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"A tradition of specialized, compassionate women's health care"

Accepting New Patients
In-House Ultrasound
Locations in Sandpoint
and Bonners Ferry
Most Insurances Accepted

Bruce Honsinger, MD, FACOG

  • Education : Dr. Honsinger obtained his medical degree from Syracuse University and completed residency at the University of Utah.
  • Experience : After completing his residency, he founded Sandpoint Women's Health and has now been working in the field for over 30 years.
  • Personal : Outside of work, Dr. Honsinger enjoys farming, reading, and spending time with his family and two chocolate labrador retrievers.

Camille Santarpio, DO, FACOG

  • Education : Dr. Santarpio graduated from the University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine and completed her residency at Maine Medical Center.
  • Experience : After residency, Dr. Santarpio joined our clinic in 2006. In addition to her work with us, she serves as the Chair of the Obstetric-Pediatric Committee at Bonner General Hospital.
  • Personal : Outside of work, Dr. Santarpio enjoys skiing, bicycling, and spending time with her husband and her two sons.

Kristin Algoe, MD, Fellow of ACOG

  • Education : Dr. Algoe graduated from State University of New York at Buffalo School of Medicine and completed her residency at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center.
  • Experience : During her residency, Dr. Algoe received several awards including, the “Arnold P. Gold Award for Excellence and Humanism in Teaching,” the “Award for Excellence in Laparoscopic Surgery,” and the “Resident Researcher Award.” After completing four years of OB/GYN residency training, she joined Sandpoint Women's Health in 2009.
  • Personal : Outside of work, Dr. Algoe enjoys skiing, hiking and snowboarding. She has been married for five years.

Dr. Amelia Huntsberger MD Junior Fellow of ACOG

Amelia Huntsberger, MD, Junior Fellow of ACOG

  • Education : Dr. Huntsberger graduated from the University of Washington School of Medicine and completed her residency at the University of Michigan.
  • Experience : Dr. Huntsberger first came to Sandpoint as a medical student for 6 months in 2007 as as part of WWAMI Rural Intergrated training experience.
  • Personal : Outside of work, Dr. Huntsberger enjoys hiking , skiing, and spending time with her husband and son.

Margaret Bowden, MD, FACOG

  • Education : Dr. Bowden obtained her medical degree from State University of New York and completed her residency at Kings County Hospital in New York.
  • Experience : Dr. Bowden has been practicing medicine since 1988. Prior to joining us in 1992, she worked as an OB/GYN in Mozambique, Africa.
  • Personal : Outside of work, Dr. Bowden enjoys swimming in Lake Pend Oreille, especially participating in the Long Bridge Swim. She is married and is a self-proclaimed “dog lover”.

All of our physicians have admitting privileges at Boundary Community Hospital.

Our Nurse Practitioner

Patty McLaughlin, CNP

  • Education : Patty completed her bachelors of Science degree at the University of Nevada - Reno before completing the nurse practitioner program at the University of California - Los Angeles.
  • Experience : Patty has been a nurse practitioner at our clinic for 20 years. Prior to working with us, she worked as a surgical nurse and charge nurse on the medical unit at Bonner General Hospital.
  • Personal : Patty and her husband have lived in the Sandpoint area since 1986. They have three children and five grandchildren who all live in our area. When she is not working, she enjoys spending time with family and traveling.

Liz Britain, NP, CNP

  • Education : Liz obtained her certification as a nurse-midwife in 1986 from the Medical University South Carolina. Her nursing degrees were obtained at Pacific Union College, Lewis Clark State College, and Chamberlain College of Nursing.
  • Experience : Liz has been practicing as a nurse-midwife for the past 28 years. Although her focus has been on caring for women during pregnancy, she is well versed in all aspects of women’s healthcare.
  • Personal : Liz, her husband and daughter are thrilled to move up to Sandpoint. Outside of work, she enjoys swimming, hiking, kayaking, and spending time with her family.

Katie Sweeney, MSN, ARNP, FNP-C

  • Education : Katie graduated from Frontier Nursing University in Kentucky while completeing her clinical internship locally here in Sandpoint, Bonners Ferry and Coeur D’ Alene. Katie is Board Certified in Family Practice with a specific focus in Women’s Health.
  • Experience : Prior to becoming a Nurse Practitioner, Katie practiced as a Registered Nurse (RN) in the Boise area and locally for about 5 years. She then began her work as a Nurse Practioner in Family Practice and Women’s Health in 2011.
  • Personal : Katie was born in Sandpoint and is very happy to have returned to the area. She and her husband love spending time with their daughter, family and friends. Outside of work, she enjoys hiking, back country skiing, rock climbing and mountain biking.
Our Sonographer

Diana Contor RDMS

  • Education : Diana obtained her training as a Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer and Cardiovascular Technologist from Spokane Community College.
  • Experience : She has been working as a sonographer for over 20 years. Diana serves as an integral part of our team, we are pleased to announce that she is an integral component that enabled us to obtain AIUM accreditation for our ultrasound services.
  • Personal : Outside of work, Diana enjoys spending time outdoors, enjoying the opportunities of our area, skiing, riding bikes, community, born and raised in Sandpoint with extended family.

Our Staff

We are proud to have a compassionate, knowledgeable staff ready to meet your needs and make your experience with us as comfortable as possible. Their ultimate goal is to expand upon the excellent care you can expect to receive from our providers.

420 N. 2nd Ave., Ste. 200 Sandpoint, ID 83864 | Phone: 208-263-2173     Fax:  208-263-7441
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