Mercyhealth is pleased to welcome Shaina Lynch, DO, gastroenterologist, to the physician staff of the Mercyhealth Michael Berry Building, Janesville, and Mercyhealth Hospital and Medical Center–Walworth, Lake Geneva.
To Dr. Lynch, practicing medicine is more than just treating a disease; it requires a holistic approach to medicine with the understanding that every patient is individually unique. Building a strong patient/doctor relationship is an integral part of the process and is a cornerstone of her practice. In addition, she ensures her patients are given the necessary tools and knowledge to be active participants in their health care.
After earning her medical degree at Midwestern University, Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine, Glendale, AZ, she completed an internal medicine residency at the University of Connecticut, Farmington, CT. She then completed a fellowship in gastroenterology and hepatology fellowship at Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI.
Dr. Lynch’s special interests include:
- Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
- Barrett’s esophagus
- Gastrointestinal motility disorders
- Celiac disease