Sparrow introduces new Sparrow Speaks podcast

Published: Thursday, April 1, 2021

LANSING, MI – Sparrow is proud to introduce a new communication channel to provide healthcare information and expertise to Mid-Michigan, a regular podcast called Sparrow Speaks.

Sparrow Speaks is expected to feature at least two new segments a month with leading Sparrow clinicians and subject matter experts. The first three broadcasts feature Joel Cohn, M.D., of Sparrow Thoracic and Cardiovascular Institute (TCI); Mindy Lane, D.O., of Sparrow Bariatrics; and Ali Sheikh, D.O., also of Sparrow TCI.

You can download or listen at, as well as subscribe wherever you listen to your podcasts.

Podcasts have become extremely popular and we believe this is an exciting way to promote issues of interest to the public. Along with the weekly televised Sparrow Medical Minute and other vehicles, Sparrow is working hard to help local residents make informed healthcare choices and better understand their health needs.


Sparrow Health System 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 and the Michigan Athletic Club. 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