Our Providers


Personalized Care and Guidance

A positive attitude goes a long way when your health is concerned, and at Center for Specialty Care we make it the rule, not the exception. Incredibly patient and knowledgeable, our providers are committed to helping patients feel better and be well-informed when making important health decisions. Get in touch today to learn more.

Corey Welchlin


Orthopedic Surgeon

Corey T. Welchlin is a board certified orthopedic surgeon and sports medicine physician. A leader in the southern Minnesota and northern Iowa health care community, he is respected nationally among orthopedic surgeons. He performs the latest surgical orthopedic procedures practiced in teaching hospitals throughout the nation and is available at many of the local hospitals for trauma coverage and surgery.

Richard Kilgore CRNA

Anesthetist and pain management specialist

Center for Specialty Care welcomes Richard Kilgore CRNA to our medical team. He’s been a certified registered anesthetist and pain management specialist since 2017 and an anesthesia provider since 2011. For pain management, Mr. Kilgore provides epidurals, facet joint block, radio frequency ablation of nerves, as well as regional blocks. Call 507-238-4949 to schedule an appointment.

Dr. Andrew Maiers

Preventative Medicine and Mental Health

Center for Specialty Care welcomes Dr. Andrew Maiers to our clinic, the Center for Primary Care. Dr. Maiers grew up in the Austin area, his areas of interest include Preventative Medicine and Mental Health as well as Sports Medicine. Dr. Maiers undergraduate studies were in Chemistry and Biology from the University of Wisconsin-Lacrosse; his medical school was at Des Moine University, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude.
In his spare time Dr. Maiers enjoys basketball, weight training, tennis, and water sports. Please join us in welcoming Dr. Maiers to our medical community. Call 507-238-4949 to schedule an appointment with Andy!

Julie Dodds

Julie Dodds, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon

Center for Specialty care is proud to welcome Julie Dodds MD to our orthopedic team.
She is a board certified fellowship trained orthopedist. Specializing in Arthroscopy and Sports Medicine.
She has spent time as the Head Team Physician for the Lansing Lugnuts Class A Affiliate, The Oakland A’s Major League Baseball Club and she is a Former Orthopedic Consultant, for the Toronto Blue Jays Major League Baseball Club
Dr. Dodds started her career at The Michigan State University and she grew up in Fenton, Iowa on a farm.
She is excited to be back in the office to take care of our athletes and orthopedic patients.