David Bartels, DO, will be joining Summit Cancer Center–Post Falls as a medical oncologist effective August 1, 2016, leaving his current position as a medical oncologist with Kootenai Health in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. Summit Cancer Centers, associated with the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, now provides North Idaho patients with improved access to advanced treatments by participating in clinical trials of new medications and therapies.
When asked about the opportunity to serve cancer patients at Summit Cancer Centers, Dr. Bartels said it was an easy decision. “I appreciate the focus and like-mindedness of my physician colleagues at Summit Cancer Center–Post Falls. All are dedicated to providing the highest level of cancer care—combining advanced technology and innovation with passion and empathy.” ■