Valparaiso, IN – Northwest Health welcomes Michael Schwuchow, DNP, FNP-C, a nurse practitioner specializing in urology to Northwest Medical Group. Schwuchow joined the medical practice of Genri Pinkhasov, MD, FACS, at Northwest Medical Group – Urology located the medical plaza adjacent to Northwest Health – Porter, 85 E. US Highway 6 in Valparaiso.

Schwuchow received his doctor of nursing practice from Valparaiso University in Valparaiso, Indiana and his bachelor of science in nursing from Indiana Wesleyan University in Marion, Indiana.

As an advanced practice nurse, Schwuchow provides assessment and treatment of the urinary tract, bladder and kidneys. He sees patients with a range of conditions from routine health concerns to prostate cancer and female pelvic issues.

To schedule an appointment with Schwuchow, call 219-983-6230.


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