Christopher Sahlstrom, MD

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Dr. Sahlstrom is a long-time Valley resident and former high school teacher. He attended the top primary care medical school in the country, the University of Washington School of Medicine. He followed this with specialty training by completing a residency in Family Medicine. He is board certified, and has privileges at Mat-Su Regional Hospital. Dr. Sahlstrom has served on a variety of committees at the hospital including Member of the Board of Trustees, hospital Chief of Staff, Chairman of the Medical Executive Committee, Chairman of Peer Review, and Chairman of Maternal Child Health. Dr. Sahlstrom believes strongly in Family Medicine as a specialty that forms a firm foundation for American healthcare. When not in the office, you will find him on hiking trails and fishing streams in the summer. On a winter weekend, he’ll be on the ski slopes or spending time with family.

Craig Brumagin, PA-C

CraigCraig joined us in 2019 and is a certified Physician Assistant. Craig Brumagin moved to Alaska as a young adult seeking adventure.  He returned to school to obtain his Physician Assistant degree at Gannon University in Erie, PA.  Medical rotations took him and his young family all over the country, gaining experience and helping him realize that Alaska was where he wanted to raise his family.  Craig enjoys hiking, back country snowboarding, cross country skiing, camping, hunting, fishing and all things outdoors. Craig believes that purposeful provider-patient relationships and whole-family care is the foundation for healthy individuals and families. Heritage Family Medicine was a natural fit for Craig with their common foundational beliefs and approach to whole-family care.


Mark Andrews, D. Min, LPC


Dr. Andrews provides counseling and therapeutic services in our office. He is also a professional artist and some of his works grace our walls. He is an approved consultant for the American Society of Clinical Hypnosis. Treatments consist of EMDR, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), and the creative application of imagery. His basic philosophy that guides his practice is in the following: “you are made precious; you are more than your feelings, and your future is negotiable.”

The Office Staff:IMG_0243

Natalia: Office Manager

Hannah: Receptionist

Alaina: Medical Assistant

Hannah G: Medical Assistant

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