Our Providers


Dr. Pull

Chief of Staff and Extended Care Facility Medical Director
  Dr. Joel Pull received his Doctor of Medicine from the University Of North Dakota School Of Medicine in 1993. He completed his residency in anesthesiology at Illinois Mason Medical Center and in Family Medicine at the Minot Center for Family Medicine. Dr. Pull is Board Certified in Family Medicine as well as being a National Board of Medical Examiners Diplomat, and a Federal Aviation Administration Certified Examiner. He is licensed to practice medicine in Wyoming, Montana, and North Dakota, and has practiced in Greybull, Douglas, and Lovell as well as Minot, ND.

In addition to his medical career, Dr. Pull served as a Colonel in the Medical Corp for 31 years and the Wyoming Army National Guard for 13 years. His military experience includes active duty Army, in the infantry from 1981 to 1985.



Dr. Prince
  Dr. Mark Prince received his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Tennessee, Memphis in 1973. He completed an internship as well as a residency with emphasis in Internal medicine and family practice at the University Hospital in Knoxville, TN. Dr. Prince has been Board Certified in Internal Medicine since 1982. He has worked at the Cheyenne VA Medical Center, Campbell County Hospital, and for Health Reach also based out of Cheyenne.


Dr. Barrnet
  Dr. Charlie Barnett received his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Tennessee, Memphis in 1975. He completed a residency in internal medicine at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Memphis. Dr. Barnett has been Board Certified in Internal Medicine since 1980. He has worked at the Fairbanks Memorial Hospital in Fair-banks, Alaska, LeConte Medical Center (Sevierville, Tennessee), Campbell County Memorial Hospital (Gillette, Wyoming) and Fort London Medical Center in Lenoir City, Tennessee.


Dr. Metz
  Dr. Edward Metz is Board Certified in Family Medicine and has been practicing medicine for over 35 years.  He is a graduate of the Community General Osteopathic program in Harrisburg, PA.  Dr. Metz Served in the Army National Guard from 1958 to 1964 and has continued to remain active in the National Guard Medical Corps with the current rank of Colonel. He has also been a guest speaker around the country and served as a consulting physician for various companies in the mining and oil industries.  He currently works in the Rawhide Rural Health Clinic as a primary care provider.

Cathy Fliris, DNP, FNP
  Cathy Fliris, DNP, Family Nurse Practitioner, provides medical care to the citizens of Niobrara County and those passing through Lusk in the Rawhide Rural Health Clinic.

Originally from Seattle, Washington, she headed to Alaska to work for the National Health Service Corps in Tanana on the Yukon River.  Cathy worked as a Registered Nurse for 24 years in a small hospital and an assisted living home. She also operated a business making custom arctic clothing, fished for salmon in the summer, helped her husband of 30 years, Bill, operate a dog mushing tour business and raised two sons, Brendan and Jesse.

After graduating with her Nurse Practitioner License from the Frontier School of Midwifery and Family Nursing, based in Hyden, Kentucky, she moved to Lusk with another National Health Service Corps scholarship.  Cathy obtained her Doctorate of Nursing Practice through the Rocky Mountain University of Health Sciences in Provo, Utah in 2010.


Wyatt J. Kramer, MPAS
  Wyatt is Board Certified (NCCPA) Physicians Assistant. He completed his undergraduate degree from the U.S. Army Academy of Health Sciences in 2000. Wyatt completed his Masters Degree with specialization in Occupational and Industrial Medicine in 2002 from the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Medicine. Wyatt has completed numerous post-graduate training programs, including Primary Flight Surgeons Qualification Course and he is a Board Certified Respiratory Care Specialist. Wyatt has served several combat tours in South East Asia and Afghanistan.