Physician Profile: Josephine Davis, M.D.
After leaving Rapid City — the town where she grew up — to complete her Family Medicine residency, Dr. Davis returned to the area to treat patients in the Black Hills.
Rock Climbing: Hang in There — It’s Worth the Effort
Most consider climbing an extreme sport that’s only accessible for elite athletes in peak physical condition. While the sport does pose greater risk than others, climbing doesn’t actually require above average fitness to get started.
Take Your Swing: Staying Strong on the Golf Course
Golf is an excellent way to stay active. Being physically prepared for the demands of a golf swing, and understanding how to swing efficiently, can allow golfers of all ages and abilities to enjoy the sport and avoid injuries.
Summer Cycling: Maximize Comfort and Improve Performance
With summer weather and hundreds of miles worth of riding, cycling in the Black Hills never gets old.
Physician Profile: Heather Brewer, M.D.
In the course of her career, Dr. Heather Brewer has delivered over 3,000 babies and counting. Now she’s closing in on a new accomplishment — delivering the babies of patients she delivered.
Physician Profile: Michael Hansen, M.D.
When he isn’t treating patients in the ICU, Dr. Michael Hansen enjoys giving back to organizations like Best Buddies and Special Olympics, and even runs his own YouTube channel.
Spring Into Health
After a year of indoor or at-home workouts, spring is the perfect time to move physical fitness routines outside. The experts at Monument Health weigh in on how to safely implement walking or running into an exercise routine.
Lifestyle Medicine: A New Approach to Health Care
Monument Health’s new Lifestyle Medicine program seeks to change the way we approach our health and chronic condition management.
Patient Story: Carol Engel
Carol Engel, who has cancer, is one of the patients who is benefiting from the clinical collaboration between Monument Health and Mayo Clinic physicians.
Physician Profile: Joy Falkenburg, M.D.
When she isn’t treating patients, you can find Dr. Falkenburg working the soil and finding peace in the Healing Garden, located on the Monument Health Custer Hospital and Clinic campus.