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Mark Twain Medical Center grows orthopedic care in Calaveras County

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Seasoned Orthopedist is recruited to join the team at MTMC

SAN ANDREAS, CA – November 2, 2018- Mark Twain Medical Center (MTMC) has successfully recruited a second orthopedic surgeon to join the MTMC Specialty Care practice along with Dr. Craig Lovett. Dr. Roger Rogalski is a welcomed addition to the experienced team. He has been actively practicing in the South Lake Tahoe as an Orthopaedic Surgeon, specializing in Sports Medicine for over twenty-five years.

Dr. Rogalski earned his medical degree from Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York. He completed his Internship at the University of Michigan. He obtained his fellowship in Sports Medicine at the University of Wisconsin.

“Growing our services is another one of our many commitments to the community in our ability to provide exceptional health care,” commented Larry Philipp, Interim CEO MTMC adding “Dr. Rogalski has a very impressive back ground. He will further strengthen our Medical Staff as we work towards many new beginnings at MTMC.”

“I am excited to be joining Mark Twain Medical Center,” commented Dr. Rogalski. “My focus is in working with patients to improve their condition and quality of life by using the most advanced and least invasive treatment options available. With my background in Sports Medicine, I also enjoy helping the recreational or serious athlete get back to their active life style and level of performance. I am looking forward to making Calaveras County my home and providing care to those in the Tri-Counties.”

For more information on the San Andreas Specialty Care Clinic or to make an appointment, please call (209) 736-2030.


About Mark Twain Medical Center

Founded in 1951, Mark Twain Medical Center is a 25-bed, critical access hospital providing inpatient acute care, outpatient services and emergency services. The Medical Center’s Medical Staff represents a broad range of specialties that ensure access to high quality medical care in a rural community. In addition to being a major provider of health services, Mark Twain Medical Center is also one of the area’s largest employers. More than 300 people are employed at the hospital and its five Family Medical Centers. The Medical Center is a member of Dignity Health, the fifth largest not- for-profit healthcare system in the nation. Mark Twain Medical Center is also on Facebook. 


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Thursday, November 01, 2018

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