Mike Kowalke, PA-C

“When a patient is in pain or struggling with a condition, they come to Lincoln Orthopaedic Center for clear answers and appropriate treatment options. As a Physician Assistant with the LOC Spine Team, I strive to use my diverse healthcare background to exceed each patient’s expectations and deliver optimal care.” Mike Kowalke, PA-C is a

Robert Vande Guchte, M.D.

Dr. Robert Vande Guchte is originally from Edmonton, Alberta, Canada and he earned his medical degree at the University of Alberta. Upon graduation, he completed his orthopaedic residency at the University of Alberta and a fellowship in sports medicine at the University of Calgary Sports Medicine Centre. He also completed a second fellowship in spine

Barry A. Bohlen, MD

Dr. Barry Bohlen is a Board-Certified orthopaedic surgeon specializing in sports medicine and total joint replacement. He received his medical degree from the University of Nebraska Medical Center and completed his surgical residency at the Medical College of Virginia, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Dr. Bohlen is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and

Patrick Hurlbut, MD

Dr. Patrick Hurlbut, a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon, has been an important part of the high-quality healthcare provided at the Thayer County Health Services. Throughout his career, Dr. Hurlbut has recognized the importance of specialized services in rural communities. He believes that providing specialized orthopaedic services to the residents of Thayer County, at a convenient location,