UPHS – Sault Ste. Marie is pleased to welcome Katerina
Fellers, PA-C, to its Family Medicine team. She and her husband Andrew Fellers,
MD join Ashly Ellis, FNP at the family medicine clinic located in Avery Square.
Katerina earned her Masters of Physician Studies at
Kettering College, where she also received her Bachelor of Science in Human
Biology and was Summa Cum Laude. Recently, she worked as an Emergency Physician
Assistant at Elkhart Emergency; her tasks included providing emergency and
urgent care needs, as well as managing patients in the observation unit to
provide ongoing care and diagnostic work.
“I feel strongly about ensuring access to health care and am
excited to join the UP Health System team in order to broaden patients’ access
to primary care across the UP,” she said. “I believe in whole person care:
addressing physical, mental and emotional needs of the individual. Patients
deserve access to quality, compassionate care and reliable information to
assist them in making decisions for their health.”
joins a Family Medicine team that is dedicated to providing comprehensive
healthcare for the UP’s family, friends and neighbors. UPHS – Sault Ste. Marie
offers a full-spectrum of primary care services including annual physical
exams, well-child exams, pediatrics, geriatrics, women’s health, minor
outpatient surgery, allergy injections, diabetes education, nutrition
counseling and more.
feel that the most compelling part of being a medical provider is building the patient-provider
relationship and interaction,” Katerina said. “Establishing that relationship
on open communication and trust is important in meeting the health goals of a
of practicing medicine, Katerina is an avid backpacker and long-distance hiker.
Katerina is now seeing patients, and same-day appointments and walk-ins are welcomed. To schedule an appointment or learn more about UPHS – Sault Ste. Marie Family Medicine, visit www.mgh.org/SSM, or call 906.632.6013.