Kirkland, Wash. – Gerome Gepigon, PA-C, recently joined the team of skilled providers at EvergreenHealth Neurosurgery. The practice is part of the hospital’s Neuroscience, Spine & Orthopedic Institute, which provides leading-edge diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation for neurological and orthopedic conditions.
Gepigon is a board-certified physician assistant with clinical expertise in surgical and non-surgical management of spinal disorders including back and neck pain, cervical and lumbar disc herniations, cervical and thoracic myelopathy, lumbar spinal stenosis, spondylolisthesis and fractures.
“We are so pleased to welcome Gerome to EvergreenHealth’s neurosurgical team,” said Aileen Mickey, MD, FCCP, chief medical officer of EvergreenHealth Medical Group. “His dedication to building patient relationships supports our partnership-based approach to patient care.”
Gepigon ensures his patients understand every available care option, involves them in decision-making and educates them about each step in their treatment process. His goal in all patient interactions is to act as a resource so patients can make treatment choices that best meet their individual needs.
Gepigon is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. He completed his training at Salus University in Elkins Park, Pennsylvania.
Originally from the East Coast, Gepigon is happy to call the Pacific Northwest his new home. He enjoys running outdoors all year without the obstacle of New England’s snowy winters.
To learn more about Gerome Gepigon, PA-C or to make an appointment, visit www.evergreenhealth.com/neurosurgery.
EvergreenHealth is an integrated health care system serving nearly one million residents in King and Snohomish counties with a breadth of services and programs that are among the most comprehensive in the region. Formed as a public hospital district in 1972, EvergreenHealth includes a 318-bed acute care medical center in Kirkland and a 72-bed hospital, EvergreenHealth Monroe, which is an accredited, full-service public hospital district established in 1960 in Monroe, Washington. The system also includes a network of 13 primary care practices, five urgent care centers, more than two dozen specialty care practices, extensive home care and hospice services, and 24/7 emergency care from its Kirkland, Monroe, and Redmond locations.
EvergreenHealth remains committed to its purpose to enrich the health and well-being of the community by providing clinical excellence in more than 80 specialties and through extensive community health outreach and education programs, anchored by the 24/7 EvergreenHealth Nurse Navigator & Healthline.
The health system is consistently named as one of Healthgrades America’s 100 Best Hospitals and it is one of only 407 hospitals nationwide to hold a 5-Star Overall Rating from the Centers for Medicaid & Medicare Services (CMS). Learn more at www.evergreenhealth.com.
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