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Internal Medicine Hospitalist Service

 (802) 847-5784
UVM Medical Center Hospitalist Service
111 Colchester Avenue
Shepardson 567
Burlington, VT 05401-1473
United States
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The University of Vermont Medical Center's Hospital Medicine service provides prompt, high-quality care for selected inpatients. The service also provides consultative care for specialty and surgical patients, and rapid response care to critically ill patients.

What is a hospitalist?

Our hospitalists are board-certified, internal medicine attending physicians who specialize in the care of patients who are hospitalized.

Our hospitalists work closely with primary care physicians and other team members at The UVM Medical Center to coordinate and direct your care in the hospital.

How we work for you

  • We are available 24 hours a day to evaluate patients, respond to emergencies, and speak with patients and family members.
  • We work closely with other specialists and members of the care team in the hospital to deliver prompt and compassionate care.
  • We communicate with family, primary care physicians, and outpatient providers to keep them fully informed of the hospital course and plan for a smooth transition after discharge.
  • We supervise and educate resident physicians and medical students.
  • We participate in numerous patient safety and health care quality initiatives.
  • We are available day and night to confer with referring providers.

Award-winning Hospitalists

Osler Teacher of the Year Award

  • 2014 Shaden Eldakar-Hein, MD
  • 2012 Mark Pasanen, MD
  • 2011 Jaspinder Sra, MD

Leonard Tow Humanism Award

  • 2010 Florian Foerg, MD
  • 2009 Florian Foerg, MD
  • 2007 Steven Grant, MD

Graduate Medical Education Teacher of Year Award

  • 2011 Runner-up: Allen Repp, MD

Teacher of the Year (Part-time faculty)

  • 2009 Erik Rufa, MD
  • 2008 Allen Repp, MD
  • 2006 Allen Repp, MD
  • 2005 Steven Grant, MD
  • 2004 Allen Repp, MD
  • 2003 Steven Grant, MD
  • 2001 Steven Grant, MD

Fellow in Hospital Medicine

  • 2009 Allen Repp, MD

Family Medicine Teacher of the Year

  • 2002 Steven Grant, MD
  • 2001 Steven Grant, MD

Hospitalist Careers

Interested in hospitalist careers at The UVM Medical Center? Please visit our Careers page.

Lewis R. First, MD, MSc
Pediatrics - Primary Care
Pediatrics - Hospital Medicine
Barry A. Finette, MD, PHD
Pediatrics - Hospital Medicine
Christa Zehle, MD
Pediatrics - Hospital Medicine
Allen B. Repp, MD
Internal Medicine - Primary Care
Internal Medicine - Hospital Medicine
Karen S. Leonard, MD
Pediatrics - Hospital Medicine
Florian Foerg, MD
Internal Medicine - Primary Care
Internal Medicine - Hospital Medicine
Michael J. Stutzman, MD
Internal Medicine - Hospital Medicine
Internal Medicine - Specialty Care
      	        
	  	  Cassandra L. DeMartino, MD
Cassandra L. DeMartino, MD
Pediatrics - Primary Care
Pediatrics - Hospital Medicine
      	        
	  	  Anna Zuckerman, MD
Anna Zuckerman, MD
Pediatrics - Specialty Care
Pediatrics - Hospital Medicine
      	        
	  	  Kramer J. Wahlberg, MD
Kramer J. Wahlberg, MD
Internal Medicine - Primary Care
Internal Medicine - Hospital Medicine
      	        
	  	  Elizabeth A. Wahlberg, MD
Elizabeth A. Wahlberg, MD
Internal Medicine - Primary Care
Internal Medicine - Hospital Medicine
      	        
	  	  Julia F. Powelson, MD
Julia F. Powelson, MD
Internal Medicine - Primary Care
Internal Medicine - Hospital Medicine