Russ Henderson, FNP- BC
Russ Henderson has lived and practiced in Eugene, Oregon since 2014. In June of 2018, he opened the doors to OMC, which he owns and operates. Before creating a life for himself and his family in the Pacific Northwest, he was an active duty member of the United States Air Force where his focus was Urology. He also attended the University of Alabama in Huntsville’s graduate program in Family Practice, where he became a board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner where his focus has been Men’s Health, Urgent Care, Family Practice, and Urology. Russ now practices medicine focusing on healthcare geared towards the aging male, telemedicine, clinical innovations. He realized a need for more accessible and affordable patient centered care and medicine placing an emphasis on maximizing efficiency and efficacy, which is when he decided to open OMC.
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"Russ really cares about Men and their health. He is very thorough and passionate about his work. I feel very confident in the care I am getting and will continue to receive in the future. I would also recommend him not just for testosterone therapy, but for primary care as well."
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Russ is a passionate advocate for a holistic approach to men’s health. He practices what he preaches at home with his family, where they spend their family time enjoying the close proximity to the mountains and beaches and all that the Pacific Northwest has to offer.
The community has provided him with many opportunities to volunteer his time and expertise through Oregon Disaster Medical Team and Occupy Medicine. Russ is an active member of several professional organizations notably The American Society for Men’s Health, AANC, and AANP. Through OMC, he is accomplishing his goal of helping men live their best lives by providing accessible and affordable resources to healthcare.
Tyler Rice, FNP
Tyler Rice is a Family Nurse Practitioner who relocated from Iowa to Bend, Oregon in December of 2021 to join the OMC team. Before moving to Bend, Oregon, Tyler worked at Iowa Methodist Medical Center — one of the busiest emergency departments in the state of Iowa — over the previous three years. While working in the hospital setting, Tyler attended graduate school at Allen College in Waterloo, Iowa to obtain his Family Nurse Practitioner degree. His focus was on primary care, family-centered care, men's health, and urgent care. Tyler has a passion for assessing, planning, diagnosing and treating patients. Tyler wants to be a patient advocate and strives to treat each patient as an individual. His work experience ranges from non-urgent patient situations to the most critically ill patients. He wants to bring more attention to Primary Care and Men's Health, focusing on maximizing their health for the future.
Tyler and his wife moved out to Oregon to be closer to his wife's family while his mother-in-law was battling ovarian cancer. Tyler and his wife have three dogs (Sam, Lincoln and Ellie) and a pet freshwater stingray (Bear). The family enjoys the outdoors, skiing, hiking, and traveling.
Tyler hopes to provide many opportunities serving for this community. He wants to help men live their lives to the fullest and provide valuable resources for each one's healthcare.
Steve Lorenzen, PA-C, MPAS
Steve grew up and attended school in the Willamette Valley, eventually earning a Bachelor's degree in Linguistics from the University of Oregon. After graduating from college, he enlisted in the Army and served as a medic in the 75th Ranger Regiment, completing tours of duty in Afghanistan as a strike force medic and a reconnaissance medic. During the timeframe of military service, he developed a passion for medicine and patient care which led him on the path to becoming a physician assistant. He graduated from the University of Washington Physician Assistant program in 2017 and then worked in cardiology until 2021 in order to pursue general medicine in urgent care as well as men's health.
In his free time, he enjoys music, weightlifting, hunting, and the outdoors. He also loves exploring and recreating in what the beautiful Pacific Northwest has to offer, in addition to spending time with his 6-year-old son.
Lara Stock, FNP
Lara Stock has been a Family Nurse Practitioner in Bend, Oregon since 2019. She completed graduate school at the University of Colorado – Anschutz campus in 2018 with an interest in endocrinology and preventative health. She also holds a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Washington in Cellular & Molecular Biology, as well as a Bachelor’s in Nursing from Regis University in Denver, Colorado. Prior to becoming a Nurse Practitioner, she worked for over 10 years with cardiovascular surgery patients in the hospital setting, as well as a float RN to 4 hospitals in the Denver area. She was raised in the beautiful Pacific Northwest, on Whidbey Island, Washington, where her father was a pilot in the Navy. She has also been involved in international volunteer work as an adolescent health educator in rural Ghana for a year, as well as working with Ghanaian midwives and physicians at rural hospitals.
Lara has a distinct passion to see her patients quality of life improve with meaningful interventions, while addressing the root cause of illness. She is also studying to be certified in Functional Medicine and continues to take courses in continuing education to further expand her knowledge in the field of integrative health. When not working, Lara is spending time with her husband and two beautiful little girls. She enjoys all the outdoor activities that Bend has to offer, especially mountain biking, snowboarding, cross-country skiing and swimming in the Deschutes as much as possible!
Justin Styles, FNP
Justin grew up in Northern California riding mountain bikes and swimming competitively. He graduated from the United States Air Force Academy in 2002 with a degree in political science, served as a security forces officer, and deployed to Iraq in 2005-2006 where he was a convoy commander. Justin retrained in nursing at Lane Community College, eventually returning as a nursing instructor after focusing on emergency and critical care nursing. Justin completed Family Nurse Practitioner training at United States University and has previous experience in interventional radiology.
Justin’s spouse, Jeannette is a Registered Nurse, works in the intensive care unit, has her master's in nursing informatics, and is the President of Nursing Staff at Riverbend. They have two children; a two-year-old daughter, Mira, and a four-year-old son, Marcus. Marcus is a big fan of math and numbers and Mira has plenty to say and a good number of words to say it with.
Justin’s practice interests center on applying evidence-based care, maximizing patient collaboration, and mental health optimization. He believes a high-quality patient experience is central to health maintenance and improvement.
Outside of work, Justin curates an extensive collection of SCUBA equipment, kayaks, climbing gear, and a parachute. They are mothballed for now and gardening serves as a fill-in while his family takes center stage in life.
Brian Burkhardt, PA
Brian Burkhardt is a Certified Physician Assistant who relocated from Birmingham, Alabama to Springfield, Oregon to join the team at OMC in 2022. He is originally from Mobile, Alabama where he obtained his Bachelor’s degree in Biology and met his wife, Gabriella at The University of Mobile. They moved to Birmingham where he obtained his Master’s degree in Physician Assistant Studies at The University of Alabama at Birmingham after completing a rigorous educational program. He pursued an interest in working in Urology and is thrilled to begin his career focusing on Men’s Health. Brian is passionate about providing a high level of personal healthcare to his patients and improving their quality of life by meeting their specific needs.
Brian and Gaby have two cats (Mochi and Mia), who did not particularly enjoy the cross-country road trip to Oregon. In his free team, he enjoys reading, playing board games, and spending time outdoors. He is very excited to explore the Pacific Northwest with his wife and enjoy life together
Russ Henderson during his medical mission work in Ghana.
Russ Henderson during his military service.