Sparrow Ionia Hospital

479 Lafayette St. Ionia, Michigan  48846 



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Sparrow Health System


Our Mission:  To improve the health of the people in our communities by providing quality, compassionate care to everyone, every time.

550 E. Washington St.

Family Health Center Building, 1st Floor

(located next to the hospital)

Ionia, Michigan   48846




General & Orthopedic Surgery


We welcome you as a patient and appreciate the opportunity to provide you with medical services. The Tony Balice Clinic is open Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00  pm. Tuesday and Thursday from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm.  TBC personnel are available to answer telephone calls and make appointments from 8:00 am to closing.  The Tony Balice Clinic is a designated rural health clinic, owned and operated by Sparrow Ionia Hospital.


Office visits are normally available by appointment only. Same day visits are sometimes possible, please call our office to check.


Sparrow Ionia Hospital  provides care for patients of all ages. Some of the surgical services

provided include:
Colonoscopy                            Gallbladder Surgery                    Endoscopic Surgery
Appendectomy                         Skin & Simple Biopsies               Breast Surgery
Laparoscopic Surgery                Hernia repair                            Colon and Rectal Surgery
Vasectomy/Tubal ligation          Cyst Removal                            Carpel Tunnel Relief
Knee Arthroscopy                     Hand Surgery                             Foot Surgery
Shoulder Surgery                      Rotator Cuff Repair                    Total Joint Replacement (Hip & Knee)
Closed Fracture Care Treatment                                                Open Fracture Care Treatment
Sports Medicine (shoulder, hip, knee)

We also provide care for patients needing pain management or undergoing procedures requiring moderate sedation.  Our General Surgeons are Dr. Amy Jentz and Dr. Ronald Hyde.  Our Orthopedic Surgeon is Dr. Raymond Allard.


We provide inpatient and outpatient procedures scheduled on an elective, urgent or emergency basis. Service is provided 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Referrals are accepted.  Sparrow Ionia Hospital is available to provided additional services as necessary. See Hospital Services for a list of specialized diagnostic testing.


You can reach the Tony Balice Clinic at 616-522-0714.

The Office Manager is Jane Emelander,



Last updated:  29 January, 2010 09:06 AM