Jennifer Winegarden, DO

Medical Director

Dr. Jennifer Winegarden, D.O., M.S. graduated from Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine and is board certified in Family Medicine and Hospice and Palliative Medicine. She holds a master’s degree in Pain Research, Education and Policy from Tufts University. She has been committed to full-time work in hospice medicine for the last 12 years and acted as the Chief Medical Officer of The Medical Team Hospice for the past 6 years. She has extended education in the field of neurology and pharmacology which has fueled her interest in the treatment of pain, and the use of adjuvant pain medications. This has included significant research in the use of non-opioid medications, particularly ketamine, to better control pain while reducing the need for opioid medications.