Traverse City Record-Eagle

June 29, 2013

Body and Soul newsmakers 06/29/2013

Traverse City Record-Eagle

---- — Otsego Memorial Hospital, Gaylord, is expanding to better serve its patients.

The multi-specialty medical group is planning to open a new clinic offering walk-in services without an appointment.

The new clinic, expected to open in late fall 2013, will be located at the intersection of U.S. 131 and M-32 in Elmira.

It is designed to serve residents from Boyne Falls, Elmira, Mancelona, Boyne Mountain visitors and the northern U.S. 131 corridor.

Jane Denay, nurse practitioner at Harbor Arthritis Center in Petoskey will provide care in the Traverse City area on the second Friday of the month at Creekside Clinic in Acme.

Denay is a member of the Association of Rheumatology Health Professionals and the American College of Lifstyle Medicine.

She has worked as a nurse practitioner in rheumatology for 12 years in a collaborative relationship with rheumatologist Dr. Charles Huebner

Denay will see new and returning patients at the clinic and welcomes self-referrals.

Kirsten Grimm and Dawn Ross have joined the staff at Living Light Massage & Wellness Center, 134 W. State St.

Grimm is nationally certified and has 12 years experience in the massage therapy field. She also is a licensed esthetician and certified yoga instructor. y.

Ross has been working in the massage therapy and spa industry for four years.

She specializes in deep tissue, sports, relaxation, hot stone and pregnancy massage.