Bronson Welcomes 16 New Providers in September 2022
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Published on September 06, 2022

Bronson Welcomes 16 New Providers in September 2022

At Bronson, everything we do is about providing you with the best care possible. That is why the following 16 providers have joined Team Bronson.

Jon Christ, MD,

Bronson Primary Care Partners welcomes Jon Christ, MD, to its team. Dr. Christ completed his sports medicine fellowship at WMed Homer Stryker School of Medicine in Kalamazoo, and is board certified in family medicine. He completed his family medicine residency and internship at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health in Madison, Wis. Dr. Christ received his medical degree from Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit. He has a special interest in sports medicine and mental health. Bronson Primary Care Partners is located at 5973 Beatrice Dr. in Kalamazoo and 601 S. US Hwy 131 in Three Rivers. Dr. Christ can be reached at (269) 286-7110 in Kalamazoo or (269) 286-7070 in Three Rivers.

Joshua Dykla, DO Bronson Rambling Road Pediatrics welcomes Joshua Dykla, DO , to its team. Dr. Dykla completed his pediatric residency at Western Michigan University (WMU) Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine in Kalamazoo, Mich., and is board eligible in pediatrics. He received his medical degree from Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine in East Lansing, Mich. Dr. Dykla has a special interest in attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Bronson Rambling Road Pediatrics is located at 2680 W. Centre Ave., in Portage. Dr. Dykla is currently accepting new patients. Call (269) 324-2400 to schedule an appointment.
Ramsey A. Ellis, MD Bronson Hand & Elbow Surgery Specialists welcomes Ramsey A. Ellis, MD, MPH, to its team. Ellis is a fellowship-trained hand & upper extremity surgeon who completed her training at the University of Pittsburgh, Pa. She completed her residency and internship at Barnes-Jewish Hospital, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Mo. Ellis received her medical degree from Washington University School of Medicine, and a master’s degree in public health from Harvard University of Public Health, Boston, Mass. Prior to joining Bronson, Ellis practiced at OSF Orthopedics at Little Company of Mary Medical Center, Evergreen Park, Ill. She will practice at Bronson Hand & Elbow Surgery Specialists in Battle Creek at 710 North Ave., and in Kalamazoo at 601 John St., Suite M-206C. Dr. Ellis can be reached at (855) 618-2676.
Jo Gola, FNP Bronson LakeView Family Care – Blue Star welcomes Jo Gola, FNP, to its team. Jo earned a bachelors and masters of science in nursing degrees from Northern Illinois University in DeKalb, Ill. She has 24 years of nursing experience – many of which were spent in the Chicago area. Bronson LakeView Family Care is located at 930 Blue Star Highway in South Haven. Jo is currently accepting new patients. Call (269) 637-1115 to schedule an appointment.
Alisha Haniff, MD Bronson LakeView Family Care – Blue Star welcomes Alisha Haniff, MD, to its team. Dr. Haniff is a board certified family medicine provider. She earned her medical degree at Ross University School of Medicine in Miami, Fla. and completed her family medicine residency at Lewisgale Medical Center in Salem, Va. She has a special interest in hypertension and women’s health. Bronson LakeView Family Care is located at 930 Blue Star Highway in South Haven. Dr. Haniff is currently accepting new patients. Call (269) 637-1115 to schedule an appointment.
Robin Iriele, MD Bronson Urology & Continence Specialists – John St. welcomes Robin Iriele, MD, to its team. Dr. Iriele received her medical degree from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine in Cleveland, Ohio. She went on to complete her general surgery internship at University Hospital – Case Medical Center in Cleveland, Ohio and her urology residency at University of Alabama in Birmingham, Ala. Dr. Iriele has special interests in benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) management, complex stone disease and sexual dysfunction. Bronson Urology & Continence Specialists – John St. is located at 601 John St., Suite M-318 in Kalamazoo. You can reach the office at (269) 349-9745.
Amar Jaswa, DO Bronson Internal Medicine Hospital Specialists welcomes Amar Jaswa, DO, to its team. Dr. Jaswa is a hospitalist at Bronson Battle Creek, Methodist, LakeView, and South Haven hospitals. He is board certified in internal medicine. Dr. Jaswa completed his internal medicine residency and internship at Western Michigan University Homer Stryker School of Medicine in Kalamazoo, Mich. He received his doctorate of osteopathic medicine from Western Michigan University Homer Stryker School of Medicine in Kalamazoo. Bronson Internal Medicine Hospital Specialists is located at 601 John St. in Kalamazoo. Dr. Jaswa can be reached at (269) 341-8481.
Casey Key, MD Bronson South Haven Internal Medicine welcomes Casey Key, MD, to its team. Dr. Key is a board certified family medicine provider. He earned his medical degree at Michigan State University College of Human Medicine in Grand Rapids and completed his family medicine residency at Lewisgale Medical Center in Roanoke, Va. Bronson South Haven Internal Medicine is located inside Bronson South Haven Hospital at 955 S. Bailey Ave., Suite 200. Dr. Key is currently accepting new patients. Call (269) 639-2777 to schedule an appointment.

Jessica Konal, MD Bronson Obstetrics & Gynecology Specialists welcomes Jessica Konal, MD, to its team. Dr. Konal earned her medical degree from Michigan State University College of Human Medicine in East Lansing, Mich. She completed her obstetrics and gynecology residency at Western Michigan University Homer Stryker MD School of Medicine in Kalamazoo, Mich. Dr. Konal has special interests in adolescent gynecology, gynecological procedures and patient education/support throughout pregnancy and postpartum. Bronson Obstetrics & Gynecology Specialists is located at 3300 W. Centre Ave. in Portage, and at 451 Health Parkway, Suite D in Paw Paw. Dr. Konal can be reached at (269) 327-2211.

Elizabeth Mathewson, NP Bronson Urgent Care welcomes Elizabeth Mathewson, NP, to its team. Elizabeth received her master of science in nursing from the University of Phoenix in Phoenix, Ariz. Elizabeth has over 17 years of nursing experience, and has a special interest in emergency medicine. Bronson Urgent Care is located at 5352 Beckley Road in Battle Creek.
Steven Mitchell, DO

Bronson Neuroscience Center welcomes Steven Mitchell, DO, to its team. Dr. Mitchell earned his medical degree from Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine in East Lansing, Mich. He went on to complete his internship and residency in neurology at Michigan State University/Sparry Health System in East Lansing, Mich. He completed his fellowship in movement disorders at New York University Langone Health in New York, N.Y. Dr. Mitchell has a specialty in treating movement disorders. The Bronson Neuroscience Center is located in suite M-124 at Bronson Methodist Hospital, 601 John St. in Kalamazoo. You can reach Dr. Mitchell at (269) 341-7500.

Christian Ordaz, DO Bronson Family Medicine - Marshall welcomes Christian Ordaz, DO, to its team. Dr. Ordaz completed his family medicine residency through the Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine in Battle Creek, Mich. Dr. Ordaz received his doctorate of osteopathic medicine degree from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in Philadelphia, Penn. He has a special interest in preventative medicine. Bronson Family Medicine is located at 212 Winston Drive in Marshall. To reach Dr. Ordaz and the Bronson Family Medicine team, call (269) 781-9867.
Fredrick Sherburn, DO Bronson Neuroscience Center welcomes Fredrick Sherburn, DO, to its team. Dr. Sherburn earned his doctor of osteopathy from Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine in East Lansing, Mich. He went on to complete his internship and residency in neurology at Ascension Macomb-Oakland Hospital in Madison Heights, Mich. He then completed a fellowship in clinical neurophysiology at the Henry Ford Health System in Detroit, Mich. Dr. Sherburn has a special interest in neurodiagnostic, neuropathy, and neuromuscular conditions. The Bronson Neuroscience Center is located in suite M-124 at Bronson Methodist Hospital, 601 John St. in Kalamazoo. You can reach Dr. Sherburn at (269) 341-7500.
Deborah Swena, MD Bronson Obstetrics & Gynecology Hospital Specialist welcomes Deborah Swena, MD, to its team. Dr. Swena will be working as a hospitalist at Bronson Methodist Hospital. Dr. Swena completed her residency at Reading Hospital Tower Health in West Reading, Pa., and is board certified in obstetrics and gynecology. Dr. Swena received her medical degree from Loma Linda University School of Medicine in Loma Linda, Calif. Bronson Obstetrics & Gynecology Hospital Specialist is located at Bronson Methodist Hospital on John St. in Kalamazoo. Learn more about Dr. Swena online or call Bronson Obstetrics, Gynecology & Midwifery Specialists at (269) 341-7979.
Heather Rhodes, NP Bronson Wound Center & Hyperbaric Medicine welcomes Heather Rhodes, NP, to its team. Heather received her master of  science in nursing from Chamberlain University in Chicago, Ill. She has special interests in wound care awareness and amputation prevention. Heather will be seeing patients at the Bronson Wound Center & Hyperbaric Medicine locations in Kalamazoo, Battle Creek, Paw Paw and South Haven. You can reach the office at (269) 341-8827.
Jaime Rogers, NP Bronson Adult Critical Care welcomes Jaime Rogers, NP, to its team. Jaime received her master of science in nursing from University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, Texas. She has a special interest in helping patients heal from illness, trauma and surgery. She has six years of experience in critical care medicine and was most recently employed with UMass Memorial Healthcare. Bronson Adult Critical Care is located at 601 John St., Suite M-510 in Kalamazoo. Jaime can be reached at (269) 341-7762.

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