Heart & Vascular Team

At UP Health System, we are proud to have some of the best heart & vascular specialists in the region. Click on the photos below to learn more about our team.

Cardiology



Gary Friesen, MD
Cardiologist



Thomas LeGalley, MD
Cardiologist

Pediatric & Adult Congenital


James Reinhart, MD
Cardiologist

Cardiovascular Surgery


Bradford Blakeman, MD
Cardiovascular Surgeon


Daniel De Oliveira, MD
Cardiovascular Surgeon


Cemil Purut, MD
Cardiothoracic Surgeon

Electrophysiology


Mark Cowan, MD
Electrophysiologist


Rudy Evonich, MD
Electrophysiologist


Brian Jaffe, MD
Electrophysiologist

Interventional Cardiology


Kristofer Dosh, MD
Interventional Cardiologist
 

Nelson Gencheff, DO
Interventional Cardiologist
 

 

John Pap, MD
Interventional Cardiologist
 

David Pesola, MD
Interventional Cardiologist
 

Interventional Radiology


Jacob Hakkola, MD
Interventional Radiologist


Ashley Veale, PA-C
Interventional Radiologist

Physician Assistants


Robyn Carli, PA
Physician Assistant
 
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Catherine Swanson, PA
Physician Assistant
 

Kristin Parrish, PA
Physician Assistant
 

Stacie Powers, PA-C
Physician Assistant

Ingrid Hoenke, PA-C
Physician Assistant

Nurse Practitioners



Christianne Collins, NP
Nurse Practitioner
 

Samantha Conklin, NP
Nurse Practitioner

Ami Klein, NP
Nurse Practitioner

Kristi Swarthwood, NP
Nurse Practitioner

Bryan Harris, NP
Nurse Practitioner

Cardiac Rehabilitation


Lawrence Bergwall
Program Manager, Exercise Physiologist


Emily DeSchepper
MS, Exercise Physiologist


Lisa Studnicka

MS Exercise Physiologist


For more information or to make an appointment, please call (906) 449-3440.