New Physician Assistant Joins Bronson

August 11, 2009


KALAMAZOO, Mich. - Bronson Methodist Hospital welcomes Marti Linn, PA-C to the Cardio Thoracic Surgery practice. She will work with Zahir Rashid, M.D. on cardiovascular services at Bronson including prevention and education, early detection, minimally invasive procedures, surgical interventions and personalized rehabilitation programs.


Linn is a certified physician assistant. She received her physician assistant certificate and bachelor's degree from University of North Dakota in Grand Forks, North Dakota.


Bronson Methodist Hospital was recently the only hospital in southwest Michigan named as one of the nation's 100 Top Hospitals(r) for cardiovascular care for 2008 by Thomson Reuters. In addition, Bronson is best rated in southwest Michigan for overall cardiac care by Healthgrades(r), one of the nation's leading authorities on hospital performance. UnitedHealth PremiumSM also designates Bronson as a cardiac specialty center.


The cardiac surgery team can be reached at Cardio Thoracic Surgery in the Medical Office Pavilion of Bronson's downtown Kalamazoo campus, (269) 344-7000.