Dr. Tom Guse

Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Tom Guse

Orthopedic Surgeon

Name:  Dr. Thomas Guse M.D.

Where are you from originally:  Janesville, WI.

Education: 

  • College:  UW- Eau Claire, Medical School: UW- Madison, Internship: Mayo Clinic.
  • Residency:  Ohio State University.
  • Fellowship:  New England Baptist Hospital – Boston Sports Medicine.
  • Board Certification:  Orthopedic Surgery - 1997.

Position:  Orthopedic Surgeon.

Describe some of your job duties:  Assessment and treatment (non-operative or operative) of musculoskeletal injuries/problems.

Favorite thing about working at KC:  The people.

Hobbies:  Working out, reading, and golf.

Family and Pets:  Married 28 years to my wife Marit. Daughter Emily – student at UW-Madison. Son Eric – student at SPASH. Two dogs.

If you could be any office supply item, what would you be? And why?:  A highlighter pen, because it is my job to figure out what is important.

Dr. Jim Banovetz

Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Jim Banovetz

Orthopedic Surgeon

Name:  Dr. James Banovetz.

Where are you from originally:  Born in Minneapolis, MN and raised in DeKalb, IL.  My family has been in WI since before the Civil War.

Education:

  • College:  Washington University, AB 1984 in Mathematics, minor in Spanish Literature.
  • Medical School:  Northwestern University, 1990, MD and PhD in Neurophysiology.
  • Internship:  University of Missouri, 1990-1991.
  • Residency:  University of Missouri, 1991-1995.
  • Fellowship:  Sports Medicine, University of Iowa, 1995-1996.
  • Board Certification:  Orthopedics and Sports Medicine.

Position:  Orthopedic Surgeon.

Describe some of your job duties:  Whatever Mary, Kari, Shelly, and Amanda tell me to do.

Favorite thing about working at KC:  Fantastic People, including partners, staff and patients!  I like having the time and the freedom to do whatever is best for my patients, instead of what is best for some big hospital corporation.

Hobbies:  Outdoor activities, woodworking, model building and reading.

Family:  Wife Sheila, daughter Mary Beth (Kurt) Wagner, sons James, John (Adrienne) and Joe (Haley), and Grandson Charles Wagner.

If you could be any office supply item, what would you be? And why?:  A paper weight, because I am solid, heavy, and unexciting…

Dr. Matt Riordan

Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Matt Riordan

Orthopedic Surgeon

Name:  Dr. Matthew T. Riordan M.D.

Where are you from originally:  St. Michael’s Hospital, Stevens Point, WI.

Education:

  • College: University of St. Thomas, St. Paul, MN
  • Medical School: Medical of Wisconsin (Marquette), Milwaukee, WI
  • Internship & Residency: Washington University – Affiliated Hospitals, St. Louis, MO
  • Board Certification: 1994, 2004, 2014

Position:  Orthopedic Surgeon.

Describe some of your job duties:  Working with patients with aches, pains, and injuries to solve mobility problems.

Favorite thing about working at KC:  Work with people dedicated to helping others

Hobbies:  Golf, grandchildren and travel

Family and Pets:  Married. Five children all attended schools in Stevens Point and are college graduates

If you could be any office supply item, what would you be? And why?:  The coffee pot: Everyone would come visit me and I would be even hotter than now.

Dr. Cody Nikolai

Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Cody Nikolai

Orthopedic Surgeon

Name:  Dr. Cody Nikolai M.D.

Where are you from originally:  I was born in Wausau but grew up in Rozellville and went to Marshfield schools.

Education:  

  • College: UW Oshkosh BS degree.
  • Medical School: University of Wisconsin.
  • Internship: Penn State.
  • Residency: Penn State.
  • Board Certification: Orthopedic Surgery.

Position:  Orthopedic Surgeon.

Describe some of your job duties:  I care for people and athletes with aches, pains, and injuries.  My goal is to get folks back to doing things they want to do.

Favorite thing about working at KC:  Great people, Great Partners, and the ability to help people.

Hobbies:  Outdoor activities biking camping.  Spending time with family and sporting activities.

Family and Pets:  Wife Jade, 12 children and one dog.

If you could be any office supply item, what would you be? And why?: Stapler, since it’s nice to keep things together.

Dr. Dave Henneghan

Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Dave Henneghan

Orthopedic Surgeon

Name:  Dr. Dave M. Henneghan M.D.

Where are you from originally:  East Lansing, Michigan.

Education:

  • College: Albion College; BA.
  • Medical School: Michigan State; MD.
  • Internship: Saint Mary’s Hospital, Grand Rapids, Michigan.
  • Residency: Grand Rapids Orthropedic Surgery Residency Program.
  • Board Certification: American Board of Orthropedic Surgery – Current through 2022.

Position:  Orthopedic Surgeon.

Describe some of your job duties: Working with people to solve problems that they have with mobility.

Favorite thing about working at KC: I love working with happy people, who like their work.

Hobbies: Bicycling and snowshoeing.

Family and Pets: Happily married for 30 years. Two children – Patrick who’s a chemist in Bend, OR and Laura who’s a teacher in Seattle, WA.

If you could be any office supply item, what would you be? And why?:  Super Glue because it fixes thing and it is permanent.