Flint Hales, M.D.
~Family Medicine ~
Dr. Hales is a member of the active medical staff at Summit Healthcare and is located at the High Desert Clinic a Facility of Summit Healthcare. He graduated from Ross University School of Medicine in 2010 and completed his Family Medicine residency at Mercy Health System in Janesville, WI in 2013.
Dr. Hales became interested in medicine while working in the semiconductor industry as a chemical engineer; while at work one night he was contemplating his future and decided to take his career in a new direction to become a physician. He was originally interested in surgery, as he enjoys working with his hands. While taking classes at medical school and growing his family he decided Family Medicine was the direction he should take.
Dr. Hales involves his patients in their plan of care through communication and education in a calm and thorough manner that helps them understand options and make well informed decisions.
When not practicing medicine, Dr. Hales enjoys spending time with his family, hunting, camping, auto mechanics and following current events.
Treatments/Areas of Interest
- Acute care
- Preventative medicine
- Office procedures