Celebrating 60 Years of Care

IN the community, BYthe community, FOR the community
Many thanks to those who helped at the party. Click here to enjoy the Slide Show!
Use the password “Anniversary” to access the album.

Dermatology now offered!

Welcome dermatologist Dr. Jeffrey Weiss, the newest provider offering services through the SPH Specialty Clinic. Dr. Weiss is a board-certified dermatologist and Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology. He offers general medical dermatology, skin cancer evaluation and treatment, and acne treatments.
Dr. Weiss practices at Valley Dermatology in Eagle River. His first clinic is in October.
Please call 357-2800 for more information and to make an appointment.

Annual Health Fair is November 5; Appointments now available!

Make Appointment Now!

The 33rd annual Rotary Health Fair is set for Saturday, November 5 from 7:30am-1:00pm at the Homer High School. “It’s Your Life … Take a Day to be Well” is the theme of the fair, sponsored by Homer Kachemak Bay Rotary Club in cooperation with South Peninsula Hospital.

As part of the health fair, comprehensive blood analysis is available for only $40, a sizeable discount from the average cost of a comparable test. In addition to the basic wellness test, additional tests available for purchase include prostate, thyroid, cardiac, vitamin D and hemoglobin A1C. Click HERE for complete list of tests and prices.

These tests are offered by appointment at the fair, or before the fair at the hospital with the results available for pickup at the fair. Appointments are offered from October 17-November 4 in the hospital conference room on the hospital’s lower level. Appointments can be made HERE or by calling the healthfair hotline at 399-3158.

Welcome Home Christy (Walkden) Martinez, MD

Christy Martinez, MD, Board Certified in Family Medicine is the newest member of the medical staff at South Peninsula Hospital and Homer Medical Center.  Better known to local residents by her maiden name Walkden, Christy was born at South Peninsula Hospital, raised in Homer, and graduated from Homer High School in 2001.

Dr. Martinez attended University of Washington Medical School and completed her residency…

Welcome Drs. Renda and Edson Knapp, our newest Radiologist and Gynecologist

South Peninsula Hospital welcomes new radiologist Edson Knapp, MD, and his wife, gynecologist Renda Knapp, MD to the hospital’s medical staff and the community. Both received their medical degree at University of South Florida, and practiced medicine in Florida and most recently in Tennessee.

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