Physicians Directory

The physicians and staff at LaPorte Medical Group Surgical Center are leaders in their respective fields and are dedicated to providing best-in-class care to the communities they call home. For every patient who walks through our doors, they aim to provide compassionate care, quality outcomes and overall satisfaction, knowing that this will make us the provider of choice for patients, physicians and employees alike.

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Southeast Anesthesiologists
Shane Ditty
Travis Graham
Harriet Hamer
Hugh Hedman
John Huchko
Sarah Lowe
James Mark
Ryan Sorrell
Kyle Strycker
Chris Zielinski


Neil Wangstrom, MD

Foot and Ankle Surgery

James Meade, MD
John Swangim, DPM


David Fumo, MD
Mark Nelson, MD
Panjak Patel, MD
Seth Tatel, MD

General Surgery

James Cornwell, MD
Brian Moore, MD

Hand Surgery

John Mahon, MD

Internal Medicine/Pulmonary


Ophthalmic and Facial Plastic Surgery

John D. Langford, MD, FACS
Douglas Van Putten, MD

Orthopedic Surgery

Pain Management

John Baccus, MD
Paul Smucker, MD

Pediatric Dental Surgery

Lisa Leniski, DDS


John Swangim, DPM



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