Changes in Surgical Services at WhidbeyHealth announced by public hospital district

  • Friday, November 8, 2019 1:38pm
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Dr. John Hassapis, a general surgeon, is no longer practicing at WhidbeyHealth Surgical Services Clinic, though he will continue as an active member of the WhidbeyHealth medical staff.

Patients of WhidbeyHealth Surgical Services will receive care from Dr. Garth Miller, Dr. Leah Oman and Dr. Thomas Steffens.

Miller, MD FACS, a provider at WhidbeyHealth since August 2018, currently serves as a medical director.

Miller has practiced surgery since 1984 and is experienced in general and laparoscopic surgery, GI endoscopy, vascular, thoracic and gynecologic surgery.

Oman, MD, has been a practicing general surgeon since 2002 and previously worked for WhidbeyHealth for five years. She returned to the organization in June of 2019 and is able to serve all general surgery needs.

She specializes in breast health, surgical breast oncology, GI endoscopy and laparoscopic surgeries.

Steffens, DO, previously worked at WhidbeyHealth in a locums capacity and joins WhidbeyHealth Nov. Steffens brings with him 37 years of experience in general surgery, specializing in GI endoscopies and laparoscopic surgery.

For questions or concerns, please contact Colleen Clark, chief operations officer, at

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