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Aspirus Senior Health tabs Dr. Punke as new medical director

Apr 30, 2013

WAUSAU, Wis. – Jodi Punke, D.O., recently accepted the position of medical director for Aspirus Senior Health.

Dr. Punke, a board-certified family medicine physician, previously saw patients at Aspirus Family Health Specialists and served as the medical director at Wausau Manner Nursing Home. In her new role, Dr. Punke is responsible for providing clinical direction for the care of older adults with a focus on optimizing health, function and independence. She also will provide consults in the Aspirus Palliative Medicine program.

Dr. Punke and her family have lived in the Wausau area since 2001. She earned her medical degree from the Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine and completed her residency at the University of Illinois, College of Medicine at Peoria.

Aspirus Senior Health is a group of services that align resources to provide high-quality care at lower costs so older adults can achieve better health.