Dirk deBroekert PA-C is a Eugene native; graduated from the U of O and spent 4 years in the U.S. Navy Hospital Corp. He completed his physician assist training at Wichita State University in Kansas and spent the next four years as Medical Director of the Yukon Flats Health Center in Fort Yukon, Alaska. He has been at the River Road Medical Group after returning to Eugene in 1985. His special interests include clinical research and travel medicine, in addition to general Family practice. Dirk enjoys hunting, fishing, and sailing. He is also, an interpretive living historian, specializing in demonstrating how military medical care was provided in various historic eras, including British Royal Navy 1845, American Civil War 1865, and American Army WWII 1944.