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Tami Blecha
Family Nurse Practitioner

Family Nurse Practitioner, Tami Blecha, joined the Mountain Valleys Health Centers staff in January 2021 and is seeing patients at the Big Valley Health Center. She received her Bachelor...

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Ryan Carlson
Family Nurse Practitioner

Family Nurse Practitioner, Ryan Carlson, joined the Mountain Valleys Health Centers staff in September 2020 and is seeing patients  at the Butte Valley Health Center in Dorris, CA. Ryan...

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Alexandria Conner
Physician Assistant

  Physician Assistant, Alexandria Conner, joined the Mountain Valleys Health Centers staff in December 2020 and is seeing patients primarily at the Fall River Valley Health Center. She received...

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Dr. Alison Liewen
Physician

Dr. Alison Liewen joined the Mountain Valleys Health Centers staff in November 2020 and is seeing patients primarily at the Weed and Butte Valley Health Centers. She studied molecular...

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Dr. Erik Van Houten
Physician

  Dr. Van Houten is a Board Certified Family Medicine physician proudly serving the local community.   “I believe in the therapeutic alliance of the doctor-patient relationship. Family medicine...

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Courtney Dawson
Registered Dental Hygienist

Courtney Dawson Courtney graduated from Weed High School and went on to the Dental Hygiene program at Oregon Institute of Technology where she graduated with a Bachelor’s of Science...

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Dr. Robert Lambing
Dentist

Bio. coming soon. Dr. Lambing is seeing patients at Burney Dental Center.

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Dr. Chuck Colas
Physician

I grew up in Klamath Falls, Oregon, so I have always had a love for this area.  My family moved to Happy Camp, California when I was in high...

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Dr. Joshua Frye
Dentist

Joshua Frye, DMD joined the Mountain Valleys Health Centers staff in September 2019 seeing dental patients at our Big Valley Dental Clinic. He studied Biology at Pennsylvania State University...

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Dr. Tiffany Frye
Physician

Tiffany L. Frye, DO MPH FAAP is a board-certified pediatrician at MVHC who sees patients ages 0-17 at the Burney clinic, and travels to Tulelake, Fall River, and Weed...

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Joseph Lee
Family Nurse Practitioner

Joseph studied  French Literature at Pusan University of Foreign Studies but soon moved to Australia to study communications at La Trobe University. He later obtained a B.A. in Communications...

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Dr. Peter Gonzalez
Dentist

Peter Gonzalez, DDS joined the Mountain Valleys Health Centers staff in July 2020 seeing dental patients primarily at our Butte Valley Dental Center. He was raised in Merritt Island,...

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