May 28, 2014 -
PORT ANGELES – Olympic Medical Physicians welcomes
Gastroenterologist Duane Webb, MD, Urologist Dale Russell, MD, and Certified
Physician Assistant Charles Speed to the Sequim and Port Angeles communities.
Olympic Medical Physicians, a division of Olympic Medical
Center, now employs 74 medical providers in a variety of specialties.
"We are very pleased with our continued success in bringing
qualified and experienced providers to the community,” says Rebecca Corley, MD,
pulmonologist and chief physician officer, Olympic Medical Physicians. "Each
provider fills a needed role on our medical staff that allows patients to get
care they need locally.”
Duane Webb, MD, Gastroenterology
Gastroenterologist Duane Webb, MD, joins the OMP Specialty Clinic, caring for
patients in both Sequim and Port Angeles locations. Most recently, Dr. Webb
cared for patients at The Vancouver Clinic in Vancouver, Wash. Originally from
the East Coast, Dr. Webb earned his medical degree from State University of
Minnesota at Stony Brook and completed his fellowship at University of Vermont
Medical Center. "We have needed an additional gastroenterologist in our
community for some time now, and we are pleased to have Dr. Webb and his wealth
of clinical and surgical experience join Olympic Medical Physicians,” says Dr.
Dr. Webb is currently accepting physician referrals. For
more information, please call the OMP Specialty Clinic in Port Angeles at (360)
565-9250 or Sequim at (360) 582-2840.
B. Dale Russell, MD, Urology
Urologist B. Dale Russell comes
to the OMP Specialty Clinic in Port Angeles after working in Scottsdale, Ariz.
since 1997. Russell is board certified, and received his medical school
education at Duke University in North Carolina. He performed his Residency at
Emory University Hospitals in Atlanta, Georgia. "Dr. Russell’s is an excellent
complement to our expert team of urologists, Dr. Carleen Bensen and Dr. Alan
Kowitz,” says Dr. Corley.
Dr. Russell is currently
accepting physician referrals. For more information, please call the OMP
Specialty Clinic in Port Angeles at (360) 565-9250 or Sequim at (360) 582-2840.
Charles Speed, PA-C, Primary
Certified Physician Assistant
Charles Speed joins the OMP Primary Care Clinic in Port Angeles, with more than
15 years of experience in a family medicine clinic in Monahans, Texas. Speed
earned his Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies from University of Nebraska
Health Science Center in Omaha, Neb. He also holds a Bachelor of Science in
Physician Assistant Studies from the University of Texas Health Science Center
in San Antonio, Texas, and a Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy Studies from the
University of Mississippi, School of Pharmacy, in Oxford, Miss.
"The beauty of the North Olympic
Peninsula drew Charles’ attention to our community and we couldn’t be more
pleased that he chose to become a member of the provider staff at our Primary
Care Clinic,” says Dr. Corley. "We are continuing to recruit advanced practice
clinicians such as Charles, along with physicians, to help fill the need
locally for primary care access.”
The OMP Primary Care Clinic
currently has a waiting list for more patients. For placement on the waiting
list, please call (360) 452-3373.
Olympic Medical Center (Clallam County Public Hospital
District No. 2) is a comprehensive, award-winning health care provider for more
than 70,000 residents of Clallam County. It has served the community since its
establishment on Nov. 1, 1951, and is governed by a seven-member, publicly
elected board. Olympic Medical is a sole community hospital and rural referral
center, and a charter member of both the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (2003)
and the Swedish Health Network (2011). Olympic Medical provides inpatient
services at its 80-bed acute-care facility in Port Angeles, including a
level-three trauma designated emergency department, surgical services, and
labor and delivery. OMC’s outpatient services include cardiac, imaging,
physical therapy and rehabilitation, laboratory, sleep medicine, surgical
services, home health, physician clinics and comprehensive regional cancer care
at locations in Port Angeles and Sequim.