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Our Surgeons

Pomerene Surgical Services


Leon Miller, M.D.  
(330) 763-2018


Michael Schell, M.D.
(330) 763-2018

Meet Our General Surgeons

 Leon Miller, M.D. received his medical degree from Duke University. He completed his residency training at the University of Arizona in Tucson. Dr. Leon Miller has been on active medical staff at Pomerene Hospital since 1989.

Michael T. Schell, M.D. Michael T. Schell received his Bachelor of Science degree in biology at Clark Atlanta University in 1994 and by 2000, he received his Doctorate of Medicine from The Ohio State University College of Medicine. Dr. Schell completed his residency at the University of California, San Francisco—East Bay and Baylor College of Medicine. Dr. Schell has assisted in producing content for several medical publications.



 Rodney Miller, M.D.

(330) 674-0775

Meet Our Orthopaedic Surgeon

Rodney A. Miller, M.D. received his medical degree from the Medical College of Ohio in Toledo. He completed his orthopedic residency training at Akron General Medical Center. Dr. Miller has been on active staff at Pomerene Hospital since 2000 and currently serves as the Director of Surgical/Anesthesia Services. Dr. Miller is co-team physician for West Holmes High School and enjoys taking care of athletes of all ages. Dr. Miller is certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery.

Other Orthopaedic Surgeons



James W. Gesler, M.D., FAAOS

(330) 674-0775

Michael S. Knapic, DO

(330) 674-0775



 Ibrahim Sozen, M.D. 

(330) 674-3000

Meet Our OB/GYN Surgeon

Dr. Sozen was born and raised in Istanbul, Turkey. There, he attended Cerrahpasa School of Medicine, University of Istanbul in 1993 and went on to graduate from the Yale OB-GYN Residency Program in 1999. He became American Board Certified in 2003 and elected as a Fellow of the American College of OB-GYN.

Dr. Ibrahim Sozen has more than 20 years of experience in obstetrics and gynecology. He has delivered over 3,500 babies and conducted thousands of gynecologic surgery cases during his medical career.


Otolaryngology (ENT)


 Kurt Garren, M.D.
(330) 763-8664

Meet Our Otolaryngology Physician

Kurt Garren, M.D. , an Ohio native, graduated with a Bachelor of Science from the University of Notre Dame and received his Doctor of Medicine degree from The Ohio State University School of Medicine. His residency training includes a General Surgery Residency at Mount Carmel Medical Center and Otolaryngology, Head, and Neck Surgery at the University of Colorado School of Medicine. In addition, Dr. Garren is a Doctoral Research Fellow at Vanderbilt University Medical Center.  Kurt Garren, M.D. is a Board Certified Otolaryngologist and Head and Neck Surgeon.  


Other Podiatry Surgeons



Adam Myers, DPM

(330) 674-3000

Andy Miller, DPM

(330) 339-6233

Ronald Scherer, DPM

(330) 674-4462


Main Campus

981 Wooster Road
Millersburg, Ohio 44654
(330) 674-1015

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