Physician named Interim President of E.W. Sparrow Hospital

Published: April 1, 2022

LANSING, MI – Denny Martin, D.O., has been named Interim President of E.W. Sparrow Hospital, effective Monday, April 4.

Dr. Martin has served with distinction as Chief Medical Officer of E.W. Sparrow Hospital since April 2020, just after the start of the pandemic. Sparrow and the community have greatly benefited from his compassion, professionalism and inclusive manner. A practicing OB/GYN, Dr. Martin previously served as Executive Medical Director of Physician Performance for the Health System and is a physician graduate of Michigan State University.

“I am honored to lead this organization and all of the Sparrow caregivers who are dedicated to a life of serving our community,” Dr. Martin said.

For further questions, contact John Foren, Director, Media Relations and Corporate Communications, at, 517.364.8093 or 517.256.1743.

Denny Martin, D.O., Interim President


Sparrow is Mid-Michigan’s premier healthcare organization and includes hospitals in Lansing, Carson City, Charlotte, Ionia, and St. Johns, as well as Sparrow Specialty Hospital, Physicians Health Plan, Sparrow Care Network, Sparrow Medical Group, Michigan Athletic Club, and AL!VE. Sparrow is affiliated with Michigan Medicine through the Sparrow Children’s Center and with Michigan State University’s three human health colleges. Through these partnerships and the dedication of our 10,000 Caregivers, Sparrow pursues a vision to be nationally recognized as a leader in quality and Patient experience. For more information, visit