Anesthesiologists

DAVID BARAHAL, MD

Board Certifications: Anesthesiology
Medical School: Wayne State University School of Medicine, Michigan
Internship: William Beaumont Hospital, Michigan, Transitional
Residency: Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Ohio, Anesthesiology
Fellowship: Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Ohio, Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology

JOHN BILLINGS, MD

Board Certifications: Anesthesiology
Medical School: University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis
Internship: Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Minnesota, Internal Medicine
Residency: Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Minnesota, Anesthesiology

RYAN BURTON, MD

Board Certifications: Anesthesiology
Medical School: University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle
Internship: University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Internal Medicine
Residency: University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Anesthesiology

MATTHEW CHYNOWETH, DO

Board Certifications: Anesthesiology
Medical School: Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine, Kirksville, Mo.
Internship: Botsford General Hospital, Farmington Hiills, Mich.
Residency: Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Anesthesiology

JORDAN EDDINGTON, MD

Medical School: Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St. Louis
Residency: Saint Louis University Hospital, St. Louis; Anesthesiology

KERRY ENGLEKING, MD

Board Certifications: Anesthesiology
Medical School: Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, Neb.
Internship: St. Francis Hospital, Wichita, Kan., Internal Medicine
Residency: University of Kansas Medical Center, Wichita, Kan., Anesthesiology

MATTHEW FOLEY, MD

Board Certifications: Anesthesiology
Medical School: Northwestern University College of Medicine, Chicago
Internship: University of Kentucky Medical Center, Lexington, Ky.
General Surgery Residency: University of Kentucky Medical Center, Lexington, Ky., Anesthesiology

CARL LUNDBERG, DO

Medical School: A.T. Still University-Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine, Kirksville, Mo.
Internship: University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa; Internal Medicine/Surgery
Residency: University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa; Anesthesiology

ANDREW MCAFEE, MD

Medical School: Ross University School of Medicine, Miramar, Fla.
Internship: East Tennessee State Unversity, Johnson City, Tenn.; Internal Medicine
Residency: SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, N.Y.; Anesthesiology
Board Certifications: Anesthesiology

NATHAN PUTNAM, MD

Medical School: Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, Richmond, Va.
Internship: lntegris Baptist Medical Center, Oklahoma City
Residency: University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, Anesthesiology
Board Certifications: Anesthesiology

DUSTIN ROBERTS, MD

Medical School: Uniformed Services, University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Md.
Internship: Naval Medical Center, Portsmouth Va.; Internal Medicine
Residency: Naval Medical Center, Portsmouth Va.; Anesthesiology
Board Certifications: Anesthesiology
Additional Information Specializes in obstetric anesthesiology and neuroanesthesiology

MICHAEL ROMER, DO

Medical School: Midwestern University, Glendale, Ariz.
Internship: Henry Ford Wyandotte Hospital, Wyandotte, Mich.
Residency: Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Anesthesiology
Board Certifications: Anesthesiology
Personal Interests - Hometown: North Ogden, Utah
Hobbies: Mountain biking, running, climbing, camping, fishing, family, basketball
Family: Wife and three children
Community Involvement: Member of American Medical Association, American Society of Anesthesia and Wyoming Medical Society

THOMAS VERNON, MD

Board Certifications: Anesthesiology
Medical School: University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson, AZ.
Internship: Maricopa Medical Center - Phoenix, AZ. Internal Medicine.
Residency: Allegheny Health Network - Pittsburgh, PA. Anesthesiology.
Fellowship: UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital - Pittsburgh, PA. Obstetric Anesthesiology.

MARY WEBER, M.D.

Medical School: Mayo Clinic Medical School, Minnesota
Internship: Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Minnesota, Internal Medicine
Residency: Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Minnesota, Anesthesiology
Board Certifications: Anesthesiology

TODD WITZELING, MD

Primary Specialty: Surgery
Medical School: University of Utah School of Medicine
Residency: Phoenix Integrated Surgical Residency
Board Certifications: American Board of Surgery, General Surgery
Affiliations: Fellow, American College of Surgeons
Practice: Wyoming Surgical Associates PC
Address: 419 S Washington Street Suite 200, Casper WY, 82601
Office: 307-577-4220

Dental Surgery

EVERETT MAYNARD, MD

Surfin Smiles

295 N. Walsh Drive, Suite A
Casper, WY 82609
307-472-9000

Primary Specialty: Pediatric Dentistry
Medical School: University of Nebraska, Lincoln, College of Dentistry
Certificate: UNMC Postgraduate Pediatric Dentistry Program
Residency: UNMC Postgraduate Pediatric Dentistry Program, Children's Hospital, Omaha, NE
Board Certifications: American Board of Pediatric Dentistry
Affiliations: American Dental Association, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, Wyoming Dental Association

RYNE PAULSON, MD

Casper Children's Dental Clinic

102 Kenwood Street
Casper, WY 82601
307-223-8814

Primary Specialty: Pediatric Dentistry
Medical School: Creighton University School of Dentistry
Residency: New York University, Langone, Hawaii
Board Certifications: Pediatric Dentistry
Affiliations: American Dental Association, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, Wyoming Dental Association

DENISE PRUGH, MD

Surfin' Smiles Pediatric Dentistry & Ultra Orthodontics

295 N. Walsh Drive, Casper WY, 82609
307-265-7878

Primary Specialty: Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics
Medical School: University of Nebraska, College of Dentistry, Lincoln
Residency: UCLA School of Dentistry
Board Certifications: American Board of Pediatric Dentistry
Affiliations: American Dental Association, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, Wyoming Dental Association

Ophthalmology (ENT)

D. COPE NORCROSS, MD

Wyoming Otolaryngology

2210 King Blvd.
Casper WY 82604
307-577-4240

Primary Specialty: ENT
Medical School: University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Internship: University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Department of Surgery
Residency: University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center; Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Board Certifications: American Board of Otolaryngology

EUGENE PODRAZIK, MD

Wyoming Otolaryngology

2210 King Blvd.
Casper WY 82604
307-577-4240

Primary Specialty: ENT
Medical School: Rush Medical College of Rush University
Internship: Northwestern University, Department of General Surgery
Residency: Northwestern University, Department of General Surgery; Department of Otolaryngology
Board Certifications: American Board of Otolaryngology

CALEB WILSON, MD

Wyoming Otolaryngology

2210 King Blvd.
Casper WY 82604
307-577-4240

Primary Specialty: Otolaryngology
Medical School: University of Pittsburg School of Medicine
Internship: University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center
Residency: University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center
Fellowship: American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy

General Surgery

TODD BECKSTEAD, MD

Wyoming Surgical Associates, PC

Primary Specialty: Surgery
Medical School: University of Utah School of Medicine
Residency: Phoenix Integrated Surgical Residency
Board Certifications: American Board of Surgery, General Surgery
Affiliations: Fellow, American College of Surgeons
Practice: Wyoming Surgical Associates PC
Address: 419 S Washington Street Suite 200, Casper WY, 82601
Office: 307-577-4220

AIMEE GOUGH, MD

Wyoming Surgical Associates, PC

419 S. Washington Street, Suite 200
Casper, WY 82601
307-577-4220

Board Certifications: General Surgery
Residency: Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital
Medical School: University of Washington School of Medicine
Bio: Dr. Aimee Gough grew up in Emigrant, Montana. She graduated from Harvard University in 2007 with a degree in chemistry. Next, she attended the University of Washington School of Medicine and graduated in 2012. Her general surgery residency was completed at Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital in 2017. During her residency she presented her research at national meetings and published the results of her award-winning randomized controlled trial in JAMA Surgery. She then completed a Colon and Rectal Surgery Fellowship at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, California where she co-authored book chapters addressing advances in surgical techniques and spoke at an international colorectal cancer conference.

Dr. Gough's areas of special interest include colon and rectal cancer, ERAS (enhanced recovery afters surgery) protocols, inflammatory bowel disease, and pelvic floor disorders. She is pleased to bring this specialty surgical care to the region. She is excited to be living in the great state of Wyoming, and in her free time she enjoys hiking, exploring, and spending time with her family. Dr. Gough joined our group in 2018.

KEVIN HELLING, MD

Precision Surgical, PC

6600 E. 2nd Street, Suite A
Casper WY 82609
307-333-4363

Primary Specialty: General Surgery
Medical School: University of Washington School of Medicine
Internship: Dartmouth - Hitchcock Medical Center, General Surgery
Residency: Stanford University, General Surgery
Fellowship: Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Advanced Laparoscopy
Board Certifications: General Surgery

HILLARY MORRISON, DO

Wyoming Surgical Associates PC

419 S. Washington Street, Suite 200
Casper, WY 82601
307-577-4220

Primary Specialty: General Surgery
Medical School: Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences
Residency: KU School of Medicine, Wichita, KS
Board Certifications: General Surgery

CLAYTON TURNER, MD

Medical School: Baylor College of Medicine
Bio: Clayton E Turner, MD, is an orthopedic spine surgeon who has practiced in Casper over the past 22 years. He joined WSA in the fall of 2018, continuing his practice treating patients with spinal conditions. Dr. Turner grew up in Southern Oregon and pursued his college degree at Linfield College in McMinnville, Oregon. He then spent 10 years in Houston, Texas receiving his MD degree and completing post-graduate training in orthopedic surgery and subspecialty training in spine surgery at Baylor College of Medicine. After training he served 4 years on active duty with the United States Navy Medical Corps and was stationed at the Oakland Naval Hospital and Madigan Army Medical Center. In 1998 Dr. Turner moved to Casper and joined Casper Orthopaedic Associates. During this time he established his practice of spine surgery, bringing contemporary, comprehensive and exemplary spine care to this region. In the fall of 2018 Dr. Turner joined Wyoming Surgical Associates, to continue his practice of spine surgery and become part of one of the most respected surgical practices in Wyoming. He continues his practice of spine surgery at WSA as one of the most experienced spine surgeons in Wyoming. He offers comprehensive and exceptional care to patients with spinal problems.

Gastroenterology (GI)

JEFFREY CLOUD, MD

Digestive Care

1026 East 2nd Street
Casper, WY 82601
307-333-0002

Primary Specialty: Gastroenterology
Medical School: University of Texas Southwestern
Internship: University of Texas Southwestern, Internal Medicine
Residency: University of Texas Southwestern, Internal Medicine
Fellowship: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Gastroenterology and Infectious Disease
Board Certifications: American Board of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine, and Infectious Disease

William Cobell, MD

Digestive Care

1026 East 2nd Street
Casper, WY 82601
307-333-0002

Primary Specialty: Gastroenterology
Medical School: University of Utah School of Medicine
Residency: University of Vermont/FAHC
Fellowship: University of Missouri
Board Certifications: Internal Medicine / Gastroenterology
Affiliations: Banner WMC Banner, Casper Surgical Center, Summit Medical Center, and Powder River Surgical Center,

WILLIAM SHEAR, MD

Digestive Care

1026 East 2nd Street
Casper, WY 82601
307-333-0002

Primary Specialty: Gastroenterology
Medical School: University of Arizona College of Medicine
Internship: University of Virginia Health System
Residency: University of Virginia Health System, Internal Medicine
Fellowship: University of Virginia Health System, Gastroenterology/Hepatology
Board Certifications: American Board of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology

Gynecology

MELISSA HIEB, DO

Casper Obstetrical & Gynecology Associates

150 N. Melrose Street
Casper, WY 82601
307-234-6988

Medical School: Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, Kansas City, Mo.
Residency: University of Minnesota Twin Cities Integrated Residency, Minneapolis, Minn.; Obstetrics/Gynecology
Residency: Regions Hospital, St. Paul, Minn.; Occupational and Environmental Medicine
Residency: University of Missouri, Kansas City, Mo.; Obstetrics/Gynecology
BOARD CERTIFICATIONS - Obstetrics & Gynecology

CARRIE MERRILL, OD

Casper Women's Care

770 East 2nd Street
Casper, WY 82601
307-237-5510

Dr. Carrie Merrill was raised in Swan Valley, Idaho, on a quarter horse ranch. She received her undergraduate degree from Idaho State University. After attending medical school at the University of Health Science in Kansas City, Missouri, she completed her residency at St. Francis Hospital in Evanston, Illinois.

She provides care for all women's healthcare needs including pregnancy, infertility, pelvic pain, urinary incontinence, and holistic approaches. She has a special interest in and is highly trained in minimally invasive robotic surgeries.

Dr. Merrill is also a published novelist in young adult fiction, and she also enjoys oil painting and jewelry making. She has a great love for the outdoors and believes her rescue cats are the center of her world.

SUSAN SHERIDAN, M.D.

Casper Obstetrical & Gynecology Associates

150 N. Melrose Street
Casper, WY 82601
307-234-6988

Medical School: University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle
Internship: University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics, Madison, Wis.
Residency: University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics, Madison, Wis., Obstetrics/Gynecology
BOARD CERTIFICATIONS - Obstetrics & Gynecology

LAURA SMOTHERS, MD

Medical School: University of Texas Health Sciences Center-Southwestern Medical School, Dallas
Internship: Methodist Hospitals, Dallas
Residency: Methodist Hospitals, Dallas, Obstetrics/Gynecology
BOARD CERTIFICATIONS - Obstetrics & Gynecology

SAMUEL VIGNERI, M.D.

Women's Health Associates of Wyoming

1125 East 2nd Street
Casper, WY 82601
307-577-4225

Primary Specialty: Obstetrics & Gynecology
Medical School: Creighton University School of Medicine
Internship: St. Francis Hospital - Hartford
Residency: St. Francis Hospital - Hartford
Board Certifications: Obstetrics & Gynecology; Fellow - American College of Obstetrics & Gynecology

Brittany Myers, MD

Women's Health Associates of Wyoming

1125 East 2nd Street
Casper, WY 82601
307-577-4225

Primary Specialty: Obstetrics & Gynecology
Medical School: University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington
Residency: University of Louisville, Louisville, KY - Obstetrics & Gynecology
Certificate: Fundamentals of Laparoscopic Surgery, DaVinci Robot Certification

Opthalmology

MATTHEW DODDS, M.D.

Wyoming Center for Sight

1421 Wilkins Circle
Casper, WY 82601
307-237-2511

Medical School: University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle
Internship: United States Air Force School of Aerospace Medicine, Texas
Residency: United States Air Force School of Aerospace Medicine, Texas, Ophthalmology
BOARD CERTIFICATIONS - Ophthalmology

DOUGLAS HOLMES, M.D.

Wyoming Retina Associates

307 S. Jackson Street
Casper, WY 82601
307-237-3937

Primary Specialty: Ophthalmology, Retina and Vitreous
Medical School: Creighton University School of Medicine
Internship: Ochsner Foundation Hospital, Department of Internal Medicine
Residency: Tulane University School of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology
Fellowship: Oregon Health Sciences University, Department of Ophthalmology, Disease and Surgery of the Retina and Vitreous
Professional Associations: American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Medical Association

Orthopedic Surgery

Thomas Bienz, MD

Primary Specialty: Orthopedics, Surgery of Hand
Medical School: Tufts University School of Medicine
Residency: University of MA Medical Center, Orthopedic Surgery
Fellowship: The Philadelphia Hand Center, Hand Surgery
Board Certifications: American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
Practice: Premier Bone & Joint Centers
Address: 5810 E. 2nd Street, Suite 100, Casper WY, 82609
Office: 307-237-0304

MARK MCKENNA, M.D.

Board Certifications: Orthopedic Surgery
Bio: Dr. McKenna joined Premier Bone & Joint Centers in 2011. A native of Casper, Wyoming, Dr. McKenna received his bachelor of science degree in biology and chemistry at the Rocky Mountain College in Billings, Montana. Immediately following, he complete a graduate degree at the University of Wyoming and a medical degree at the University of Washington in Seattle. Following that, Dr. McKenna underwent his residency in orthopedic surgery at the Geisinger Medical Center in Danville, Pennsylvania. He then completed his education and training with a shoulder and elbow fellowship at the University of Washington.

Podiatry

Daniel Jones, DPM

Primary Specialty: Podiatric Medicine and Surgery

Medical School: California School of Podiatric Medicine
Residency: Millcreek Community Hospital, Podiatric Medicine & Surgery Residency with Reconstructive Rearfoot and Ankle Certification
Certifications: American Board of Podiatric Medicine; American Board of Foot & Ankle Surgery
Practice: The Foot Doctor, PC
Address: 2233 E. 2nd Street, Casper WY, 82609
Office: 307-237-3668

Intervention Musculoskeletal Radiology

Joseph C. McGinley, MD, PhD

The McGinley Clinic

234 E 1st Street Suite 242
Casper, WY 82601
866-678-4699

Primary Specialty: Interventional Musculoskeletal Radiology
Medical School: Temple University School of Medicine
Internship: Crozer - Chester Medical Center, Internal Medicine
Residency: Stanford University, Radiology
Fellowship: Stanford University School of Medicine, Cardiovascular Radiology, Musculoskeletal Radiology
Board Certifications: American Board of Radiology

Urology

HENRY GOTTSCH, MD

Central Wyoming Urological Associates

1416 E. A Street
Casper, WY 82601
307-577-8600

Primary Specialty -Urology
Medical School
University of Washington
Internship and Residency
University of Washington
Professional Organizations
American Urological Association
Board Certification
American Board of Urology 2014

J. PAUL JONES, MD

Central Wyoming Urological Associates

1416 E. A Street
Casper, WY 82601
307-577-8600

Primary Specialty - Urology
Medical School
Doctor of Medicine: University of Texas Medical Branch - Galveston, TX
Internship & Residency
Urology Residency: St. Louis University Hospitals - St. Louis, MO
Academic Appointments
Adjunct Clinical Faculty Family Practice/Urology, University of Wyoming
Board Certification
Diplomat: 1994
American Board of Urology
Affiliations
Wyoming Medical Society
The Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons
American Urological Association
The American Urogynecologic Society
Honors and Awards
Resident Achievement Award: 1992
The Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons

BRANDON TROJAN, MD

Central Wyoming Urological Associates

1416 E. A Street
Casper, WY 82601
307-577-8600

Primary Specialty
Urology
Medical School
University of Oklahoma College of Medicine
Undergraduate Education
Oklahoma State University, Bachelor of Science
Internship & Residency
Texas Tech University, Lubbock Texas
Board Certification
Urology
Affiliations
Wyoming Medical Society