(Wednesday - December 09, 2020 - News release
provided by Joe Rizzo, Manager of Public Relations for DCHS) -
Dickinson County Healthcare is proud to welcome
Radiation Oncologist Dr. Maryam Hamidi to the team of cancer care
experts. With the addition of Dr. Hamidi, the Dickinson Cancer Care team
expands to four expert providers. She joins Gustavo Morel, MD, Michelle
Morel, PA-C, and Carole Spickerman, NP. They work collaboratively to
serve the entire spectrum of cancer care diagnostics and treatment.
“We are thrilled with the addition of Dr. Hamidi
to our team,” said Dr. Gustavo Morel. “Her skills in Radiation Oncology
are an incredible addition. We are excited for our patients to benefit
from her care.”
Dr. Hamidi previously served at University
Radiologists in Springfield, Ill., and Mercyhealth Javon Bea Hospital in
Rockford, Ill. She is board certified in Radiation Oncology and a member
of the American Society of Therapeutic Radiation Oncology, American
Society of Clinical Oncology and the European Society of Therapeutic
Radiation Oncology. Dr. Hamidi brings a deep educational and
training background with her to DCH. She earned her medical degree from
the University of Wisconsin-Madison and completed her residency at New
York Presbyterian and the Medical University of South Carolina. She
completed a research followship at the UW-School of Medicine and Public
“I am excited to join the excellent cancer care
team at Dickinson County Healthcare. Here, a higher level of cancer care
is delivered to every patient, every day. The entire organization cares
so deeply for the people of this community, it’s an honor to be here,”
says Dr. Hamidi.
In her free time, Dr. Hamidi enjoys literature,
writing, hiking with her dog and painting. “Best of all, the Iron
Mountain area is a fantastic place to live. I love nature and the
genuine character of the people who live here,” Dr. Hamidi adds.
ABOUT DICKINSON COUNTY HEALTHCARE
Servicing Northern Wisconsin and the central
Upper Peninsula for more than 68 years, Dickinson County Healthcare
(DCH) is a 49 bed Community Hospital with a team of more than 60 active
physicians and each year treats over 160,000 patients.
DCH employs more than 650 staff members, is one
of the major employers in the Dickinson County area and is a large
contributor to the economic wellbeing of our community.