We are excited to announce the appointment of James J. Wallace, DO, as the new medical director at Maplecrest & Michalene’s! Coming from Agnesian’s Fond du Lac Regional Clinic in Ripon, Dr. Wallace will work with the administration to provide medical oversight and direction to the nursing teams at both of our communities to assure the highest level of care.
As a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians and board-certified in family medicine, Dr. Wallace is able to provide comprehensive healthcare for families and individuals of all ages. He has been practicing for over 25 years, specializing in diabetes management and cholesterol management. Dr. Wallace currently sits as a board member of Ripon Medical Center.
Dr. Wallace grew up in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula and received his Bachelor’s Degree from Northern Michigan University in 1975. He completed medical school at Michigan State University in 1985 followed by an internship at Muskego General Hospital in Muskegon, Michigan. Dr. Wallace lives in Ripon with his partner, Tanya Karnick, and has three children, Jim, Alexis and Ed.