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Sean McCallister selected as administrator of Saltzer Surgery Center & Gastroenterology Center

Sean McCallister

Sean McCallister has been named the administrator of the Saltzer Surgery Center and Gastroenterology Center at the Saltzer Health Ten Mile Medical Campus in Meridian. As the leader, he is responsible for daily operations, quality, safety and regulatory compliance policies and procedures, patient and employee satisfaction. The outpatient centers are joint ventures between Intermountain Healthcare…

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Two providers offer alternative healing treatments for tendon and ligament injuries

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Two alternative healing treatments are now available at Saltzer Health for people suffering from plantar fascitis, tendinitis, ligament sprains, muscle strains and osteoarthritis. The treatments are offered by Don Adams, MD, an interventional pain & rehabilitation expert, and Jonathon Wolf, MD, an orthopedic surgeon specializing in foot and ankle ailments. Amniotic fluid allograft and platelet…

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Meet the Provider – Aaron F. Newton, DO

Aaron Newton, DO

Dr. Aaron F. Newton is a fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon specializing in sports medicine, shoulder and knee injuries. He joined Saltzer Health in July 2020. In the following video, Dr. Newton explains the why and how behind him becoming a professional in his field of medicine. He also explains how the facilities of Saltzer Health helps…

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Meet the Provider – Dr. Jon Hlavinka


Dr. Jon Hlavinka has been an outdoor enthusiast all his life. Growing up in rural North Dakota he was the son of the town’s doctor and a schoolteacher. He was taught a great appreciation for nature and knowledge. He often accompanied his father, a family physician on his hospital rounds. He knew he wanted to…

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Brandy Thorp, RN, OR Circulating Nurse

Brandy Thorp

As a circulating nurse, it is Brandy Thorp’s job to help patients at every step of their journey in same-day surgery. Brandy is a registered nurse at the newly opened Saltzer Surgery Center where she provides individualized care and “doing whatever needs to be done” in the operating room. Each surgical experience begins with Brandy…

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Memorial Day Hours

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On May 31st, Memorial Day, Saltzer Health Urgent Care locations will remain open under normal business hours of 8 a.m. – 8 p.m. with available services of COVID-19 testing & vaccinations. For 24 hour access to Urgent Care, X-rays and CT scan services, please visit our Ten Mile Urgent Care and Medical Imaging Center location.…

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