LIMA — Officials at Mercy Health announced Dr. Jill Hemmelgarn is now board-certified in nephrology by the American Board of Internal Medicine.
Certification means that internists have demonstrated they have the clinical judgment, skills and attitudes essential for the delivery of excellent patient care.
Hemmelgarn received her bachelor’s degree in chemistry from Indiana University. She went on to receive her graduate degree at the College of Osteopathic Medicine at Des Moines University in Iowa. She had a residency and fellowship at Beaumont Hospital in Farmington Hills, Michigan. She was previously board certified in internal medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine.
Hemmelgarn is now accepting new patients and may be reached by calling Mercy Health-St. Rita’s Kidney & Hypertension at 419-227-1359.