Our Physicians

Bruce Kiessling, M.D.
Medical Director

  • Board Certified Family Physician
  • Awarded “Top Family Physician” in perennial community polls
  • Awarded “Alaska Physician of the Year for Community Service”
  • Selected one of “America’s Top Family Doctors” by Consumer’s Research Council of America
  • Host of radio medical talk show “Just a G.P.” on 650 KENI for over 20 years
Mary Ann Foland, M.D.
  • Awarded “Alaska Family Physician
    of the Year”
  • Awarded #1 spot as “Top Family Physician” in perennial community polls
  • Awarded “Alaska Woman of Distinction”
  • President of Alaska Academy of Family Physicians
Eric Miknich, M.D.
  • Board Certified Family Physician
  • Served on the Executive Committee and as Chief of Family Practice Providence Hospital Alaska
  • Team Physician for the Alaska Aces
Jane Simono, M.D.
  • Board Certified Family Physician
  • Member of the International Association for Physicians in Aesthetic Medicine
  • Specialized training in Wilderness Medicine
Larry Smith, M.D.
  • Board Certified Family Physician
  • Team Physician for the Alaska Aces
  • Board Member of the Alaska Academy of Family Physicians
Irina Grimberg, M.D.
  • Board Certified in Internal Medicine
  • Anchorage Medical Society Delegate
  • Civil Surgeon (Immigration Physicals)
  • Experienced and interest in Rheumatology & Endocrinology
  • Speaks Fluent Russian
Mari Hately, M.D.
  • Board Certified Family Physician
  • Member of the Association of American Indian Physicians
  • Graduate of WWAMI program, University of Washington School of Medicine
  • Alaska born and raised—Six years’ experience in family medicine helping Alaskan’s stay healthy
Wendy "9" Sanders, M.D.
  • Board certified in Family Medicine
  • Graduated from Dartmouth College
  • Earned Medical Degree at Oregon Health Sciences University, and completed internship at Emmanuel Hospital in Portland, Oregon
  • Trained at the Alaska Native Medical Center Surgical department
  • Over 20 years experience in Urgent Care and Family Medicine
Nicole Pressman-Schneider, M.D.
  • Board certified in Family Medicine
  • Graduate of Pacific Lutheran University
  • Medical Degree from University of Washington School of Medicine
  • Alaska Family Medicine Resident Graduate
  • Conversationally Fluent in Spanish