Surgeons

In addition to your surgeon, your care team will include a number of other healthcare professionals, including a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist and operating room (OR) nurse(s).

St. Maries Family Medicine Specialty Clinic provides a large list of services available to our patients. Providers from other facilities can see their clinic patients here, as well as perform surgeries at BCH. This service requires no extra travel for you; you can see your specialist in St. Maries.

Benewah Community Hospital strives to provide the best in surgical procedures, care, and keeping you close to home!

St. Maries Family Medicine Specialty Clinic: 208-245-7629.

Brad Capawana, DPM

Brad Capawana, DPM

Podiatry (Foot & Ankle) Surgeon

Medical School: California College of Podiatric Medicine, 1994

Residencies: Doxey Hatch Medical Center, 1995-1997

Board Certification: American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery

Years of Service at BCH: Since 2018

William Wheeler, MD

William Wheeler, MD

General Surgeon

Medical School: Bowman Gray School of Medicine, Wake Forest University, 1982

Internship & Residency: Naval Hospital Portsmouth, 1982-1986
Chief Resident, Naval Hospital Portsmouth, 1986-1987

Board Certification: American Board of Surgery

Years of Service at BCH- Since 2012

Gregg Schellack, DO

Gregg Schellack, DO

Orthopedic Surgeon

Medical School: Des Moines University, 2003

Internship: Naval Medical Center San Diego, 2003-2004

Residency: Loma Linda University Medical Center, 2006-2010

Board Certification: American Board of Orthopedic Surgery

Years of Service at BCH- Since 2022

The specialty services offered at St. Maries Family Medicine Specialty Clinic include:

  • Cardiology
  • Oncology
  • Orthopedic Spine
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Podiatry

Click here for a list of Specialty Providers that currently perform services at BCH.

A referral is required to see a specialist, so if you and your primary physician feel specialized care is necessary, your doctor will make arrangements to get an appointment set-up.

The Specialty Clinic operates Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and is located on the fourth floor of Benewah Community Hospital.

For appointments or more information, please call 245-7629.