Services

Memorial Healthcare is proud to have one of the best equipped Gastroenterology Centers in the country.  Our Gastroenterology Center is completely digital.

This state-of-the-art equipment helps Memorial experts find and treat digestive problems much sooner - even the smallest or "flat" colon polyps are visible with Memorial's equipment.

View the Providers tab to learn about our Gastroenterology specialists.

Procedures performed in the Memorial Gastroenterology Center assist physicians in diagnosing: 

  • Peptic ulcers
  • Polyp detection/removal
  • Colonoscopy
  • Cancer detection
  • Irritable bowel disease
  • Esophageal reflux
  • Paracentesis (drain fluid off abdominal cavity)
  • Transesophageal gastroscopy
  • Biopsies of the esophagus, stomach and colon
  • Pill Cam studies
  • Bravo pH monitoring
  • Lactose intolerance testing
  • Hepatitis consultation/treatment

 

Catherine Kerschen, DO, FACOI
Specialties
Gastroenterology
Location Owosso Gastroenterology Associates
721 N. Shiawassee
Suite 202
Owosso, MI 48867
989-729-1600
Health Plans/Insurance Accepted
Aetna/Cofinity, Blue Care Network, Blue Choice, BCBSM PPO/Trust, Blue Preferred Plus, BCBSM Traditional, Genesys PHO, HAP - Health Alliance Plan of MI, Health Plan of Michigan/Meridian, Health Plus Medicaid, McLaren, Medicaid, Medicare, Physicians Health Plan, Physicians Health Plan/Medicaid, Health Plus/Medicaid, PHCS (Multiplan), RR Medicare, Sparrow Physician Health Network, Tricare Standard/Prime, United Healthcare
Lisa LePain, DO, FACOI
Specialties
Gastroenterology
Location Owosso Gastroenterology Associates
721 N. Shiawassee
Suite 202
Owosso, MI 48867
989-729-1600
Health Plans/Insurance Accepted
Aetna/Cofinity, Blue Care Network, BCN Medicare Advantage, BCBSM Traditional, BCBSM PPO/Trust, Blue Preferred Plus, Medicare Plus Blue PPO, HAP - Health Alliance Plan of MI, Health Plus Medicaid, Humana PPO, McLaren Medicaid, Medicaid, Medicare, Health Plan of Michigan/Meridian, PHCS (Multiplan), Physicians Health Plan, Physicians Health Plan/Medicaid, RR Medicare, Sparrow Physician Health Network, Tricare Standard/Prime, United Healthcare
Marcia Skjaerlund, DO
Specialties
Gastroenterology
Location Owosso Gastroenterology Associates
721 N. Shiawassee
Suite 202
Owosso, MI 48867
989-729-1600
Health Plans/Insurance Accepted
Aetna/Cofinity, BCBSM Traditional, Medicaid, Medicare, RR Medicare, Tricare Standard/Prime, Health Plan of Michigan/Meridian, PHCS (Multiplan), McLaren
William Weatherhead, DO, FACOI
Specialties
Gastroenterology
Location Owosso Gastroenterology Associates
721 N. Shiawassee
Suite 202
Owosso, MI 48867
989-729-1600
Health Plans/Insurance Accepted
Blue Care Network, BCN Medicare Advantage, BCBSM PPO/Trust, Blue Preferred Plus, Medicare Plus Blue PPO, BCBSM Traditional, McLaren, McLaren Medicaid, Medicaid, Medicare, Physicians Health Plan, Priority Health, RR Medicare, Sparrow PHP Medicaid, Tricare Standard/Prime
Maria Reed, PA-C
Specialties
Gastroenterology
Location Owosso Gastroenterology Associates
721 N. Shiawassee
Suite 202
Owosso, MI 48867
989-729-1600
Health Plans/Insurance Accepted
Aetna/Cofinity, Blue Care Network, BCN Medicare Advantage, BCBSM PPO/Trust, Blue Preferred Plus, Medicare Plus Blue PPO, BCBSM Traditional, HAP - Health Alliance Plan of MI, Humana PPO, McLaren Medicaid, Medicaid, Medicare, Health Plan of Michigan/Meridian, PHCS (Multiplan), Priority Health, RR Medicare, Tricare Standard/Prime, McLaren