest, MD, FACEP

  • Residency: WMU School of Medicine, Emergency Medicine Residency Program
  • Medical Education: Loyola University, Stritch School of Medicine
  • Undergraduate Education: University of Michigan

Joel Goldberg, MD, FACEP

  • Residency: Mount Sinai Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio
  • Medical Education: The Chicago Medical School
  • Undergraduate Education: University of California, Los Angeles
  • Medical Interests: Tropical Medicine
  • Personal Interests: Camping, Hiking, Geocaching, Biking

Heather Grothous, DO

  • Residency: MSU Emergency Medicine, Co-Chief Resident
  • Medical Education: Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine, D.O.
  • Undergraduate Education: University of Toledo, B.A. in Anthropology, Minor in Chemistry

David Hartman, MD, FACEP

  • Residency: Butterworth Hospital, Grand Rapids, MI
  • Medical Education: Michigan State University College of Human Medicine
  • Undergraduate Education: Calvin College, Grand Rapids, Michigan
  • Medical Interests: Ultrasound, International EM, Resident Education, Pediatrics
  • Personal Interests: Tennis, Skiing, Golf, Fitness

John Hoyle, MD, FACEP

Mark Kerschner, MD, FACEP

Bronson Hospital ED Co-Medical Director
Bronson Hospital President’s Award Recipient for 2013

  • Residency: Wayne State University / Detroit Receiving
  • Medical Education: University of Illinois, Chicago
  • Undergraduate Education: University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa
  • Medical Interests: Orthopedics, Trauma

Scott Larson, MD, FACEP

Bronson Methodist Hospital Senior Vice President, Medical Affairs & Chief Medical Officer

  • Residency: Michigan State University / Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies
  • Medical Education: University of Illinois College of Medicine
  • Undergraduate Education: Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, Illinois

Jeremiah Ledesma, MD, FACEP

  • Residency: Michigan State University / Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies
  • Medical Education: Michigan State University
  • Undergraduate Education: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan
  • Medical Interests: Trauma, Wound Care, Critical Care
  • Personal Interests: Hunting, Fishing, Home Improvement

Gregory Lendzion, DO, FACEP

  • Residency: Western Michigan University / Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies
  • Medical Education: Midwestern University at Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Undergraduate Education: Oakland University
  • Medical Interests: EMS, Education
  • Personal Interests: Spending time with family, Hiking, Camping

Paul Shing-Fong Lin, MD, FACEP

  • Residency: Michigan State University
  • Medical Education: The Chicago Medical School
  • Undergraduate Education: University of British Columbia
  • Medical Interests: General Surgery, Trauma, ER
  • Personal Interests: Golf, Cars, Water Sports

Jessica McCoy, MD, FACEP

  • Residency: Grand Rapids Medical Education and Research Center
  • Medical Education: Michigan State University
  • Undergraduate Education: Central Michigan University, Mount Pleasant, Michigan
  • Medical Interests: Administration and Education, Trauma and Disaster Systems, and Organized Medicine – MSMS and ACEP
  • Community Interests: Coaching Youth Basketball, Directing Youth Theater, and Working With Non-Profit Corporations
  • Personal Interests: Spending Time with My Husband and 4 Children, Entertaining, Traveling, Outdoors, Camping, Musical Theater

Thomas Mikulski, DO, FACEP

Bronson South Haven Hospital ED Medical Director

Residency: Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit

Medical Education: Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine

Undergraduate Education: Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan

Medical Interests: Critical Care, Palliative Medicine, Education

Personal Interests: Food, Farming, Art

David Overton, MD, FACEP

  • Residency: St. Joseph Mercy Hospital (Internal Medicine) and University of Cincinnati (Emergency Medicine)
  • Medical Education: Wayne State University School of Medicine
  • Undergraduate Education: Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan
  • Medical Interests: Medical Education

Philip Pazderka, MD, FACEP

Residency: Michigan State University / Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies

Medical Education: University of Nebraska Medical Center

Undergraduate Education: University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Medical Interests: Medical Education

Brandon Plante, DO

  • Residency: Michigan State University / Sparrow Health Systems, Lansing, MI
  • Medical Education: Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Undergraduate Education: Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan
  • Medical Interests: EMS & Pre hospital Care
  • Personal Interests: Outdoors, Family

Wesley Rigot, MD, FACEP

  • Residency: Michigan State University / Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies
  • Medical Education: MSU College of Human Medicine
  • Undergraduate Education: Albion College, Albion, Michigan

Ryan Smith, MD, FACEP

  • Residency: MSU/KCMS
  • Medical Education: University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine
  • Undergraduate Education: University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
  • Medical Interests: Toxicology, Hyperbarics, Ultrasound
  • Personal Interests: Scuba Diving, Boating, Hunting, Family

Timothy VanderKooy, MD, FACEP

  • Residency: University of Michigan and University of Colorado School of Medicine Department of Pediatrics EM Fellowship
  • Medical Education: Wayne State University School of Medicine
  • Undergraduate Education: Calvin College
  • Medical Interests: Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Tyler Vaughn, MD, FACEP

  • Residency: Michigan State University / Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies
  • Medical Education: Southern Illinois University School of Medicine
  • Undergraduate Education: Benedictine University
  • Medical Interests: EMS, Disaster Medicine, Emergency Preparedness, Mass Casualty Management
  • Community Interests: Firefighting
  • Personal Interests: Cycling, Camping with Family, Travel, Kayaking

Mary Wilkins, MD

  • Residency: Southwestern Michigan Area Health Education Center
  • Medical Education: University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska
  • Undergraduate Education: Chadron State College, Chadron, Nebraska

Devin Woelzlein, MD, FACEP

  • Residency: Michigan State University / Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies
  • Medical Education: Wayne State University
  • Undergraduate Education: University of Michigan
  • Medical Interests: Trauma and Airway Management
  • Personal Interests: Running, Snow boarding, World Travel

James Yenger, DO, AOBEM

  • Residency: Metropolitan Hospital, Grand Rapids, Michigan
  • Medical Education: Des Moines University, Des Moines, Iowa
  • Undergraduate Education: Bethel College

Charles Zeller, Jr., MD, FACEP

Bronson Methodist Hospital Board of Directors Member SWMES Past President

  • Residency: Michigan State University / Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies
  • Medical Education: Indiana University School of Medicine
  • Undergraduate Education: Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana
  • Medical Interests: Medical liability issues, EMTALA, Advancement of Medical Care for Southwest Michigan (Particularly Emergency Medicine) and Continuing Emergency Medical Education
  • Community Interests: Multiple Charitable, Benevolent and Community Foundations
  • Personal Interests: Golf, Leisure Reading, Lake Michigan Shoreline, Family

Advanced Practice Providers

Tim Carlisle, PA-C

SWMES, PC Lead Advanced Practice Provider

Medical Education: Western Michigan University, Masters of Science in Medicine, PA-C

Undergraduate Education: Central Michigan University

Medical Interests: Emergency Medicine, Cardiology

Personal Interests: Skiing, Running, Yard work, Sports, Reading

Jarod Bailey, PA-C

Medical Education: Western Michigan University, Masters of Science in Medicine, PA-C

Undergraduate Education: WMU BS in Biomedical Science, Kalamazoo, Michigan

Medical Interests: Emergency Medicine, Orthopedics

Deborah Breen, PA-C

Medical Education: Daemen College, Amherst, NY

Undergraduate Education: Daemen College, Amherst, NY

Medical Interests: Emergency Medicine, Occupational Medicine

Community Interests: Animal Rescue, Fitness Coaching

Personal Interests: Scuba Diving, Fitness & Nutrition, Skiing, Travel

Tescha Carr, PA-C

Medical Education: Western Michigan University, Masters of Science in Medicine, PA-C

Undergraduate Education: Olivet College, Olivet, Michigan

Personal Interests: Basketball, Softball, Motorcycles, Biking, Hiking, Boating/Fishing, and

Traveling. Spending quality time with family and friends

Bryn Cartmill, PA-C

Medical Education: Western Michigan University, Masters of Science in Medicine, Physician Assistant

Undergraduate Education: Saint Mary’s College, Notre Dame, Indiana

Personal Interests: Running, Reading, and Travel

Patrick Dougherty, PA-C

Medical Education: Western Michigan University, Masters of Science in Medicine, Physician Assistant

Undergraduate Education: Western Michigan University, Bachelor of Science, Biochemistry

Medical Interests: Emergency Room, Hospitalist

Community Interests: Small Business Owner/Investor

Personal Interests: Family, Snowboarding, Mountaineering, Hiking, Kayaking, Running

Matthew Dugan, PA-C

Medical Education: Nova Southeastern University, Orlando, FL, Masters of Science

Undergraduate Education: Wingate University, Wingate, NC

Medical Interests: Adult and Pediatric Trauma, Critical Care Medicine, and Post Resuscitation Hypothermia Research

Community Interests: Special Olympics

Personal Interests: Crossfit, Swimming, Barbecue, Surfing, Freediving

Gregory Hughes, PA-C

Medical Education: Western Michigan University, Masters of Science in Medicine, PA-C

Undergraduate Education: Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan

Breanna Kellogg, PA-C

Medical Education: Midwestern University

Undergraduate Education: Grand Valley State University

Personal Interests: Outdoors, Sports – especially Basketball, Reading

Laura Kujacznski, PA-C

Medical Education: Western Michigan University, Masters of Science in Medicine, PA-C

Undergraduate Education: Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan

Medical Interests: Emergency Medicine, Cardiology

Andrew Kurkiewicz, PA-C

Medical Education: Western Michigan University, Masters of Science in Medicine, PA-C

Undergraduate Education: Lake Superior State University, Bachelor of Science, Social Science

Medical Interests: Emergency Medicine, EMS, Cardiology

Andre Pride, PA-C

Medical Education: Western Michigan University, Masters of Science in Medicine, PA-C

Undergraduate Education: Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan

Medical Interests: Emergency Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine

Robert Salmon, PA-C

Medical Education: Western Michigan University, Masters of Science in Medicine, PA-C

Undergraduate Education: Bachelor of Science, Andrews University, Berrien Springs, Michigan and Masters, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan

Medical Interests: ER Medicine, Lifestyle Medicine

Community Interests: Smoking Cessation Coordinator

Personal Interests: Water & Snow Skiing, Golf, Hockey, Travel

Danielle Shouldice, PA-C

Medical Education: Wayne State University

Undergraduate Education: Michigan State University

Medical Interests: Emergency Medicine, Trauma, Orthopedics & Oncology

Community Interests: Relay for Life

Personal Interests: Swimming, Motorcycles

Troy Stutz, PA-C

Steve Waskiewicz, NP-C

Medical Education: Michigan State University

Undergraduate Education: Michigan State University

Medical Interests: Diabetes, Pediatrics, Emergency Care

Community Interests: Valley Family Church, Volunteering

Personal Interests: Downhill Skiing, Running, Swimming

Michelle Watson, PA-C

Medical Education: Western Michigan University, Masters of Science in Medicine, PA-C

Undergraduate Education: Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan

Matthew Wilton, PA-C

Medical Education: Western Michigan University, Masters of Science in Medicine, PA-C

Undergraduate Education: Bachelor of Science, Health Studies, Minor in Chemistry, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan

Medical Interests: Pre hospital Medicine and Resuscitation, Physiologic Rehabilitation During Fire/Rescue Operations, Domestic Preparedness, CBRNE / WMD

Community Interests: Firefighting and Technical Rescue Services, Public Safety Training and Teaching CME for Pre hospital Personnel

Personal Interests: Hunting, Fishing, Camping, Woodworking