Attending Physicians at The Laurels of Sandy Creek

Attending Physicians

The Laurels of Sandy Creek is very pleased that many surgeons and attending physicians follow their patients at our facility.

If your physician does not have admitting privileges, our Medical Director or other attending physician will be happy to oversee your care while you are staying with us. If you have any questions regarding your physician coverage, please don't hesitate to contact us at (269) 792-2249. We can assist you to ensure that you will have physician coverage.

The current list of attending physicians at The Laurels of Sandy Creek includes, but is not limited to, the following:

Donald Rutherford, DO, Medical Director

Dr. Rutherford has been a primary attending physical at The Laurels of Sandy Creek for the past 11 years. He is a board-certified Gerontologist. Dr. Rutherford has many years of experience in caring for the elderly

David Heeringa, DO

Orthopedic Residency, Mount Clemens Regional Medical Center. Medical School, Michigan State University. Undergraduate School, Calvin College. Hastings Orthopedic Clinic

James Horton Jr., DO

Orthopedic Residency, Milcreek Community Hospital. Medical School, Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine. Undergraduate School, Michigan State University. Hastings Orthopedic Clinic

Mark Warner, DO

Dr. Mark Warner doesn’t follow trends. He sets them, using the latest orthopedic technology and procedures that bring patients real relief. In fact, Dr. Warner was the first in Southwest Michigan to perform the direct anterior approach surgery, a minimally invasive hip replacement procedure that’s been nothing short of life changing for many patients. Allegan Orthopedic and Sports Medicine

Matthew Ralph, DO