Respected and admired as a skilled surgeon, passionate teacher, and innovative leader, Dr. Manske, Assistant Chief of Orthopedic Surgery, has contributed to South Sacramento since the doors opened in the mid-1980s. A Clinical Professor of Orthopedics at UC Davis, School of Medicine, he has received numerous teaching awards from the UC Davis faculty, residents, and medical students, and he likes nothing better than to watch his students come to understand and engage in whatever they are studying. His enthusiastic curiosity about the world is a gift he shares with everyone around him. In his role as the Physician Operating Room Director for South Sacramento, he is transforming operations, leveraging technology, and successfully implementing KP HealthConnect. His leadership and dedication are helping to usher in a new era of service and patient care.