Menominee Family Health Center Welcomes Joshua Hulkonen, PA-C
Hulkonen is returning to the Upper Peninsula after completing his Masters of Science in Physician Assistant (MSPA) from Marywood University in Scranton, PA. Previously, he worked at UP Health System – Portage in Hancock, MI, while earning a Bachelor of Science degree from Michigan Technological University.
“As a certified Physician Assistant (PA), I can make healthcare more affordable and accessible, giving you confidence that your family is getting the care and attention they deserve when you need it most,” said Hulkonen. PAs are nationally certified and state-licensed medical professionals who undergo in-depth training to become experts in general medicine. In addition, PAs must complete extensive medical education throughout their careers. Hulkonen is a member of the Michigan Association of Physician Assistants and the American Academy of Physician Assistants.
Born and raised in the Keweenaw Peninsula, Hulkonen said he is ecstatic to be returning to the Upper Peninsula and is ready to call Menominee his new home. “I was drawn to this community to serve as a primary care provider in an underserved region,” said Hulkonen. “I want to make an honest difference. I want to care for patients in my own community.”
Menominee Family Health Center is located at 1110 10th Avenue, Menominee, MI. To schedule a visit with Joshua Hulkonen, PA, call (906) 290-5000.