Kidney Team

Transplant Surgeons

Arika Hoffman, MD

Alexander T. Maskin, MD, FACS

Transplant Nephrologists

Eric Langewisch, MD

Clifford Miles, MD

Scott Westphal, MD


Kirk Foster, MD

Advance Practice Registered Nurses and Physician Assistants

Michelle Anderson, MSN, FNP, BC

Lindsey Cox, MSN, APRN-BC

Cassandra Hultgren, MSD, APRN-BC

Jaquelyn Tresemer, MSN, APRN-BC

Solid Organ Transplant Director

Lisa Jansen, MPA

Kidney/Pancreas Transplant Manager

Vicki Hunter, RNC, BSN, CCTC

Kidney/Pancreas Administrator

Tracy Hanzek

Transplant Nurse Coordinators

Teresa Applegate RN, BSN

Brianne Clare, RN, BSN

Holly Fox, RN, BSN, CCTC

Suzanne Hafey, BSN, RN, CCTC

Sheri Livers, RN

Melissa Lindauer, BSN, RN

Kim McAnally, RN, BSN, CCTC

Kristen McCall, RN, MSN

Regina Rau, RN, BSN

Anne Rich, RN, BSN, CCTC

Nicole Schaben, RN

Lori Schmida, RN, BSN, CCTC

Amy Schurke, RN, BSN

Pam Svoboda, RN, BSN

Nancy Theis, BSN, RN, MPS

Transplant Nurses

Tiffany Spethman, RN, BSN

The Kidney Team Also Includes:

  • Pharmacists trained in treating the unique health conditions faced by transplant recipients
  • Psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers and child life specialists who help transplant patients and donors navigate the emotional and physical challenges of the transplant process
  • Financial and pharmaceutical counselors also help patients with financial concerns

If you're reading this while considering calling us, or you're on the waiting list for a new organ, we strongly encourage you to learn about the benefits of finding a living donor. If you're a patient here, please ask your friends, family and loved ones to be tested. Start the process by filling out the form below: