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  • New Edition of South Sound Magazine Recognizes MultiCare Doctors

    Several Named in

    See the June issue of South Sound Magazine for profiles of several MultiCare physicians who were named in the article, “Eight doctors who make a difference.”

    The article featured several South Sound physicians who make a positive impact with their patients, the community and the world.

    MultiCare affiliated and employed physicians featured include:

    • Dr. George Tanbara, Co-Founder, Pediatrics Northwest
    • Dr. Brian Kott, Interventional Neuroradiologist, TRA Medical Imaging at Tacoma General
    • Dr. Donald Mott, Medical Staff Consultant at Good Samaritan
    • Dr. Champ Weeks, Urologic Surgeon with MultiCare
    • Dr. Glenn Tripp, Medical Director of the Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics and Neurodevelopment Center at Mary Bridge

    Several other physicians nominated for the distinction were also mentioned:

    • Dr. Ronald K. Woods, Chief of Mary Bridge/Swedish Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery
    • Dr. Chris Stefanelli, Director of Pediatric Cardiology, Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital
    • Katherine Cleveland, PA, Mary Bridge/Swedish Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery
    • Patti Fuchs, RN, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital
    • Wendy Jacobs, RN, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital
    • Lynne Nelson, RN, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital
    • Mary Kessler, RN, Hematology/Oncology, Covington MultiCare Clinic
    • Dr. Lauren Colman, Oncology, Gig Harbor MultiCare Medical Park
    • Dr. Gregory Popich, Orthopedic Surgery/Sports Medicine, Pacific Sports Medicine
    • Dr. Min-Chun Chen, MultiCare Regional Cancer Center
    • Anne Flynn, OTR, MultiCare Adult Outpatient Rehabilitation Services
    • Karen Perz, PT Program Coordinator, Vestibular & Balance Clinic, MultiCare Neuroscience Center
    • Dr. Mario Alinea, MultiCare Occupational Medicine
    • Paul Brimhall, Program Manager, MultiCare Transfusion-Free Medical and Surgical Program
    • Dr. David Embrey, Program Research Coordinator, Children’s Therapy Unit, Good Samaritan Hospital

    Congratulations to our winners! Magazines are available at local newsstands or go to

    Posted on Jul 2, 2008 in