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John Wedlake named YPS360 of the month

Mar 01, 2019

Meet Dr. John R. Wedlake!

  1. Career Highlights: Being named Chief Resident of my residency class; Starting my practice in Stillwater; Election to Stillwater City Council in January 2017.
  2. Volunteer Activities: Stillwater Church of Christ, various speaking engagements for local medical seminars, Young Life
  3. What do you think about Stillwater: Stillwater is my home. This is where I was born and raise, and I jumped at the opportunity to return after my post-doctoral training to return and provide neurological services to the town I love. Stillwater is simply the best place I can think of to live and raise my family.
  4. Best Piece of Advice Given Regarding Your Career: “Whatever the cost, whatever the sacrifice, always keep the patient at the core of your decisions… and you’ll never be wrong.” Dr. Eduardo DeSousa, one of my mentors through training
  5. Five Favorites List
  • Favorite Restaurant – Ranchers Club
  • Favorite Business Book – The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People – Stephen Covey
  • Best Stillwater Hidden Gem – This one is a tie: Botanical Gardens vs. Lake McMurtry
  • Favorite Vacation Spot – Branson, MO (Silver Dollar City --- this kid LOVES it!)
  • Best Place for Wings – Buffalo Wild Wings

“I was extremely honored and humbled to be chosen for this award, especially considering the other professionals who were nominated. It is a distinction that I hope to live up to for years to come.”

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