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Your Providers

Below are your practitioners at Summit View Clinic. 
We are proud of our staff and their ability to serve you with the best in health care.

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Dr. Bob Alston ROBERT ALSTON, M.D.

Dr. Alston was born and raised in Seattle, Washington. He graduated with an honors degree in chemistry at the University of Washington. He received his medical degree from the University Of Washington School Of Medicine and completed his three-year residency at University Hospital, University of Washington Family Practice Residency Program. Dr. Alston is a diplomate of the American Academy of Family Practice and has been recertified in 1983, 1989, 1995, 2002, and 2009. He has practiced at Summit View since 1977. He has a special interest in diabetes care. He has active staff privileges at Good Samaritan Hospital in Puyallup and is a past Chief of Staff at Good Samaritan Hospital. His volunteer activities include prior service on the Board of Directors of Good Samaritan Hospital, as well as the Board of Directors for the Washington State American Diabetes Association and the State Advisory Council for the Diabetes Control Program.  He has been married for forty years and has four children, all boys (1 married- no grandkids yet!).   One son is in Medical School at the University of Washington.  When he is not practicing medicine, he likes to bike ride, read, fly fish and tie flies, exercise the neighbor’s dog, and enjoy his wife’s gourmet meals. 

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Dr. Warren Miller WARREN E. MILLER, M.D.

Dr. Miller did his pre-med studies at Milligan College in Tennessee and received his medical degree from Indiana University School of Medicine in 1976. He completed a three-year family practice residency at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis before beginning his practice at Summit View Clinic in 1979. He maintains professional certification by the American Board of Family Practice. Dr. Miller’s special medical interest areas are cardiology including a cardiac stress testing, and missionary and travel medicine. He serves as a medical consultant to Christian Missionary Fellowship and devotes time and support to foreign mission work. When not practicing medicine, Dr. Miller enjoys playing the trumpet, hiking, photography, and travel. He and his wife, Anne, have been married since 1972 and have two grown children.

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 Dr. Steve Egge STEPHEN M. EGGE, M.D.

Dr. Egge received his undergraduate degree in cellular and molecular biology from the University of Washington. He continued his studies and graduated from the University of Washington School of Medicine. At Scottsdale Memorial Hospital in Scottsdale, Arizona, he completed a three-year family practice residency where he served as Chief Resident his final year. He returned to the Northwest and came to Summit View Clinic in 1981. He became a diplomate of the American Board of Family Practice in 1981 and recertified in 1988, 1996, 2002 and 2009. He has a special interest in cardiovascular stress testing. Dr. Egge has been married for 32 years and has three children. When he is not practicing medicine, he likes to spend time with his family and enjoy the outdoors especially if it involves fly-fishing and fly tying. He also has an interest in computers and maintains the clinic’s web site.

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Dr. Kevin Bulley C. KEVIN BULLEY, M.D.

Dr. Bulley is a lifelong resident of Western Washington. He received his under graduate and medical degrees from the University of Washington. Initially trained in anesthesiology at Virginia Mason Medical Center, he practiced in this specialty for eight years at Good Samaritan Hospital in Puyallup. He subsequently completed a second residency in family medicine and joined Summit View Clinic in 1998. Areas of interest include: cardiac testing and preventative care. Dr. Bulley is married and has two children. He enjoys bicycling, fishing, and mountaineering.

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Dr. Holli Bannister HOLLI BANISTER M.D.

Dr. Banister is a Washington native, being born and raised in the greater Seattle area. She graduated with Honors from Washington State University in Microbiology. She received her medical degree from Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk, Virginia. She then returned to her home in the Pacific Northwest to complete her Family Practice residency in Olympia, Washington. Her special interests include taking care of children and preventative medicine. When time permits, Dr. Banister enjoys an active and outdoor lifestyle of hiking, traveling, and scuba diving with her husband.

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Dr. Daria Sciarrone DARIA SCIARRONE M.D.

Dr. Sciarrone was born and raised in Pisa, Italy. She is perfectly bilingual. She graduated from the University of Wisconsin. She received her medical degree from The Medical College of Virginia-Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond and completed her three year residency at Medical College of Wisconsin, St. Michael Hospital Family Residency Program in Milwaukee. Insofar as her practice style, Dr Sciarrone feels that the patient physician relationship is a collaborative one, wherein she supplies her expert knowledge and skills to help patients flourish as individuals as well as members of a family and a community. In short, health maintenance is very important to her, for healthy individuals make for healthy and happy families as well as communities. Dr. Sciarrone spends most of her free time behind a camera or behind a book. She also enjoys cooking, traveling and occasionally, ice skating.

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KURT J. WARKENTHIEN M.D.


Born, raised and educated in Naperville Illinois, a suburb west of Chicago. He
attended the University of Illinois for Bachelors degree and Loyola University for MD.
Family practice residency done at Ressurection medical center in Chicago.
He has five wonderful children, and all are very active and love sports, athletics and the outdoors.
Philosophy of medicine is: Take the best care possible of everyone from 1 day old to 100 years old. I place a huge emphasis on preventative and periodic maintainance because we're all living to a 100, so let's be the best we can be. Lets play with our great grand kids, not be taken care of by them.

 

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Courtney Albert COURTNEY ALBERT ARNP

 

Courtney Albert earned her nursing degree from the University of Southern Maine and worked in critical care at Tacoma General before returning to school to earn her advanced practice degree from Pacific Lutheran University. She has been helping people manage their diabetes and associated conditions in Puyallup and is looking forward to using her skills in primary care. Her "other job" is trying to civilize three active sons. She loves to read and is training for the Warrior Dash, an obstacle course race.

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Krissa Orlowski KRISSA ORLOWSKI PA-C

Krissa grew up in Puyallup, Washington. After serving five years in the Army, as a combat medic, she finished her undergraduate schooling. She graduated with honors with, a degree in psychology from the University of Maryland: University College.  She then obtained her Master’s degree, in Health Education, from  TUI university. She then graduated from the University of Washington: MEDEX program as a Physician Assistant. She also completed her second Master’s degree, at that time.  
She has a special interest in diabetes care, as is working towards earning her “Certified Diabetes Educator” certification. Her volunteer activities include annual fundraising for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, as well as serving on their executive committee. She also volunteers her time as Camp Panther, a summer camp for diabetic  kids.
When she is not practicing medicine, she loves teaching classes. You may see her teaching some diabetic education classes right here at Summit View! Krissa has been happily married for nine years. She also enjoys traveling, snowboarding, and spending time with her family.

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Amy VirnigAMY VIRNIG ARNP, FNP, MDIV

Amy Virnig, ARNP moved to Seattle at a young age and then moved with her family while growing up. She has lived in 4 countries, 6 states and 12 cities, including a short time in Calcutta, India where she met and worked with Mother Teresa and the Missionaries of Charity.  She obtained a BS in Psychology from Iowa State University, moving back to the Pacific Northwest after college and has been here ever since. She started her first career in ministry, obtaining the M.Div. from Seattle University and going back to Seattle University for a MSN in Advanced Practice Nursing. She worked at Woodcreek Healthcare in the Convenience care for many years prior to joining the team at Summit View. Her healthcare interests include preventative health, especially with teens and young adults, and working as a partner with patients to promote optimum health and wellbeing. She spends most of her free time with her husband of 9 years and young son. Her interests include hiking, skiing, gardening, spirituality and travel.

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SUE MCREYNOLDS, RD

Sue completed her undergraduate training from Oregon State University in 1983, followed by a dietetic internship at Georgia Baptist Medical Center in Atlanta, Georgia.  She began her career teaching nutrition and weight loss classes for a wellness program and then worked as a clinical dietitian for a hospital.  Since 1991 she was in private practice in Puyallup providing a wide range of nutrition counseling services.  Her special interest in diabetes led her to become a Certified Diabetes Educator and insulin pump trainer.  Sue currently splits her time between Summit View Clinic and the Diabetes Care Center at Madigan Army Medical Center counseling people in healthy nutrition and diabetes self management training.

Sue lives with her husband Dan in Puyallup, Washington.  She enjoys spending time with her family, hiking, just being outdoors, traveling, and of course cooking and finding new recipes.  She has combined her love for travel and nutrition education by participating in medical mission trips to South America.

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Retired Physicians

Dr. Bill Marsh WILLIAM G. MARSH, M.D. - Retired 12/31/2012

Dr. Marsh earned his medical degree from the University of Oregon Medical School, Portland. He interned at Great Lakes Naval Hospital in Illinois and completed a Family Practice Residency at the Medical Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Dayton, Ohio. He is a diplomate of the American Board of Family Practice and has been recertified in 1981, 1987, 2000, and 2007. After completing seven years of active duty in the Navy, he came to Summit View Clinic in 1978. Dr. Marsh is married and has three sons, one of whom is a general surgeon in Puyallup. He has been Chief of Staff at Good Samaritan Hospital, President of the Pierce County Medical Society, and President of the Washington Academy of Family Physicians. He is very active in organized medicine, i.e., Washington State Medical Association and Washington Academy of Family Physicians. When not practicing medicine, he enjoys golf, and reading. In 2008 Dr. Marsh was named Family Practice Physician of the Year in Washington State.

 

 

 

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