Meet Our Team
Jamal Farhan, MD, FACS
Dr. Farhan is the Director of Bariatric Surgery for Hurley Medical Center and Vice Chair of the Department of Surgery at Hurley Medical Center. He is a board certified General Surgeon. As a busy general surgeon, Dr. Farhan also takes care of trauma patients and teaches Advanced Trauma Life Support to physicians and students.
Dr. Farhan has specialized in bariatric and advanced laparoscopic surgery since 2001 and has performed more than 1,000 bariatric procedures including gastric bypass, sleeve gastrectomy, and adjustable gastric band surgery.
Aram Minasian, MD
Dr. Minasian is board certified in Internal Medicine and has been in private practice in the Flint & Grand Blanc area for more than ten years. Dr. Minasian received his residency at Hurley Medical Center in Flint, Michigan.
Specially trained in the field of Bariatric Medicine, Dr. Minasian brings his medical expertise to the Hurley Bariatric Center inter-disciplinary team. Dr. Minasian is currently a Clinical Instructor for Michigan State University, Department of Internal Medicine.
Nancy Crowley, PA-C
Nancy attended Central Michigan University, earning her Master’s degree as a Physician Assistant. She has been with Hurley’s bariatric program since its beginnings in 2000, and has a wealth of experience in the treatment and management of the pre and post-surgery bariatric patient. Nancy divides her time between working at the hospital caring for post-operative patients, and seeing those same patients for their follow up appointments in the bariatric clinic, as they continue their weight loss journey.
Back Row: (left-to-right) Kaye Kaufherr RN, BSN ; Jennifer McCracken, Insurance Specialist; Triena Rudder, Program Assistant; Dee Cassels, Insurance Specialist Front Row: (left-to-right) Amy Benner, MA; Linda Krueger RN, Bariatric Clinical Coordinator; Jennifer Traub, RD