KVH Stories

David Jackson, MD

After 23 years of practicing internal medicine in the Shoreline area north of Seattle, Dr. David Jackson, the clinic’s managing partner, found himself yearning for new adventure and a fresh start.

Tom Penoyar, MD

He loves tools, working with his hands and problem solving. He was headed toward a career in mechanical engineering.

Liahna Armstrong

Orthopedic Surgery: An attempt to play peacemaker between Liahna’s dog and a cat left her with a deep cat bite and dangerous infection.

Wendy Hinckle

Digital Mammography: After her first digital mammogram, “I got a call from KVH that something was spotted and they needed an ultrasound.”

Stephanie Brown

ORTHOPEDIC SURGERY: When Stephanie’s knee pain threatened to disrupt her step and her lifestyle, she knew she had to do something.

Ada Cheung, MD

She’s raced dirt bikes, motorcycles and cars, works on her motorcycles and likes tools and fixing things – especially people.

Dena Mahre, PA-C

At 50, Dena Mahre, an orthopedic physician assistant at KVH Orthopedics, is living a life she loves – and intent on helping others do the same.

Thomas Mirich, MD

He’s an accomplished orthopedic surgeon with decades of experience in changing lives for the better.

Alaric Hathaway

EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE: “I knew there was no way I could drive by. It would have haunted me if I could have helped and didn’t.”