HONOLULU — Seven doctors have joined Kaiser Permanente Hawaii facilities on Oahu, Maui, and Hawaii Island. They add to Kaiser Permanente’s award-winning staff of more than 600 health care providers in Hawaii’s largest medical practice, the Hawaii Permanente Medical Group, which serves more than 250,000 members in Hawaii.
Alexander Lin, MD, joins the ophthalmology department at Kaiser Permanente Honolulu Medical Office. He graduated with his medical degree from the John A. Burns School of Medicine at the University of Hawaii and completed a preliminary medical internship and ophthalmology residency at the University of Washington in Seattle. He returns to Hawaii after completing a cornea, refractive, and anterior segment surgical fellowship at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri.
Anne Yoshizawa, MD, practices family medicine at Kaiser Permanente Maui Lani Medical Office. She earned her medical degree from the John A. Burns School of Medicine at the University of Hawaii and completed her residency in family medicine at the Ventura County Medical Center in Ventura, California. Before returning to Hawaii, Dr. Yoshizawa served as a primary care provider at the Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic Rosewood Family Health Center in Lents, Oregon, and as an adult medicine teaching attending hospitalist at Ventura County Medical Center. She is board certified in family medicine.
Jenna Koskey, OD, joins the optometry department at Kaiser Permanente Kona Medical Office. She received her doctor of optometry degree from the Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago. She went on to complete her primary care and ocular disease residency at the Captain James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Center in North Chicago, Illinois. Prior to moving to Hawaii Island, she worked as an optometrist for the PeaceHealth Medical Group in Eugene, Oregon.
Li-Hsieh Chen, MD, practices internal medicine at Kaiser Permanente Honolulu Medical Office. He earned his medical degree at the John A. Burns School of Medicine at the University of Hawaii and completed an internal medicine residency through Kaiser Permanente Hawaii’s Internal Medicine Residency Program. Dr. Chen is also active in research, most recently looking at reducing unnecessary vitamin D testing at Kaiser Permanente in Hawaii and predictive modeling of liver cancer among patients with hepatitis C in Hawaii.
Maegan Doi, MD, joins the internal medicine department at Kaiser Permanente Honolulu Medical Office. She received her medical degree from the John A. Burns School of Medicine at the University of Hawaii and completed her residency through Kaiser Permanente Hawaii’s Internal Medicine Residency Program. During her residency, Dr. Doi served as a general medical education committee member and was also active in research, recently looking at liver failure due to hepatic amyloidosis.
Teresa Walsh, MD, practices obstetrics and gynecology at Kaiser Permanente Honolulu Medical Office. She received her medical degree from the John A. Burns School of Medicine at the University of Hawaii followed by an obstetrics and gynecology residency at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. She then completed fellowship training at Baylor College of Medicine in minimally invasive gynecology. Before returning to Hawaii, Dr. Walsh worked as a medical staff physician at Texas Children’s Hospital and St. Luke’s Medical Center in Houston, and served as an assistant professor and associate program director at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas. She is board certified in obstetrics and gynecology.
Yuree Lin, MD, is a hospitalist at Kaiser Permanente Moanalua Medical Center. After completing her medical degree at the John A. Burns School of Medicine at the University of Hawaii, she completed her residency at the affiliated hospitals of the University of Washington in Seattle. Dr. Lin served as a nocturnist at Mercy Hospital in St. Louis, while also serving as a telemedicine hospitalist at the Mercy Virtual Care Center. Active in research, Dr. Lin most recently completed work in sepsis rapid process improvement and acute kidney injury.
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