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General Surgeon Returns Home to Practice Medicine

Mowery Clinic is pleased to welcome Salina native Dr. Mark Banker, General Surgeon. Dr. Banker joins Drs. Chris Rupe and Keenan Wanamaker at Mowery Clinic General Surgery located at 737 E. Crawford St., Salina, Kansas. Dr. Banker grew up in Salina and graduated high school from Salina South High School.  After completing his undergraduate degree […]

Mowery Clinic Welcomes General & Vascular Surgeon

Dr. Keenana Wanamaker

Mowery Clinic is pleased to welcome Dr. Keenan Wanamaker, General & Vascular Surgeon. Dr. Wanamaker joins Dr. Chris Rupe, General and Vascular Surgeon, at Mowery Clinic located at 737 E Crawford St., Salina, Kansas. Dr. Wanamaker’s philosophy of patient care is focused on compassionate care. “I’m always striving for an open-eared approach with my patients […]

Mowery Clinic Welcomes Family Medicine Physician

Mowery Clinic is pleased to welcome Dr. Andrew Westbrook, Family Medicine – Sports Medicine. Dr. Westbrook joins Drs. William Buck, Cierra Johnson, and Andrew Ross at Mowery Clinic Family Medicine. “I enjoy building relationships with my patients in order to provide guidance and support during all of life’s peaks and valleys.  I look forward to […]

Heart Procedure Makes Salina Debut

By Charles Rankin Salina Journal USA TODAY NETWORK A new heart procedure has arrived in Salina after a collaboration between Salina Regional Health Center and Mowery Clinic. The transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) surgery was performed on Tuesday, January 26th, at Salina Regional. Dr. David Battin, cardiologist at Mowery, said aortic valve disease is fairly […]

Breast Cancer: Where does surgery come in?

Dr. Megan Morriss

Breast cancer remains the leading type of cancer impacting women. One in eight will be affected during the course of their lifetime. After a diagnosis of cancer is made, the available treatment options can seem overwhelming. The treatment approach will vary based on size, tumor markers, and extent of the disease. For most types of […]

Mowery Women’s Clinic Welcomes Dr. Nicholas Raasch

Mowery Clinic is pleased to welcome Dr. Nicholas Raasch, OB/GYN, to Mowery Women’s Clinic. Dr. Raasch joins Dr. Leslie Ablard, Dr. Jeffrey Knox, Dr. Natalie Morgan, and Dr. David Prendergast at Mowery Women’s Clinic. Although a Nebraska-native, Dr. Raasch is excited to now call Salina home. “The community of Salina has been very welcoming. Everyone […]

5 Must-Know Facts About Cervical Cancer

With cervical cancer continuing to affect women worldwide, it’s important to understand the disease known as a “silent killer” and what we can do to improve our chances of beating it. Quick stats: Women of all ages are at risk of cervical cancer. In the United States, an estimated 13,000 women were diagnosed with invasive […]

Physicians Celebrate 5, 10, & 20 Years of Service at Mowery Clinic

Thank you to the following physicians for their dedication and commitment to our patients and Mowery Clinic over the last 5, 10, and 20 years! Dr. Jacob Hodges, Infectious Disease – 5 Years Dr. Brian Pavey, Nephrology – 10 Years Dr. Chris Rupe, General Surgery – 10 Years Dr. LaVelle Ellis, Gastroenterology – 20 Years