Our highly qualified and experienced physicians and providers work within the hospital to ensure the health and wellness of our communities.


Dr. Tagge is certified by the American Board of Surgery. He was a clinical instructor at the University of Washington and practiced general surgery in Fort Collins, Colo. and in Wenatchee, Wash. before he began his private practice in general surgery in Chelan and Brewster in 2002. Procedures include biopsies, hernia repair, abdominal, gallbladder and laparoscopic surgeries, along with surgeries for skin cancer and thyroid masses.

Dr. Tagge sees patients at the Columbia Medical & Surgical Services clinic weekly. For more information or an appointment, call 509.689.3749.


Dr. Ty Witt brings more than 27 years of experience in women’s health to the Columbia Medical and Surgical Services clinic. Throughout his career he has delivered more than 4,000 babies, but for the past eight years has focused more on gynecology.

Dr. Witt has extensive surgical expertise and stays up-to-date on the newest, most minimally invasive procedures to help women heal with less pain and recovery time.

He is originally from the Pacific Northwest, and has run his own private practices in Arizona and Oregon. He studied at UCLA Medical School and completed his residency at Oregon Health & Science University. Dr. Witt lives in Chelan with his wife, and together they have three children.

Dr. Witt sees patients every Monday and Thursday at the Columbia Medical & Surgical Services family practice clinic. For more information or an appointment, call 509.689.3749.