Providers

 

MEDICAL STAFF

Michael Buben, D.O. Family Practice/Geriatrics 360.875.5579
Steven F. Hill D.O. Family Practice 360.875.4502
Frank Hing M.D. General Practice/Geriatrics 360.875.5526
Robert Oatfield, D.O.  Gen. Surgeon  360.875.5561
Linda Petter D.O. Family Practice 360-875-5579
Stanislaw Pniewski– M.D. Radiology 360.875.4505
Sherry Franks, PA-C Family practice 360-875-5579

Clinics

Pacific Family Health Center: 360-875-5579
Pawel Dutkiewicz, D.O.
Linda Petter D.O.
Sherry Franks, PA-C
Surgery Clinic: 360-875-5561
Robert Oatfield D.O.
Willapa Harbor Hospital Clinic: 360-875-5526
Frank Hing, M.D.

Michael Buben, D.O.

bubenSpecialty: Family practice
Practice History:
Pacific Family Health Center (1988 – current) – South Bend, WA
Willapa Harbor Hospital –(1987 – present ) – South Bend, WA Ochitree General Hospital – (1982-1987) – Perryton, TX
Education:
Texas college of Osteopathic Medicine – Forth Worth, Texas
Internships:
Dallas Memorial Hospital – Dallas, Texas
Residency: NA
Board certification:
American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians
Professional organizations:
American Osteopathic Association
American Academy of Family Physicians
American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians
Washington State Medical Association
Special practice interests:
Geriatrics and diseases of the GI Tract, Endoscopies and Diabetes Management

Steven Hill, D.O.

Specialty: Family Practice
Practice History:
Willapa Harbor Hospital (2001 – present) – South Bend, WA
Dallas County Hospital (1999-2002) – Perry, IA Knoxville Area Community Hospital –(1999-2001)– Knoxville, IA
Had privileges and practiced at 10 different facilities in Iowa as an Emergency Dept. Physician
Education: University Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine – Kansas City, Missouri
Internship: Riverside Health System – Wichita, Kansas
Residency: Metropolitan Medical Center – Des Moines, IA
Board certification: American Board of Osteopathic Family Practice
Professional organizations: American College of Osteopathic Family Practice
American Osteopathic Association
Washington Osteopathic Medical Association
Special practice interests: I see patients of all ages, but our office is particularly child friendly and we enjoy a wide variety of pediatric patients.
I am the Medical Program Director for the South Pacific County EMS system (Naselle, Chinook, Ilwaco, Long Beach and Fire District 1 and am actively involved in EMS training and education.
Leisure activities: Amateur Radio Operator for many years
I do activities of all types with my 2 daughters who keep me active with a variety of athletic and school based activities.
We sponsor soccer, T-ball, softball teams and are active supporters of Sunday Afternoon Live and sponsor a trophy at the Rod Run to the end of the World.

Frank Hing, M.D., FAAFP

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Specialty: Family Practice
Practice history: Willapa Harbor Hospital (1984-present), South Bend, WA.
Education: University of the West Indies – Jamica, W. Internship: Cornwall Regional Hospital – Jamica, W. I.
Residency: University of the West Indies – Jamica, W. I.
Fellow of the AAFP
Board certification: Family Practice, AAPS
Professional organizations: American Medical Association
American Association of Family Practioners
Special practice interests: Cardiology, Geriatrics
Leisure activities: golf, woodworking, computer maintenance

oatfield-cropRobert Oatfield, D.O.

Specialty: General Surgery
Practice History:
Willapa Harbor Hospital (Sept. 2012 – present) – South Bend, WA
Providence Centralia, Hospital (Sept. 2009 – present ) – Centralia, WA.
Education: Kirksville College of Osteopathic medicine – Kirksville, MO
Internship: St. John-Detroit Riverview – Detroit, MI
Residency: Michigan State University at Henry Ford Wyandotte Hospital – Wyandotte, MI
Board certification: American Osteopathic Board of Surgery
Professional organizations: American College of Osteopathic Surgeons American Osteopathic Association
Special practice interests: Breast, Colorectal, Thyroid, Gallbladder, Endoscopy and I also perform several advanced laparoscopic hernia operations and a new less painful alternative for hemorrhoids called a stapled hemorrhoidopexy.
Leisure activities: When I am not fishing, I also enjoy restoring classic cars, scuba diving, swimming, kayaking, camping and my wife and I breed clownfish and propagate coral.

Linda Petter D.O.dr-petter-4-crop
Specialty:  Family Practice

Practice History:
Pacific Family Health Center (October 2016 – current) South Bend, WA.
Family Practice – South Lake Clinic, Covington, WA. (2015-2016)
Family Practice – Solo practice (1998-2015) Federal Way, WA
Weekly contributor for LifeBeat on KOMO newsradio (2009 to present)
Education: University of Osteopathic Medicine, Des Moines, Iowa
University of Washington – Bachelor of Science – Molecular Biology
Residency:  5 years of residency training (Mayo Clinic and University of Illinois/Carle Hospital)
Professional Organizations:  American Medical Association American Academy of Family Physicians
Special interest:  Women’s healthcare, prevention. wellness and mental healthcare
Leisure activities:  showing her boxers, judging at AKC events, traveling, writing and gardening

Stanislaw Pniewski– M.D.Dr.Pniewski-crop


Specialty
: Radiology
Practice History: Willapa Harbor Hospital – South Bend, WA.
Ocean Beach Hospital – Ilwaco, WA.
Education: Medical Academy of Pozan Poland
Internship: Misericordia Hospital – New York, NY
Residency: Wayne State University – Detroit, MI
Board certification: American Board of Radiology
Special practice interests: NeuroRadiology, MRI
Leisure activities: Sailing, hiking, kayaking

Sherry Franks, PA-C

Specialty: Family Practice
Practice History:
Family Health Center-Spokane-1994-2014
Pacific Family Health Clinic-South Bend-2015-current.
Education: LPN at Grays Harbor College
PA-C-University of Washington-Medex Northwest
Board certification: National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA)
Professional Organizations:
American Academy of Physician Assistants
Washington Academy of Physician Assistants
Leisure activities: Fitness training, working with horses