Amanda Achterman, DO has joined the primary care team at Summit Pacific Medical Center. Dr. Achterman is seeing patients at the Elma Family Medicine location at 575 East Main Street, Elma, WA 98541.
Dr. Achterman specializes in family medicine, provides obstetrics care, is fluent in Spanish and recently completed 36 months in the Providence St Peter Family Medicine Residency Program
DOs receive special training in the musculoskeletal system, your body’s interconnected system of nerves, muscles and bones. They are fully licensed physicians who provide a full range of services, from prescribing drugs to performing surgery.
DOs are trained to perform osteopathic manipulative treatment (OMT), a hands-on approach to diagnosing, treating and preventing illness or injury. OMT can be used to treat many ailments including muscle pain, asthma, sinus disorders, carpal tunnel syndrome and migraines.
Patients can call 360-346-2222 to schedule an appointment with Dr. Achterman. For more information, or for a complete list of primary care providers and locations for Summit Pacific Medical Center, visit their website at www.summitpacificmedicalcenter.org.