Our Team

Our Team

Our Team

surgeons

surgeons

  • Alban De Schutter, MD

    cardiology

    Dr. De Schutter is a board-certified specialist in cardiovascular disease, providing coronary interventions, devices, and peripherals. He received his medical degree from the Ross University School of Medicine, followed by a residency at the Cleveland Clinic (Florida) in Internal Medicine and fellowships at the John Oscher Heart and Vascular Institute in Cardiology and at New York University in Interventional Cardiology. His clinical work emphasizes data-driven approaches to improving cardiovascular outcomes in rural areas. Dr. De Schutter currently practices in Carson City, Winnemucca, and Elko.

  • Andrew Geisler, MD

    Pain Management

    Dr. Geisler is a board-certified physiatrist specializing in joint, spine, pain management, and rehabilitative care. He is subspecialty board certified in Electrodiagnostic Medicine, Traumatic Brain Injury Medicine, Independent Medical Examinations and Musculoskeletal Ultrasound. Dr Geisler’s practice emphasizes minimally invasive interventional treatments of the spine, joints, muscles, and nerves, often improving pain and function without the need for more invasive and costly surgical interventions. After receiving his degree from the Drexel University College of Medicine, he completed both his Internal Medicine internship and his residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the Albany Medical Center. Dr. Geisler currently practices at his office at Elko Spine & Rehabilitation institute and at Humboldt General Hospital in Winnemucca.

  • Andrew Rogers, MD

    General Surgery

    Dr. Rogers is an accomplished bariatric and board-certified general surgeon specializing in minimally invasive surgical practices. He graduated from the University of Colorado School of Medicine and completed his residency at the University of Wisconsin in General Surgery before going on to a fellowship at the University of Tennessee Knoxville Advanced GI Minimally Invasive Surgery/Bariatrics program. When not practicing at Elko Community Health Center, Dr. Rogers operates out of Las Vegas.

  • Chad Jensen, DO

    Pain Management

    Dr. Jensen specializes in chronic pain management and interventional spine and joint care. He is board-certified in anesthesiology and in pain medicine. Originally from Iowa City, Dr. Jensen attended medical school at Des Moines University college of Osteopathic Medicine, followed by an internship and residency medical training in anesthesiology, as well as a pain medicine fellowship, at the University of Iowa. Dr. Jensen specializes in chronic pain medication management and interventional pain procedures. Outside of Elko CHC, he also practices locally at the Elko Spine and Rehabilitation Institute.

  • Christopher Ward, MD.

    Endoscopy

    Dr. Ward is a general surgeon and long time Elko resident, who received his medical degree from McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University. He was a commissioned officer in the U.S. Navy 1967-1971, and a member of U.S. Navy Medical Corps 1978-1985. He is a Diplomat of the American Board of Surgery and a member of the Nevada State Medical Society, with over 30 years of experience practicing medicine.

  • Darin Allred, MD

    Orthopedics

    Dr. Allred is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon and sports medicine physician whose comprehensive orthopedic medical practice includes surgical and non-surgical options to treat conditions related to the knee, shoulder, elbow, hand, hip, foot and ankle. He attended medical school at the University of Texas Health Science Center, completed his orthopedic surgery residency at Oklahoma University, and finished with a Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy fellowship in San Diego. He is a member of AAOS, AANA, and AOSSM. Dr. Allred's other practices can be found in Ely, Nevada, Rawlins, Wyoming, and Rock Springs, Wyoming.

  • Erik Smith, DMD

    Pediatric Dentistry

    Dr. Smith is an experienced pediatric dentist providing comprehensive children’s dental care, including for those procedures which require sedation. He attended dental school in Mesa, AZ, after which he completed a two-year residency in Pediatric Dentistry at Boston University and the Franciscan Hospital for Children. Dr. Smith is an Elko resident and also practices out of Children’s Dentistry of Elko.

  • Jim Pappas, MD

    Orthopedics

    Dr. Pappas is one of the most renowned orthopedic surgeons in Northern Nevada. His practice emphasizes shoulder and knee repair and reconstruction, returning patients to their work and preferred lifestyles after injury. He earned his degree at the University of Nevada, Reno, School of Medicine, followed by two residencies in Orthopaedic Surgery, at the University of South Florida and at Vanderbilt University, and a fellowship in Sports Medicine and Arthroscopic Surgery at the Southern Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Center at Vanderbilt University. Dr. Pappas is a Reno native, practicing in his hometown and throughout the surrounding region, including Elko, Winnemucca, and Battle Mountain.

  • John Gull, DO

    ENT

    Dr. Gull is a board-certified otolaryngologist specializing in the treatment of disorders of the ear, nose, and throat. He treats patients of all ages ranging from newborns to geriatrics and speaks Spanish fluently. He completed his residency in Otolaryngology and Facial Plastic Surgery at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. Prior to his residency training, he attended medical school at Western University of Health Sciences in Pomona, California. Dr. Gull recently moved to the Elko area and practices locally.

  • Justin Dazley, MD

    Orthopedics

    Dr. Dazley is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in spinal surgery, with particular interest in diseases and conditions of the cervical, thoracic, and lumbar spine due to deformity, trauma, and degenerative causes. Dr. Dazley attended medical school at Drexel University, going on to complete his residency at SUNY Stony Brook and a fellowship in spinal surgery at Harvard University-Massachusetts General Hospital/Brigham and Women’s Hospital. Dr. Dazley is an active member of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons, as well as the North American Spine Society, where he volunteers as a committee member. When not in Elko, Dr. Dazley practices out of Twin Falls, Idaho.

  • Michael Song, MD

    Neurosurgery

    Board-certified neurosurgeon Dr. Song specializes in performing spinal surgeries, including minimally invasive procedures, artificial disc replacement, disc decompression and fusion, complex spinal revisions, and microsurgery of the spinal cord. He attended the Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis, after which he undertook an internship in General Surgery at Loyola University Medical Center in Chicago, where he went on to complete his residency in Neurosurgery. Dr. Song’s primary practices are located in Reno and in Carson City.

  • Quinn Lindstrom, DPM

    Podiatry

    Dr. Lindstrom is a doctor of podiatric medicine with experience in both surgical and non-surgical techniques. He graduated from the Des Moines University College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery in Des Moines, Idaho, then completed his residency at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center where he served as Chief Podiatric Resident. Dr. Lindstrom is a resident of Elko, and practices locally.

  • Shane Draper, DPM

    Podiatry

    Dr. Draper is a board-certified podiatric specialist with extensive experience in both surgical and non-surgical interventions. He received his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree from the California College of Podiatric Medicine in San Francisco, California. Afterwards, Dr. Draper completed his Podiatric Surgical Residency at the Oakwood Hospital in Dearborn, Michigan, where he served as Chief Podiatric Surgical Resident. He has been practicing in Northeastern Nevada since the year 2000 and operates his own local practice in Elko.

  • Alban De Schutter, MD

    cardiology

    Dr. De Schutter is a board-certified specialist in cardiovascular disease, providing coronary interventions, devices, and peripherals. He received his medical degree from the Ross University School of Medicine, followed by a residency at the Cleveland Clinic (Florida) in Internal Medicine and fellowships at the John Oscher Heart and Vascular Institute in Cardiology and at New York University in Interventional Cardiology. His clinical work emphasizes data-driven approaches to improving cardiovascular outcomes in rural areas. Dr. De Schutter currently practices in Carson City, Winnemucca, and Elko.

  • Andrew Geisler, MD

    Pain Management

    Dr. Geisler is a board-certified physiatrist specializing in joint, spine, pain management, and rehabilitative care. He is subspecialty board certified in Electrodiagnostic Medicine, Traumatic Brain Injury Medicine, Independent Medical Examinations and Musculoskeletal Ultrasound. Dr Geisler’s practice emphasizes minimally invasive interventional treatments of the spine, joints, muscles, and nerves, often improving pain and function without the need for more invasive and costly surgical interventions. After receiving his degree from the Drexel University College of Medicine, he completed both his Internal Medicine internship and his residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the Albany Medical Center. Dr. Geisler currently practices at his office at Elko Spine & Rehabilitation institute and at Humboldt General Hospital in Winnemucca.

  • Andrew Rogers, MD

    General Surgery

    Dr. Rogers is an accomplished bariatric and board-certified general surgeon specializing in minimally invasive surgical practices. He graduated from the University of Colorado School of Medicine and completed his residency at the University of Wisconsin in General Surgery before going on to a fellowship at the University of Tennessee Knoxville Advanced GI Minimally Invasive Surgery/Bariatrics program. When not practicing at Elko Community Health Center, Dr. Rogers operates out of Las Vegas.

  • Chad Jensen, DO

    Pain Management

    Dr. Jensen specializes in chronic pain management and interventional spine and joint care. He is board-certified in anesthesiology and in pain medicine. Originally from Iowa City, Dr. Jensen attended medical school at Des Moines University college of Osteopathic Medicine, followed by an internship and residency medical training in anesthesiology, as well as a pain medicine fellowship, at the University of Iowa. Dr. Jensen specializes in chronic pain medication management and interventional pain procedures. Outside of Elko CHC, he also practices locally at the Elko Spine and Rehabilitation Institute.

  • Christopher Ward, MD.

    Endoscopy

    Dr. Ward is a general surgeon and long time Elko resident, who received his medical degree from McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University. He was a commissioned officer in the U.S. Navy 1967-1971, and a member of U.S. Navy Medical Corps 1978-1985. He is a Diplomat of the American Board of Surgery and a member of the Nevada State Medical Society, with over 30 years of experience practicing medicine.

  • Darin Allred, MD

    Orthopedics

    Dr. Allred is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon and sports medicine physician whose comprehensive orthopedic medical practice includes surgical and non-surgical options to treat conditions related to the knee, shoulder, elbow, hand, hip, foot and ankle. He attended medical school at the University of Texas Health Science Center, completed his orthopedic surgery residency at Oklahoma University, and finished with a Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy fellowship in San Diego. He is a member of AAOS, AANA, and AOSSM. Dr. Allred's other practices can be found in Ely, Nevada, Rawlins, Wyoming, and Rock Springs, Wyoming.

  • Erik Smith, DMD

    Pediatric Dentistry

    Dr. Smith is an experienced pediatric dentist providing comprehensive children’s dental care, including for those procedures which require sedation. He attended dental school in Mesa, AZ, after which he completed a two-year residency in Pediatric Dentistry at Boston University and the Franciscan Hospital for Children. Dr. Smith is an Elko resident and also practices out of Children’s Dentistry of Elko.

  • Jim Pappas, MD

    Orthopedics

    Dr. Pappas is one of the most renowned orthopedic surgeons in Northern Nevada. His practice emphasizes shoulder and knee repair and reconstruction, returning patients to their work and preferred lifestyles after injury. He earned his degree at the University of Nevada, Reno, School of Medicine, followed by two residencies in Orthopaedic Surgery, at the University of South Florida and at Vanderbilt University, and a fellowship in Sports Medicine and Arthroscopic Surgery at the Southern Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Center at Vanderbilt University. Dr. Pappas is a Reno native, practicing in his hometown and throughout the surrounding region, including Elko, Winnemucca, and Battle Mountain.

  • John Gull, DO

    ENT

    Dr. Gull is a board-certified otolaryngologist specializing in the treatment of disorders of the ear, nose, and throat. He treats patients of all ages ranging from newborns to geriatrics and speaks Spanish fluently. He completed his residency in Otolaryngology and Facial Plastic Surgery at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. Prior to his residency training, he attended medical school at Western University of Health Sciences in Pomona, California. Dr. Gull recently moved to the Elko area and practices locally.

  • Justin Dazley, MD

    Orthopedics

    Dr. Dazley is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in spinal surgery, with particular interest in diseases and conditions of the cervical, thoracic, and lumbar spine due to deformity, trauma, and degenerative causes. Dr. Dazley attended medical school at Drexel University, going on to complete his residency at SUNY Stony Brook and a fellowship in spinal surgery at Harvard University-Massachusetts General Hospital/Brigham and Women’s Hospital. Dr. Dazley is an active member of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons, as well as the North American Spine Society, where he volunteers as a committee member. When not in Elko, Dr. Dazley practices out of Twin Falls, Idaho.

  • Michael Song, MD

    Neurosurgery

    Board-certified neurosurgeon Dr. Song specializes in performing spinal surgeries, including minimally invasive procedures, artificial disc replacement, disc decompression and fusion, complex spinal revisions, and microsurgery of the spinal cord. He attended the Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis, after which he undertook an internship in General Surgery at Loyola University Medical Center in Chicago, where he went on to complete his residency in Neurosurgery. Dr. Song’s primary practices are located in Reno and in Carson City.

  • Quinn Lindstrom, DPM

    Podiatry

    Dr. Lindstrom is a doctor of podiatric medicine with experience in both surgical and non-surgical techniques. He graduated from the Des Moines University College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery in Des Moines, Idaho, then completed his residency at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center where he served as Chief Podiatric Resident. Dr. Lindstrom is a resident of Elko, and practices locally.

  • Shane Draper, DPM

    Podiatry

    Dr. Draper is a board-certified podiatric specialist with extensive experience in both surgical and non-surgical interventions. He received his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree from the California College of Podiatric Medicine in San Francisco, California. Afterwards, Dr. Draper completed his Podiatric Surgical Residency at the Oakwood Hospital in Dearborn, Michigan, where he served as Chief Podiatric Surgical Resident. He has been practicing in Northeastern Nevada since the year 2000 and operates his own local practice in Elko.

clinical leadership

clinical leadership

  • Angela Browning

    business office manager

    Angela Browning serves as the Business Office Manager for Elko CHC. She has over 18 years of experience working in the medical field, with 15 years spent working as a Medical Coder at an acute care facility and trauma access hospital, with experience in interventional radiology/cardiology coding and billing. Angela is passionate about the business aspect of medicine, ensuring that patient records are correct and accurate, and is a Certified Coding Specialist (CCS). A long-time Elko resident, Angela has lived in Elko for more than 25 years, raising her two children in community.

  • Elizabeth Greer

    Manager - Elko Physicians Community Group

    Elizabeth Greer works as the Manager for Elko Community Physicians Group, located in the Medical Office Building adjoining Elko CHC. Liz has more than 14 years’ experience in the medical field, having worked as a receptionist and medical assistant at other facilities. A lifelong resident of Elko, Liz looks forward to providing her community with a new, local option for meeting their healthcare needs.

  • Feliyah Reeves

    Supply Chain/Materials Manager

    Feliyah Reeves is our Supply Chain/Materials Manager for Elko CHC. She has been working in outpatient surgery since 2007, and is certified in Sterile Processing (CRCST), Healthcare Leadership (CHL), Instrument Specialty (CIS), and Advanced Gastro Technical Specialty (AGTS). Born and raised in Elko, Fey considers Elko her community and family, and wants to see the success of Elko CHC in the community.

  • Shantel Greenwood

    Director of Nursing Services

    Shantel Greenwood brings 13 years of nursing experience in both Ambulatory Surgical and Hospital Surgical Department settings to her role as Director of Nursing Services for Elko CHC. Shantel has been with Elko CHC since our earliest days; her knowledge and experience with the center and her passion for the mission and services Elko CHC provides make her an ideal clinical leader. As Director of Nursing, Shantel advocates for patients, staff, and overall clinical safety. Outside of work, Shantel is a mother to three children, and actively participates in the Elko sports and motorsports communities with her family.

  • Angela Browning

    business office manager

    Angela Browning serves as the Business Office Manager for Elko CHC. She has over 18 years of experience working in the medical field, with 15 years spent working as a Medical Coder at an acute care facility and trauma access hospital, with experience in interventional radiology/cardiology coding and billing. Angela is passionate about the business aspect of medicine, ensuring that patient records are correct and accurate, and is a Certified Coding Specialist (CCS). A long-time Elko resident, Angela has lived in Elko for more than 25 years, raising her two children in community.

  • Elizabeth Greer

    Manager - Elko Physicians Community Group

    Elizabeth Greer works as the Manager for Elko Community Physicians Group, located in the Medical Office Building adjoining Elko CHC. Liz has more than 14 years’ experience in the medical field, having worked as a receptionist and medical assistant at other facilities. A lifelong resident of Elko, Liz looks forward to providing her community with a new, local option for meeting their healthcare needs.

  • Feliyah Reeves

    Supply Chain/Materials Manager

    Feliyah Reeves is our Supply Chain/Materials Manager for Elko CHC. She has been working in outpatient surgery since 2007, and is certified in Sterile Processing (CRCST), Healthcare Leadership (CHL), Instrument Specialty (CIS), and Advanced Gastro Technical Specialty (AGTS). Born and raised in Elko, Fey considers Elko her community and family, and wants to see the success of Elko CHC in the community.

  • Shantel Greenwood

    Director of Nursing Services

    Shantel Greenwood brings 13 years of nursing experience in both Ambulatory Surgical and Hospital Surgical Department settings to her role as Director of Nursing Services for Elko CHC. Shantel has been with Elko CHC since our earliest days; her knowledge and experience with the center and her passion for the mission and services Elko CHC provides make her an ideal clinical leader. As Director of Nursing, Shantel advocates for patients, staff, and overall clinical safety. Outside of work, Shantel is a mother to three children, and actively participates in the Elko sports and motorsports communities with her family.

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Make a difference in your community with a career at Elko Community Health Center.

Make a difference in your community with a career at Elko Community Health Center.

Join our exceptional team of clinical and administrative professionals in providing collaborative, patient-centered care, with opportunities to grow in a healthcare setting you can be proud of.

Join our exceptional team of clinical and administrative professionals in providing collaborative, patient-centered care, with opportunities to grow in a healthcare setting you can be proud of.

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