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Family Health West Welcomes New Medical Director of Radiology

June 6, 2014 – Family Health West has recently expanded their radiology department to include not only the best in imaging technology, but also Dr. Michael Neste as the Medical Director of Radiology. “Having a radiologist on site is a critical piece to our hospital growth,” said Family Health West CEO and President, Mark J. Francis. “Dr. Neste brings a wealth of expertise, professionalism, and leadership necessary for our expansion.”

Dr. Neste is originally from Minnesota and attended the University of Minnesota for medical school. He completed his residency and a fellowship in vascular and interventional radiology at the University of Michigan. As Medical Director of Radiology at Family Health West, Dr. Neste will read all radiographic studies, perform minimally invasive procedures, and oversee all standards and protocols for the department.

“I am very excited to be part of Family Health West,” said Dr. Neste. “The enthusiasm and vision of the administration and staff make Family Health West a unique place to practice medicine. By investing in and developing a full service radiology department, the hospital has shown its commitment to providing high quality health care to the surrounding community.”

In his free time, Dr. Neste enjoys theater and the outdoor opportunities that Western Colorado affords. He especially enjoys skiing and cycling.