Our Medical Staff


Swachetan Bajwa, M.D.

Joined AAHS: July of 2015
Education & Training: Family Medicine, Surgery, Forensic Science
Undergraduate: Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery at Government Medical College, Amritsar, India
Medical School: Master of Science in Forensic Science University of Central Oklahoma
Residency: University at Buffalo, NY and Chief Resident at Olean General Hospital
Certifications & Licensure: Board Certified in Family Medicine, MN
Philosophy of Care: It is all about investing time and effort in building a relationship with patients. My favorite part of my practice is the long term relationships you build with your patients. The whole idea behind settling down in Appleton is that I want to work, live and enjoy in the same community. This community has accepted me with so much love and this is my commitment to provide highest quality of care to my patients.



Elizabeth Charles, CNM

Joined AAHS: July of 2018
Education & Training: Elizabeth graduated with honors from Indiana University of Pennsylvania with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree and she received her Master’s Degree in the Nurse Midwifery program from the University of Cincinnati.

Philosophy of Care:  Elizabeth doesn’t just deliver babies! Her practice will focus on providing women’s healthcare and obstetric services to females starting at age 12. Elizabeth enjoys helping women in all stages of their reproductive lives…Puberty to Menopause! Some of her services include family planning, annual exams, birth control, STD testing/treatment, and more.

Elizabeth is passionate about making women’s health available for everyone. “I want to educate women on all their health care choices.” said Elizabeth Charles, RN, CNM

Elizabeth lives in Hancock, MN, is married to Rick Charles and she has twin boys, Barrett and Emmett. Elizabeth enjoys reading, golfing, fishing, spending time with family and friends.