Janice Johnston
Primary Care

janice-johnstonGet to Know Dr. Johnston

Dr. Johnston is the AHC Medical Director and a family practice provider who also specializes in pain management services as the leader of our multi-specialty team. She founded AHC’s Safe Skin Program, and is passionate about helping people with the early detection and treatment of this deadly disease. She’s also a music nut who regularly waves a lighter at local blues and jazz venues.

Education

  • Family Practice Residency – Sunnybrook Hospital (Toronto, Ontario), 1995
  • Doctor of Medicine – University of Toronto, 1993
  • Master of Science in Neuroscience – University of Toronto, 1989
  • Bachelor of Science in Human Biology & Biophysics – University of Toronto, 1989

Professional Associations

  • Arizona Academy of Family Physicians
  • American Academy of Family Physicians
  • Canadian Counsel on Family Practice
  • Board Certified in Family Practice

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jennifer sutton
Primary Care

jennifer suttonGet to know Jennifer

Jennifer has over 16 years experience as a registered nurse in the Phoenix area. In April 2017, she received her Masters of Science in Nursing as a Family Nurse Practitioner from the University of Phoenix. Her unwavering commitment to providing quality care and extensive nursing background made her an obvious choice for our family practice team. Prior to joining Arrowhead Health Centers, Jennifer worked extensively at Banner Thunderbird in their emergency room department.

Education

  • Master of Science in Family Nurse Practice – University of Phoenix

 

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Asha Sethi
Primary Care

asha-sethiGet to Know Dr. Sethi

Dr. Sethi is a Family Practice Physician and a member of the primary care team at Arrowhead Health Centers. She enjoys managing complex conditions, and is highly dedicated to the treatment of them. Dr. Sethi is a proud mother of twin sons who are both graduates of Harvard Medical School and are pursuing residency training programs on Otolaryngology and Radiation Oncology in Harvard-affiliated hospitals. In her spare time, she enjoys mentoring her sons, traveling, and reading.

Education

  • Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery – Guru Nanak University, 1975
  • Bachelor of Science – Punjab University, 1970

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Anthony Nelson
Primary Care

ANTHONY NELSONGet to Know Anthony Nelson

Anthony Nelson is a certified Physician Assistant and a member of the primary care team at Arrowhead Health Centers.

Education

  • Master of Physician Assistant (Medical Science) – Midwestern University, 2011
  • Bachelor of Science – University of Arizona, 2007

Professional Associations

  • American Academy of Physician Assistants

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Scottsdale Chiropractor
Chiropractic

Get to Know Dr. Clark

charles-clark
Dr. Clark is a Chiropractor who is a member of the physical rehabilitation team at Arrowhead Health Centers. He has been a chiropractor for 14 years and is dedicated to being a healthcare professional that people can depend on to feel better. His years on the Crowder College baseball team eventually translated into a love for sports medicine and a deep understanding of the true benefi¬ts of consistent chiropractic care for both athletes and non-athletes alike.

Education

  • Doctor of Chiropractic – Logan University, 1998
  • Bachelor of Science in Biology – Fontbonne University, 1995

Professional Associations

  • International Chiropractic Association
  • American Chiropractic Association
  • International Pediatric Chiropractic Association
  • Fellow of the International Academy of Medical Acupuncture

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Dr. Daniel Smith
Chiropractic

daniel-smithGet to Know Dr. Smith

Dr. Smith is a Chiropractor who is a member of the physical rehabilitation team at Arrowhead Health Centers. A native of Rochester, MN, Dr. Smith has always believed in the power and effectiveness of coordinated multi-specialty care. When he’s not in the office, you can find Dr. Smith exploring all over the Southwest — he’s hiked the Grand Canyon 6 times, the Continental Divide over the Rockies, and even canoed 12 miles down the Colorado River!

Education

  • Doctor of Chiropractic– Northwestern College of Chiropractic, 1987
  • Bachelor of Science in Biology – University of Minnesota, 1983

Professional Associations & Certifications

  • Chiropractic Certification in Spinal Trauma
  • Certified in Physiotherapy
  • American Back Society
  • International Chiropractic Association

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Darren Kalanj
Chiropractic

darren-kalanjGet to Know Dr. Kalanj

Dr. Kalanj is a Chiropractor who is a member of the physical rehabilitation team at Arrowhead Health Centers. He has spent the past fifteen years working with some of the most advanced pain management doctors, neurosurgeons, orthopedists and physical therapists in the world. With clinics in British Columbia, Arizona, California and New York, he’s had the opportunity to draw from the best in North America. An avid sports fan and former hockey player, Dr. Kalanj has had the honor of working with the United States Olympic team and the Oakland Raiders. He’s also a RockDoc physician, which means he’s treated entertainers like U2, Jay-Z, Rihanna, and John Legend. Dr. Kalanj is a firm believer in the team approach to healthcare, and believes that a simple road map for treatment and recovery can make all the difference in healthcare outcomes.

Education

  • Doctor of Chiropractic – Palmer College of Chiropractic West, 2001
  • Bachelor of Science in Biology – Trinity Western University, 1998
  • Bachelor of Arts in Physical Education – Trinity Western University, 1997

Professional Associations

  • Board Certified in Physiotherapy
  • Board Certified in Manipulation Under Anesthesia
  • Registered Kinesiologist
  • President of Chiropractic Honor Society
  • Vice President of The BC Association of Kinesiologists

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Dr. Dean Weinberg
Arrowhead Pain Management

Get to Know Dr. Weinberg

Dr. Weinberg is a Chiropractor who is a member of the pain management team at Arrowhead Health Centers. Dr. Dean F. Weinberg graduated from the University of San Francisco with a Bachelors Degree in Nursing in 1997. After passing his State Boards and becoming a Registered Nurse, he started working in several hospitals around San Francisco Bay Area. Having worked in various positions ranging from Critical Care to the Emergency Department, Dr. Weinberg decided to expand his clinical skills, and in 1998 he started his education at Palmer College of Chiropractic, West. Dr. Weinberg graduated in 2002 and became Board Certified by the National Board Of Chiropractic Examiners.

Education

  • Master of Science in Nursing – University of Cincinnati
  • Doctor of Chiropractic – Palmer College of Chiropractic
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing – University of San Francisco

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Deepesh Shah
Arrowhead Pain Management

deepesh-shahGet to Know Dr. Shah

Dr. Shah is a highly-skilled physician who is double boarded in interventional pain medicine and anesthesiology. He is a member of the pain & injury management team at Arrowhead Health Centers, where he serves as the Director of Pain & Anesthesia. Dr. Shah understands how pain can disrupt all aspects of daily living and is passionate about utilizing multimodal approaches to decrease pain, increase function, and overall improve quality of life. He was raised in Arizona and in his free time enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, and showing his passion for all Arizona sports teams.

Education

  • Interventional Pain Management Fellowship – Mayo Clinic, 2008-2009
  • Anesthesiology, Critical Care, and Pain Medicine Residency – Harvard Medical School, 2005-2008
  • Internal Medicine Internship – Banner Good Samaritan, 2004-2005
  • Doctor of Medicine – Creighton University, 2004
  • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology – Creighton University, 2000

Professional Associations

  • American Medical Association
  • American Society of Anesthesiologists
  • American Pain Society
  • International Spine Intervention Society

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Dustin Doyle DPM
Podiatry

dustin doyleGet to Know Dr. Doyle

Dr. Dustin Doyle was born and raised near St. Louis, Missouri. Dr. Doyle earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Medical Science in 2003 from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville and his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine Degree in 2010 from Midwestern University in Glendale, AZ.

Dr. Doyle then completed a three-year Podiatric Medicine and Surgical Residency with Reconstructive Rearfoot/Ankle Surgery training program at St. Vincent Hospital in Worcester, MA. He was trained by a group of more than 20 podiatric surgeons and foot and ankle orthopedists in the diagnosis and treatment of foot and ankle conditions, with extensive training in both conservative and surgical management. He is board qualified in foot surgery and in reconstructive rearfoot/ankle surgery by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery.

After practicing in Massachusetts, Dr. Doyle recently relocated back to the Phoenix area. In his free time, he enjoys cooking, ultimate frisbee, rock climbing, and spending time with his fiancée and their dog.

Education

  • Residency – St. Vincent Hospital & UMass Healthcare System, Worcester, MA, 2013
  • Doctor of Podiatric Medicine – Midestern University, 2010
  • Bachelor of Science in Medical Science – Southern Illinois University – Edwardsville, 2003

Professional Associations

  • American College of Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • American Podiatric Medical Association
  • Wilderness Medical Society

 

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Janelle B
Primary Care

Janelle BGet to know Janelle

Janelle is a family nurse practitioner nationally certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.  Prior to attending graduate training to become a nurse practitioner, she worked as a registered nurse in women’s and newborn care and then in pediatrics at Phoenix Children’s Hospital. She received her Master of Science degree from Arizona State University and has been practicing family medicine for over 7 years. In her free time, Janelle loves to spend time with her husband and two young daughters. They are the light of her life. She also loves to read and travel

Education

  • Master of Science in Family Nurse Practice – Arizona State University, 2009
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing – Arizona State University, 2005

 

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Jamie Serrano
Primary Care

jaime-serranoGet to Know Jaime

Jaime Serrano is a board-certified adult health Nurse Practitioner who is part of the primary care team at Arrowhead Health Centers.

Education

  • Master of Science (Nursing) – Rutgers University, 2007
  • Bachelor of Science (Nursing) – Rutgers University, 2004

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Jessica Nystrom
Primary Care

jessica-nystromGet to Know Jessica

Jessica is a certified Family Nurse Practitioner who is part of the primary care team at Arrowhead Health Centers. She loves working collaboratively with each of her team and each person to develop individualized, holistic, and integrative care plans to improve their well-being. When she is not caring for people, she enjoys traveling, baking, movies, and spending time with her husband and sweet baby boy.

Education

  • Master of Science in Family Nurse Practice – University of Cincinnati, 2012
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing – Arizona State University, 2007

 

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Katherine Lijoi
Primary Care

katherine-lijoiGet to Know Katherine

Katherine is a certified Physcian Assistant who is part of the primary care team at Arrowhead Health Centers. She joins AHC with 9 years of experience. She is passionate about serving the community, and is committed to providing quality care.

Education

  • Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies — Philadelphia University, 2006
  • Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology — University of Connecticut, 1998

Professional Associations

  • NCCPA Board Certified (2012)
  • American Academy of Family Physicians

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Kendra Scott
Primary Care

kendra-scottGet to Know Kendra

Kendra is a certified Physcian Assistant who is part of the primary care team at Arrowhead Health Centers. Originally from central Minnesota, Kendra completed her Bachelor of Arts in Biology at the College of Saint Benedict in Minnesota in 2011 before earning her Masters of Science in Physician Assistant Studies from Des Moines University in 2014. Kendra finished her rotations in Family Medicine and Internal Medicine as well as Psychiatry, Emergency Medicine, Cardiothoracic Surgery and Orthopedic Surgery. Kendra enjoys seeing people of all ages both for well exams and acute indications, especially those with musculoskeletal concerns. In her spare time, you can catch Kendra cheering for her beloved Minnesota Vikings.

Education

  • Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies – Des Moines University, Des Moines, IA, 2014
  • Bachelor of Arts in Biology (minor in Psychology) – College of St. Benedict, St. Joseph, MN, 2011

Professional Associations

  • American Academy of Physician Assistants
  • Arizona State Association of Physician Assistants

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Kent Vosler
Arrowhead Pain Management

kent-voslerGet to Know Dr. Vosler

Dr. Vosler is a Physical Medicine and Pain Management Provider who is a member of the pain & injury management team at Arrowhead Health Centers. He has a passion for working with our OsteoArthritis Program participants, providing them the relief they have been searching for. Dr. Vosler is also a former Olympic diver — finishing 4th in the 1976 Summer Games in Montreal. He is also in the Ohio State University Athletic Hall of Fame.

Education

  • Internship Grandview Hospital – Dayton, OH, 1993
  • Doctor of Osteopathic – Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine, 1992
  • Master of Sciences in Exercise & Sports Sciences – University of Florida, 1986
  • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology – Ohio State University, 1978

Professional Associations

  • American Academy of Pain Management
  • American College of Osteopathic Pain Management and Sclerotherapy
  • American Osteopathic Association
  • American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians

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Kristina Deveau
Primary Care

kristina-deveauGet to Know Dr. Deveau

Kristina is a Doctor of Nursing Practice who is part of the primary care team at Arrowhead Health Centers. She is a Certified (AANP) Family Nurse Practitioner with her Doctorate as an Advanced Practice Nurse. She is also a United States Air Force veteran who was stationed both in the U.S. as well as the United Kingdom. Kristina enjoys music, art, hiking, photography, scuba diving, and traveling while she’s not in the office.

  • Doctor of Nursing Practice – Arizona State University, 2016
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing – Registered Nurse – Arizona State University, 2009
  • Bachelor of Science in Biology – Arizona State University, 2006
  • Associate of Applied Science in Dental Assisting – Community College of the Air Force, 2003

Professional Affiliations

  • Sigma Theta Tau International, Honor Society of Nursing
  • American Nurses Association
  • Arizona Nurses Association
  • American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
  • Arizona State University – Graduate Nursing Organization
  • American Association of Colleges of Nursing-Graduate Nursing Student Academy

 

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Pradnya Raje
Primary Care

pradnya-rajeGet to Know Dr. Raje

Dr. Raje is a Family Practice Physician and a member of the primary care team at Arrowhead Health Centers. She grew up in India, and attended Seth G.S. Medical College, KEM Hospital in Mumbai, India, where she completed her MBBS and MD Dermatology before coming to the United States. Dr. Raje believes in comprehensive healthcare and disease prevention. In her spare time, she loves to cook and spend time with her family.

Education

  • Family Practice Residency – Cedar Rapids Medical Education Foundation, 2011
  • Doctor of Medicine – Seth G.S. Medical College, 2005

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Michael Gengle
Primary Care

michael-gengleGet to Know Michael

Michael is a certified Physician Assistant and a member of the primary care team at Arrowhead Health Centers. You can find him helping the team at United Health Group The Well locations (more information).

Education

  • Master of Science (Medicine, Physician Assistant) – Western Michigan University, 2012
  • Doctor of Dental Surgery – University of Michigan, 1983
  • Bachelor of Arts (Biology) – Kalamazoo College, 1978

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michelle amado
Primary Care

Get to Know Michelle

Michelle is a family nurse practitioner who graduated Summa Cum Laude from Northern Arizona University where she received her Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing. After graduating in 2002 she has worked as a nurse for St. Joseph’s Hospital, Scottsdale Healthcare, and Soleo Home Care.  Michelle comes to Arrowhead Health Centers with a wealth of experience and training in a multitude of different nursing functions.

Education

  • (Bachelors of Science in Nursing) – Northern Arizona University, 2002
  • Graduated Summa Cum Laude

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Rebecca Polkabla
Primary Care

rebecca-polkablaGet to Know Rebecca

Rebecca is a certified Physician Assistant and a member of the primary care team at Arrowhead Health Centers.

Education

  • Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology) – Arizona State University, 2003
  • Master of Physician Assistant – Seton Hill University, 2010

Professional Associations

  • Arizona Society of Physician Assistants
  • Pennsylvania Society of Physician Assistants

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Robert Byrne
Chiropractic

robert-byrneGet to Know Dr. Byrne

Robert Byrne is a Chiropractor who is a member of the physical rehabilitation team at Arrowhead Health Centers. His AHC roots run deep, as he discovered his love for medicine as a teenager while working as a Patient Services Specialist and Chiropractic Assistant in the original AHC office on 74th Avenue and Bell Road. Now, with more than 13 years of experience in the medical industry, he is passionate about helping people of all ages live long, healthy, happy lives. Dr. Byrne believes strongly that holistic healthcare and a multi-specialty approach to wellness are the most efficient ways for people to reach their best possible health outcomes. When he’s not in the office caring for people, you can find him hitting a few golf balls or cheering on Arizona sports teams with his wife.

Education

  • Doctor of Chiropractic Degree – Texas Chiropractic College, 2013
  • Master of Science in Human Fitness & Performance – University of Houston Clear Lake, 2013
  • Bachelor of Science in Biology – Arizona State University, 2008

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Robert Cucitrone
Chiropractic

robert-cucitroneGet to Know Dr. Cucitrone

Dr. Cucitrone is a Chiropractor who is a member of the physical rehabilitation team at Arrowhead Health Centers. He also serves as AHC’s Director of Rehab. When he’s not helping people in the office, you can catch him on the sideline cheering for his son’s football team.

Education

  • Doctor of Chiropractic Degree – Palmer College of Chiropractic West, 1998
  • Chiropractic Internship – Palmer College of Chiropractic West, 1998
  • Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science & Physical Education – Arizona State University, 1993

Professional Associations

  • Arizona Association of Chiropractic
  • American Chiropractic Association

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Robert West
Primary Care

robert-westGet to Know Dr. West

Dr. West is a Board Certified Internist, Director of Family Practice, and member of the primary care team at Arrowhead Health Centers. Highly passionate about skin cancer detection and prevention, he leads our Safe Skin Program. He enjoys spending his free time outdoors with his family. Their favorite activities include hiking, biking, and sailing.

Education

  • Internal Medicine Residency – University of Arizona, 2000
  • Doctor of Medicine – University of Arizona, 1996
  • Bachelor of Science in Molecular and Cellular Biology – University of Arizona, 1991

Professional Associations

  • Board Certified in Internal Medicine

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Shaun Koth
Physical Therapy

shaun-kothGet to Know Shaun

Shaun is a Physical Therapist who is a member of the physical rehabilitation team at Arrowhead Health Centers. He enjoys involving people in their care by educating them on the condition which will be treated, and the reasons for the approach he will be taking to address it. When he’s not in the office, Shaun enjoys golfing and spending time with his family. A former musician himself, Shaun also keeps up with music by playing guitar in his spare time.

Education

  • Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy – University of Washington, 1994
  • Bachelor of Science in Psychology – University of Washington, 1994

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Vicki Tweedy
Pain Management

victoria-tweedyGet to Know Victoria

Victoria is a certified Nurse Practitioner who is a member of the pain & injury management team at Arrowhead Health Centers. She joins the AHC team with over 25 years of experience in healthcare. When she’s not in the office helping people feel better, she’s spending time with her family: her son Parker, daughter Paige, and husband of 24 years, Ron. She’s a fan of hiking, running, reading, and most recently, winning her fantasy football league.

  • Masters of Science in Nursing – Family Nurse Practitioner – Northern Arizona University, 2010
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing – Grand Canyon University, 2006
  • Associate in Nursing – Registered Nurse – Mesa Community College, 1995

Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Nurse Practitioners

 

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