Gunnison Valley Health Diagnostic Radiologist and Breast Imaging Specialist,
Dr. Karien Campbell, M.D. stepped down from her role with the health system
on July 7 to return to practice in Albuquerque. Dr. Campbell has been
an integral part of the health system’s partnership with Cattlemen’s
Days Tough Enough to Wear Pink and has helped to build a foundation for
superior breast imaging services.
Gunnison Valley Health CEO Rob Santilli expressed his gratitude for Dr.
Campbell’s excellent work in the Gunnison Valley.
“Dr. Campbell has been an incredible asset to the health system and
residents of the Gunnison Valley,” Santilli said. “Her caring,
professionalism and skill have helped us to build the strong mammography
program we have today. I want to thank her for taking Gunnison Valley
Health to a level of excellence we will enjoy long into the future. I
wish her the very best in all of her future endeavors.”
Gunnison Valley Health’s Medical Director of Diagnostic Imaging,
Dr. Karl Hasselbach, M.D. joined Gunnison Valley Health in March of 2021
and brings with him a wealth of knowledge, experience and resources that
will be a tremendous benefit for the community. He has the full support
of Radiology Imaging Associates, his specialty group out of Denver, now
over 100 radiologists strong.
Dr. Hasselbach is a board certified physician who attended Medical School
at the University of Texas Medical Branch and completed a fellowship in
Breast Imaging at the Mayo Clinic. Dr. Hasselbach has spent time working
at high volume breast centers in Austin and Denver which saw an average
interpretation of eight times the annual volume of the Gunnison Valley.
“Having a physician of Dr. Hasselbach’s skill is a huge win
for our community,” Santilli said. “With the generous support
of Cattlemen’s Days Tough Enough to Wear Pink, we have built an
exceptional breast imaging service. Dr. Hasselbach brings resources and
skills to help carry that work forward.”
Dr. Hasselbach is an avid outdoorsman and having the opportunity to do
this work in the Gunnison Valley is the best of both worlds.
“I am thrilled to have the opportunity to support extremely high
quality breast imaging services and settle in Crested Butte, one of the
most beautiful areas in Colorado,” Hasselbach said. “I look
forward to getting to know the people in my new community and am excited
to take advantage of the incredible recreational opportunities in the
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