Two orthopedic clinics join Premera network

August 2, 2016

UAA employees covered by the UA Choice health plans now have more in-network options for orthopedic care. Three Anchorage-area providers have joined the Premera network since the start of fiscal year 2017:

Tower Joint Replacement Clinic – Effective July 8, 2016

  • Stephen Tower, MD
  • Rick Miller, PA-C

Rhyneer Caylor Clinic – Effective Aug. 2, 2016

  • George Rhyneer, MD
  • Mark Caylor, MD
  • Jeff Parker, MD
  • Jonathan Metzger, PA

AK Hand Elbow Shoulder Surgical Specialists – Effective July 6, 2016

  • Michael McNamara, MD
  • Kevin Paisley, DO
  • Robert Thomas, PA
  • Bethany Myers, PA

All three providers will be billed at in-network rates, offering more affordable options for UA employees in Southcentral. For a comprehensive overview of the UA Choice health plans, visit

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