Hutchinson Clinic Recognized
Pfizer recently recognized the Hutchinson Clinic Clinical Trials team as one of the top 5 enrollers in the Spire trials, which involve a new medication to treat high cholesterol. There are two Spire trials that have a combined 3,176 sites active worldwide, with nearly 14,000 patients currently enrolled. The combined enrollment goal for both trials is 27,000. The Hutchinson Clinic has screened nearly 140 people with approximately 60 actively participating in the trial. The Hutch Clinic is still seeking trial participants. You may qualify if you are at least 18, and are taking medication to treat your high cholesterol. For more information about the trial, visit www.mycholesterolstudy.com, or call Juan Morales at 620-694-4123.
Hutchinson Clinic Spire Team pictured - Dr. Timothy Crater, Jennifer Gruver, Jessica Chaney, Dr. James Siler, Christina Sittler and Dr. James Ruhlman.
Certification in Endocrinology Achieved
The Hutchinson Clinic announces that Jeremy Kempke, MD recently became board-certified in endocrinology. Dr. Kempke, originally from Ellsworth, completed his residency in internal medicine at KUMC-Wichita in 2012 and his fellowship in endocrinology, diabetes and metabolism at KUMC in Kansas City in 2015. He has practiced medicine at the Hutchinson Clinic since August 2015. Endocrin-ology focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of diabetes, problems of the thyroid, adrenal and pituitary glands, osteoporosis and other hormone-related diseases. Appointments can be made by calling (620) 669-2533.
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Stop by and see the mural greeting visitors to our new Women's Care building on our Waldron campus. This hand-painted mural by local artist Brady Scott celebrates the women of central Kansas. Local women are featured in the mural. Hutch Clinic Women's Care is devoted to creating an environment that warmly welcomes our patients, and makes visits to the doctor more convenient and comfortable. Find out more about our Women's Care physicians.