Provider Stories

Meghan Young, DO

Meghan Young was just a kid herself when she knew she wanted to become a doctor, one that cared for children the way her own pediatrician did.

Teresa Beckett, PA-C, ARNP

Teresa Beckett “always knew” she wanted to be a nurse, a dream cemented the summer she helped her aunt care for a grandmother.

Anita Schiltz, ARNP

She rode with a broken hand, battling bronchitis, brutal head winds, pouring rain and temperatures that sometimes topped 100 degrees.

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.

Jim Repsher, PA-C

His father was a pulmonologist; his mother a nurse. But growing up in a small town in Colorado, Jim Repsher, a certificated physician assistant at KVH Orthopedics, never planned a career in healthcare.

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.