Olathe Health Newsroom

Dr. Jay Allen Joins Olathe Health


 PAOLA, KAN. (August 1, 2016) - Longtime Linn County physician Jay Allen, MD, recently joined Olathe Health. Dr. Allen will continue to serve the healthcare needs of Linn County and the surrounding areas from the Olathe Health clinics in LaCygne and Mound City.

Dr. Allen is a family medicine specialist who has been caring for patients of all ages in Linn County for almost 20 years. He will begin seeing patients at Olathe Health Family Medicine - La Cygne and Olathe Health Family Medicine - Mound City on August 8.

"We are so pleased to have Dr. Allen join our network of family medicine providers," said Frank H. Devocelle, President/CEO of Olathe Health. "He is certainly well-known in the area and well-respected for his quality of care. Olathe Health is committed to serving the healthcare needs of Linn County residents. The addition of Dr. Allen allows us to continue that commitment in a very strong way."

Dr. Allen begins in August and will see patients on Mondays and Wednesdays in Mound City and Tuesdays and Fridays in LaCygne. Karl Kroen, APRN, will also continue to provide care at the two clinics. Appointments can be scheduled now by calling Olathe Health Family Medicine - Mound City, 302 N. 1st St., at 913-795-2203 or Olathe Health Family Medicine - La Cygne, 1017 E. Market St., at 913-757-4575.

Dr. Tony Justesen is transitioning his medical practice from the Linn County clinics to another position within Olathe Health. He is now a wound care specialist in the Wound Care and Hyperbaric Specialists office at Olathe Medical Center.