Initial Point is a private Family Medicine clinic dedicated to providing personalized quality healthcare in Meridian Idaho.
We believe in spending time getting to know our patients and treating them as individuals. As a privately owned clinic, we are patient-driven instead of profit-focused. We want help our patients achieve and maintain a life-balance that focuses on continuing health, not just temporary treatment of symptoms.
MEET YOUR PROVIDER
Dr. Mark Grajcar graduated from Kalamazoo College in Michigan. While in college he studied in France during his junior year, and spent a semester doing research at Columbia University in New York. After receiving his medical degree from Des Moines University he began his residency training at Madigan Army Medical Center.
Yelena Rudyi has resided in Boise for the past 20 years. She received her Associate of Science in Nursing degree from Boise State University. She was a Newborn Intensive Care Unit nurse for 4 years and has enjoyed the rewarding experience of taking care of such fragile patients. Her Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree is from Idaho State University.
Katie Nielsen is a fourth generation Idaho native who grew up in Pocatello. She attended undergraduate school at Utah State University where she received a degree in Biology. After college she worked as a children’s behavioral therapist until starting her medical training. She graduated from the Physician Assistant Program at Idaho State University in 2001. Soon after graduation she moved to the Treasure Valley. Her career has focused on family medicine but she has also had the opportunity to work in various specialties such as Neurology, Urgent Care, and Mental Health. In recent years Katie has developed an interest in bio-identical hormone therapy. The aspect of patient care that she enjoys the most is getting to know her patients and their families while helping them achieve their health and wellness goals.
While not at work Katie and her husband take advantage of all the recreation that Idaho has to offer. She enjoys riding her bicycle, both on the greenbelt and in the mountains. During the summer you can find her camping, hiking, and playing softball. She is also an avid skier and enjoys bird watching. Katie likes to travel as much as possible and loves spending time with her family.
HOW CAN WE HELP?208-884-0835