Surya Desiraju Appointed Chief Operating Officer

Great Lakes Management Services Organization (MSO) is pleased to announce the appointment of Surya Desiraju as Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Desiraju brings over 20 years of operational leadership and process improvement experience to his new role at Great Lakes MSO. Most recently, he served as SVP at Adeptus Health, the largest operator of freestanding emergency […]

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Walker Surgical Center Joins Blue Sky Vision

Great Lakes Management Services Organization (MSO) is pleased to announce the addition of Walker Surgical Center, located on the northwest side of Grand Rapids, to its growing commitment to providing patients unsurpassed surgical care. Walker Surgical Center began in 2007 and employs 40 full- and part-time staff. There are three operating rooms where nearly 5,000 […]

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MiBiz Deal of the Year Award

Grand Rapids Ophthalmology (GRO) is honored to have been awarded 2017’s Runner Up for Deal of the Year ($25-150 million category). The 5th annual M&A Deals and Dealmakers Awards took place on October 17 at the Goei Center where GRO was featured during the awards presentation. The celebration focused more on best practices and excellence […]

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Melissa Dabrowski Appointed Vice President of Human Resources

Great Lakes Management Services Organization (MSO) is pleased to announce the appointment of Melissa Dabrowski as Vice President of Human Resources. Ms. Dabrowski brings with her over a decade of experience in numerous business areas, including: human resources, strategic planning, information technology, forecasting, and financing. Most recently, she was Executive Partner with Behringer & Co. […]

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2017 Best of the West Award Win

Grand Rapids Ophthalmology won Revue Magazine’s Best of the West award for Optical Services. This is the second year of the competition and the first time in the top spot for the BSV Partner (GRO received second place in 2016). The magazine, which is distributed to 550 locations throughout West Michigan, received almost 8,000 nominations […]

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Roger Valine Appointed as Chairman of the Board

Grand Rapids Ophthalmology (GRO) is pleased to announce the appointment of Roger J. Valine to its Board of Directors. Mr. Valine served for 15 years as the president and chief executive officer of Vision Service Plan (VSP), the largest vision benefits company in the U.S. Mr. Valine stated, “I am very grateful for this opportunity […]

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Lakeshore Eye Joins Blue Sky Vision

Lakeshore Opticians, an eye care office with deep community roots, has partnered with Grand Rapids Ophthalmology (GRO). It is the first independent eye care provider to join GRO and the Great Lakes Management Services Organization. The office will officially be known as Lakeshore Eye. GRO doctors and management said the partnership is part of a […]

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