Emergency Physicians


HealthFront, formerly known as Northern New Mexico Emergency Medical Services, is an independent, dedicated, expert group of board eligible and board certified emergency physicians who have been providing care and proudly serving the communities of northern New Mexico for over 35 years.

  • Dr. Stewart Anderson                                                   Full Bio
    Medical School: The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX
    MD Received: 2002
    Emergency Medicine Residency: Boston Medical Center 2004-2007
    Boarded in Emergency Medicine
    HealthFront Physician since 2010

 

  • Dr. Meher Best
    Medical School: University of Arizona College of Medicine
    MD Received: 2003
    Emergency Medicine Residency: Metropolitan Hospital, New York, NY, 2003-2006
    Board Certified in Emergency Medicine
    HealthFront Physician since 2006

 

  • Dr. Edgar Billowitz
    Medical Director: Pecos Valley Ambulance Service
    Medical Director: Ilfeld Fire and Rescue
    Medical Director: Cabo Lucero Fire and Rescue
    Medical School: Temple University School of Medicine
    MD Received: 1973
    Board Certified in Emergency Medicine
    HealthFront Physician since 1977

 

  • Dr. Howard Gabor                         Full Bio
    Board President, Physician Scheduler
    Medical School: Jefferson Medical College
    MD Received: 1990
    Emergency Medicine Residency: University of Massachusetts, Worcester, MA, 1990-1993
    Board Certified in Emergency Medicine
    HealthFront Physician since 1993

 

  • Jamie Gagan, MD                           Full Bio
    Medical Director: Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE) Program CHRISTUS St. Vincent Regional Medical Center
    Member: CHRISTUS St. Vincent Regional Medical Center Board of Trustees
    Medical School: University of Vermont College of Medicine,  Burlington, VT
    MD Received: 1982
    Emergency Medicine Residency: Harbor - UCLA Medical Center,  Torrance, CA, 1983-1985
    Board Certified in Emergency Medicine
    HealthFront Physician since 1987

 

  • Dr. John Kah
    Medical School: University of Washington, Seattle, WA
    MD Received: 2013
    Emergency Medicine Residency: University at Buffalo 2013-2016
    Board Eligible in Emergency Medicine
    HealthFront Physician since 2016

 

  • Dr. Knox Kinlaw                              Full bio                                      
    Medical School: Oregon Health Sciences University
    MD Received: 1993
    Emergency Medicine Residency: University of California San Francisco, Fresno CA, 1994-1997
    Board Certified in Emergency Medicine
    HealthFront Physician since 1997

 

  • Dr. Eric Ladd
    Medical School: University of Missouri
    MD Received: 2011
    Emergency Medicine Residency: Standford/Kaiser Emergency Medicine 2011-2014
    Boarded in Emergency Medicine
    HealthFront Physician since 2015

 

  • Dr. Hallie Metz                                Full Bio

    Medical School Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
    MD Received 2006
    Emergency Medicine Residency Harvard Affiliated Emergency Medicine Residency Program Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, 2006-2009
    Board Certified in Emergency Medicine
    HealthFront Physician since 2009

 

  • Dr. David Rosen                              Full Bio

    Medical Director: Emergency Medicine Services Institute at the Santa Fe Community College
    Former Medical Director: Santa Fe County Fire Department, State Tactical Team and Careflight
    Medical School: The University Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY
    MD Received: 1996
    Emergency Medicine Residency: Medical College of Pennsylvania Hahnemann University of the Health Sciences, 1996-1999
    Masters of Public Health: Columbia University School of Public Health, M.P.H., 1989
    Board Certified in Emergency Medicine
    HealthFront Physician since 2008

 

  • Dr. Jonathan Severy
    Medical School: University of Vermont College of Medicine
    MD Received: 2011
    Emergency Medicine Residency: University of Louisville School of Medicine 2011-2014
    Boarded in Emergency Medicine
    HealthFront Physician since 2014

 

  • Dr. Lowan Stewart                        Full Bio

    Medical School: University of New Mexico School of Medicine
    MD Received: 2001
    Emergency Medicine Residency: Oregon Health & Science University
    Board Certified in Emergency Medicine
    HealthFront Physician since 2014

 

  • Dr. Kathleen Stirling                       Full Bio

    Resident Coordinator & Ultra-Sound Coordinator
    Medical School: Wayne State University School of Medicine Detroit, MI
    MD Received: 2004
    Emergency Medicine Residency: Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN, 2004-2007
    Board Certified in Emergency Medicine
    HealthFront Physician since 2007

 

  • Dr. Nathan Unkefer                     Full Bio

    Medical Director: Santa Fe City EMS Fire Department
    Medical School: Wayne State University School of Medicine Detroit, MI, M.D
    MD Received: 2004
    Emergency Medicine Residency: Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN, 2004-2007
    Board Certified in Emergency Medicine
    HealthFront Physician since 2007

 

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SFCC EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICE INSTITUTE
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CHRISTUS ST. VINCENT DISASTER PREPAREDNESS
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SEXUAL ASSAULT NURSE EXAMINER PROGRAM
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