A team of highly trained medical professionals will be involved in your care during radiation therapy. This team is led by a radiation oncologist, a doctor who specializes in using radiation to treat cancer. Learn more about the rest of your treatment team.
Gustavo Morel, MD
Hematology, Medical Oncology, Internal Medicine
Specializing in the field of Hematology / Oncology, Dr. Morel is prepared to diagnose and provide treatment for blood-related disorders and all types of cancer, which can range from the common to the very rare and complex. Dr. Morel is trained to provide care as part of a multidisciplinary treatment team, working in conjunction with other physicians and specialists to ensure the highest possible standard of care.
Michelle Morel, PA-C
Michelle Morel is an integral part of the practice. As a Certified Physician Assistant she has provided oversight of infusion and injection therapy and other aspects of patient care. Michelle completed her PA studies at King’s College in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania graduating cum laude.
Carole Spickerman, NP
I would like to introduce to you Carole Spickerman. Carol is joining us as an irregular Family Nurse Practitioner in our Hematology/Oncology department. Carole comes to us with many years’ experience in this field.
Jolynn Blackburn CMD RT
Jolynn joined the Radiation Oncology team at UPHS-Marquette in 2002 and currently serves as a Dosimetrist at both UPHS-Marquette and Dickinson County Hospital. She completed her Radiography training at Marquette General Hospital in Marquette,MI in 2001 and Radiation Therapy training in 2002 at the Community College of Alleghany County in Pittsburgh, PA. Jolynn is certified by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists and the Medical Dosimetry Certification Board as a Registered Radiologic Technologist, a Registered Radiation Therapist, and a Certified Medical Dosimetrist.
Lori Kaznowski, CMD RT
Lori is Certified by the Board of Medical Dosimetrist and registered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists in both Radiography and Radiation Therapy. Lori has enjoyed working in the healthcare of people since 1990. Lori was employed by Marquette General in 1999 and has been an integral treatment planning team member of Dickinson County Healthcare System Radiation Department since it opened the doors in 2000.
Brian Rasmussen, MS DABR
Brian is Certified by American Board of Radiology in Therapeutic Medical Physics. He has a BS in Physics, Minor in Mathematics from Northern Michigan University, Marquette, MI. Graduate School: Brian has an MS in Medical Physics, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI. He has worked 6 years at Upper Peninsula Healthcare System and Dickinson County Healthcare System.
Cancer Patient Navigator
Darla helps patients, families, and caregivers navigate the many systems needed during the cancer journey. Our cancer patient navigator can assist you in finding your way within the complex health care system. Patient navigators know who to call and where to go so your care can be most efficiently provided. 906-776-5978
Hi. My name is Mark, and I've been treating patients here at DCH since we opened in November 2000. When I'm not working, I enjoy reading, practicing martial arts, and spending time with my family: my wife Susan, and our children Lily, and Michael.
Hi there! My name is Brandon and I am one of two Radiation Therapists who staff the department at Dickinson County Hospital. I am a graduate of Marquette General Hospital's School of Radiography as well at 21st Century Oncology's School for Radiation Therapy, in Cape Coral, FL. I started here, upon completion of my schooling, in September of 2007. I was born and raised in kingsford, MI and am happy to be back home.
Hello, everyone. I joined the MGHS radiation oncology team in September, 2012 and work as a radiation therapist at our Iron Mountain location. I grew up in Wisconsin and love my new home in the U.P. When not working I enjoy spending time with friends and family, hiking with my German Shepherd Dog, exploring my new surroundings, and cheering on the Packers.
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Radiation Therapy Nurses
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"A successful team is a group of many hands and one mind."
DCHS Radiation Oncology
1721 S Stephenson Ave
Iron Mountain, MI 49801
Main Office: (906) 776-5975
Darla Hanson: (906) 776-5978
DCHS Hematology/Oncology: (906) 776-5890