Care Everyday was created and designed by leading medical practitioners
George Abela, MD, MSc, MBA, serves as chief of cardiology for MSU Health Care and professor in Michigan State University’s College of Human Medicine. He received his medical training from the American University of Beirut and completed his residency in medicine and pathology at Emory University. In addition, Dr. Abela is fellowship-trained in cardiology from the University of Florida College of Medicine, as well as, double board-certified in cardiovascular disease and internal medicine.
Saleh Aldasouqi, MD, FACE, ECNU, serves as chief of endocrinology and metabolism for MSU Health Care and professor in Michigan State University’s College of Human Medicine. Dr. Aldasouqi received his medical training at the University of Jordan. He completed the Michigan State University Internal Medicine Residency at Hurley Medical Center in Flint. In addition, Dr. Aldasouqi is fellowship-trained in endocrinology and metabolism from Indiana University School of Medicine, as well as, board-certified in endocrinology, diabetes, and metabolism.
Katherine Dontje, PhD, RN, FNP-BC, FAANP, is a board-certified family nurse practitioner. She has over 36 years of experience with special interests in hypertension and shared decision making. In addition to being a provider in MSU Health Care Family Medicine clinic, Dr. Dontje is an associate professor in MSU’s College of Nursing.
Jessica Heselschwerdt, MD, ABFM, is a board-certified family medicine physician in MSU Health Care Family Medicine clinic and assistant professor in Michigan State University’s College of Osteopathic Medicine. She received her medical training from Wayne State University and completed her residency in family medicine at UT Austin. Additionally, Dr. Heselschwerdt is board-certified in family medicine.
Judith C. Lin, MD, MBA, RVT, RPVI, FACS, FSVS, serves as chief of vascular surgery for MSU Health Care and professor in Michigan State University’s College of Human Medicine. Dr. Lin is a fellowship-trained, board-certified, vascular surgeon specializing in minimally invasive vascular surgery, endovascular and robotic-assisted vascular surgery, percutaneous peripheral intervention, and complex venous disease. Dr. Lin graduated from the New York University School of Medicine and then went on to complete her residency in general surgery at Mount Sinai Health System in New York, NY. Currently, Dr. Lin serves as chair of Society for Vascular Surgery (SVS) Health Information Technology Task Force.
David Walsworth, MD, FAAFP, serves as medical director for MSU Health Care Family Medicine and associate professor in Michigan State University’s College of Human Medicine. Dr. Walsworth received his medical training from Wayne State University and completed his family medicine residency at Oakwood Hospital & Medical Center in Dearborn, MI. Additionally, Dr. Walsworth is board-certified in family medicine.
Dr. Hafran brings more than 15 years of clinical experience and has played an instrumental role in the development of policies, protocols and procedural algorithms ensuring delivery of highest quality patient-centric care.
Trained in Family Medicine at Columbia- Presbyterian, Michael served as a physician and officer in the US Air Force in the European and Pacific theatres.
Dr. Andrew Magnet brings over 17 years of hospitalist, emergency room and primary care experience. He is a physician with hands-on experience, treating all types of patients. He is also the Chief of Medical Staff & a Flight Surgeon for the 165th Medical Group, Georgia Air National Guard.
He graduated from the Medical College of Virginia and completed his residency at Tripler Army Medical Center in Hawaii. Dr. Magnet is a distinguished scholar with his PhD in Molecular Pathology from the University of California at San Diego.
Dr. Jennifer Frangos, DO is Board Certified in Family Practice and has over 16 years of experience. She has vast expertise in the field of telemedicine and virtual care, acquiring medical licensure in all 50 states. She is passionate about ensuring that all patients throughout the United States have access to quality health care. She is a graduate of the WV School of Osteopathic Medicine and completed her residency at Greenbrier Valley Medical Center where she served as Chief Resident.
Annie earned her master’s degree in nursing from Walden University and her bachelor’s degree in nursing from Washburn University. She worked as a nurse practitioner for Via Christi Orthopaedic Clinic, and before that as a registered nurse for Via Christi Hospital St. Joseph’s Emergency Room.
“We are here to assure not only the patients, but also their families, that we are here for them in this difficult time.”
Jeff Nadel has always believed in the idea of proactive, rather than reactive, healthcare. Watching friends and family struggle with health issues that could have been avoided, he committed to advancing the ideal of everyday care. A serial entrepreneur who has founded multiple technology companies, including Klink, Sparkpoint Media, and Beverage Advisory Group, Jeff has devoted his energies to healthcare innovation in the pursuit of delivering to all patients the kind of care he wants his own parents and grandparents to receive.