Our Specialty Clinics are designed to provide our patients with convenient, regular access to a variety of area medical specialists who have consulting privileges at Three Rivers Health. Located in Medical Office Building 1 on the Three Rivers Health campus (just west of the main hospital building), we also offer diagnostic and therapeutic procedures such as chemotherapy administration, and urodynamics. We do everything possible to meet your appointment and scheduling needs, answer your questions, provide patient education, and direct you to other health care resources.
Our services currently include the following specialties:
Audiology is a branch of science dealing with hearing, and epecially with therapy of individuals having impaired hearing.
Practitioners: John Tecca, Ph.D. and Kristy Deithers, Au.D. — Hearing Services and Systems, Portage
Available: Friday mornings
Appointments: Call (269)324-0555 or 1(888)660-2482
Allergy & Asthma
Allergists are physicians trained to diagnose and treat reactions due to irritating agents or allergens. Allergic reactions can result from unusual sensitivities to medicines, foods, pollens, and other substances.
Practitioner: Lokesh Edara, M.D. & Elena Lewis, M.D. — Asthma Allergy Center, Portage
Available: Thursday mornings
Appointments: Call (269)342.0196 or 1.888.533.7177
Cardiologists specialize in diseases of the heart, lungs, and blood vessels and manage complex cardiac conditions such as heart attacks and life-threatening abnormal heart beat rhythms. Cardiologists also perform complicated diagnostic procedures such as cardiac catheterization, and consult with surgeons on heart surgery.
William Campbell, M.D. — Cardiology Care at Borgess, Kalamazoo
Umakant S. Doctor, M.D. — Cardiology Care at Borgess, Kalamazoo
Sreenivas-Kamath, M.D. — Borgess Heart Center for Excellence, Kalamazoo
Dr. Campbell: Tuesday mornings and Friday mornings
Dr. Doctor: some Monday afternoons
Dr. Kamath: Mondays
Dr. Kamath, call (269)381.3963 or 800.632.7737
For Dr. Campbell, call (269)226.5050 or 800.632.2254
For Dr. Doctor, call (269)276.0800 or 888.825.1982
Dermatology is the branch of medicine and medical specialty dealing with the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the skin, mouth, external genitalia, hair, and nails, as well as a number of sexually transmitted diseases. Dermatologists have extensive training and experience in the diagnosis and treatment of skin cancers, melanomas, moles, and other tumors of the skin, contact dermatitis, and other allergic and non-allergic disorders, and in the recognition of the skin manifestations of systemic (including internal malignancy) and infectious diseases. The dermatologist also has expertise in the management of cosmetic disorders of the skin, such as hair loss and scars.
Practitioner: David Semler, M.D. -- Southwest Michigan Dermatology, Portage
Available: Thursday afternoons
Appointments: Call (269)321.7546
Gastroenterologists are specialists in a branch of medicine concerned with the structure, functions, diseases, and pathology of the stomach and intestines. Hepatologists are specialists in the liver.
Practitioners: Tarun Sharma, M.D. — Kalamazoo Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Available: Dr. Sharma is available on Mondays
Appointments: Call 269-385-9900 or 800.654.1977
Male Health Clinic
Practitioner: Mariano Orca, M.D., F.A.C.S. — Lake Country Urology, Sturgis
Appointments: Call (269)651.4708
Nephrologists diagnose and treat disorders of the kidney - including dialysis of body wastes when the kidneys do not function - high blood pressure, and problems involving fluid and mineral balance, in addition to consulting with surgeons about kidney transplantation.
Practitioner: Prince J. Sidhu, M.D. — Nephrology Center, Kalamazoo
Available: Thursday mornings
Neurologists specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of disorders and diseases affecting the brain, spinal cord, peripheral nerves, muscles, and autonomic nervous system, as well as the blood vessels that relate to these structures.
Practitioners: Fayyaz Mahmood, M.D. — Borgess Neurology, P.C.
Appointments: Call (269)381.7380
Medical Oncologists specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of all types of cancer and other benign and malignant tumors. These subspecialists decide on and administer chemotherapy for malignancy, as well as consult with surgeons and radiotherapists on other treatments for cancer.
|Our new state-of-the-art chemotherapy suite now |
accommodates up to 8 patients at a time, open
Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 4:30 pm.
Practitioner: Glen Heggie, M.D. — West Michigan Cancer Center, Kalamazoo
Available: Wednesday mornings
Appointments: Call (269)273-9691
Podiatrists, also known as Doctors of Podiatric Medicine (DPM), diagnose and treat disorders, diseases, and injuries of the foot and lower leg. Podiatrists treat corns, calluses, ingrown toenails, bunions, heel spurs, arch problems, foot complaints associated with diseases such as diabetes, and ankle and foot injuries, deformities, and infections. To treat these problems, Podiatrists prescribe drugs, order physical therapy, set fractures, and perform surgery. They also fit corrective inserts called orthotics, design plaster casts and strapping to correct deformities, and design custom-made shoes.
James Simonds, Jr., D.P.M. — Simonds Foot & Ankle Clinic, Kalamazoo
Dr. Simonds: Thursday afternoons
For Dr. Simonds, call (269)381.9060 or 800.300.3668
Pulmonologists diagnose and treat pneumonia, pleurisy, asthma, occupational diseases, bronchitis, sleep disorders, emphysema, and other complex disorders of the lungs. Pulmonologists test lung functions in many ways, endoscope the bronchial airways if necessary, and prescribe and monitor mechanical assistance to ventilation.
Practitioner: Michael Warlick, M.D. — Borgess Pulmonary Medicine, Kalamazoo
Appointments: Call (269)345-1161
A specialist in Urology is qualified to manage benign and malignant medical and surgical disorders of the adrenal gland and of the genitourinary system. Urologists have a comprehensive knowledge of skills in endoscopic, percutaneous, and open surgery of congenital and acquired conditions of the reproductive and urinary systems and their contiguous structures.
Gregor Blix, M.D., and Mark Lucas, M.D. — Healthcare Midwest, Kalamazoo
Mariano Orca, M.D., F.A.C.S. — Lake Country Urology, Sturgis
Dr. Blix and Dr. Lucas: on alternating Mondays
Dr. Orca: Wednesday afternoons
For Dr. Blix and Dr. Lucas, call (269)349.9745
For Dr Orca, call (269)651-4708
A Vascular Medicine specialist provides comprehensive, integrated, long-term care for individuals with peripheral arterial disease, acute and chronic venous diseases, and lymphatic disease.
Practitioners: Krishna M. Jain, M.D., F.A.C.S. and Mark C. Rummel, M.D., F.A.C.S. — Advanced Vascular Surgery, P.C., Kalamazoo
Available: Every other Tuesday
Appointments: Call (269)226-5200 or (800)448-9684
Sarat Vaddineni, MD HCMW General and Vasuclar Surgery, Kalamazoo
Appointments: Call (269) 349-7696
Located in Medical Office Building 1, 711 S. Health Parkway
Hours: See individual clinics' listings for hours, or call
For More Information
To learn more about the Three Rivers Health Specialty Clinics in general, contact us at:
Three Rivers Health
Medical Office Building 1
711 S. Health Parkway
Three Rivers, MI 49093