Last Updated on December 26, 2020 by Logansport Memorial Hospital
SOURCE: News release from Logansport Memorial Hospital
The year 2020 has not allowed for much to go according to plan, but Logansport Memorial’s ongoing physician and provider recruitment efforts have surpassed our plans and expectations for this year in a significant way. Logansport Memorial Hospital has successfully added 14new providers to the Logansport Memorial Physician Network in 2020, ranging from primary care to various specialties that are needed in our community, like Orthopedics and Pulmonology.
Additionally, three existing providers already on board relocated to different offices, to serve our patients in new ways as part of different care teams. Details for each of these new and relocated providers are listed below, by specialty.
Primary Care: Family Medicine
- Viktor Hinov, MD
- Jennifer Sylvester, MD
- Stephanie Dill, NP
- Meg Murray, LCSW–Counselor for the MAT Program
Dr. Hinov, Dr. Sylvester, and Nurse Practitioner Stephanie Dill all offer increased access to primary care. Access to care continues to be a priority for Logansport Memorial Hospital, as the foundation for “Building Better Health” starts with ongoing primary care. Meg Murray is a licensed clinical social worker, joining the Family Medicine team to assist in counseling patients as part of the Medication-Assisted-Treatment (MAT) Program. This established program at Logansport Memorial Hospital helps those with opioid addiction recover their lives, by following a structured program that includes ongoing counseling.
All of these providers are accepting new patients. To make an appointment, please call (574) 722-4921.
Primary Care: Internal Medicine
- Julius Sitjar, MD
- Kelsey House, NP
Dr. Sitjar is an established internal medicine physician practicing in Rochester, Indiana. He joined the Logansport Memorial Physician Network and continues to see new and established patients at Logansport Memorial’s Rochester Health Center. Logansport Memorial Nurse Practitioner and Rochester native Kelsey (Frounfelter) House has relocated to our Rochester office from Family Medicine, and is now accepting new patients with Dr. Sitjar at the Rochester Health Center.
To make an appointment with Dr. Sitjar or with Kelsey House NP, please call (574) 223-4141.
Primary Care: Pediatrics
- Zehengyi Wang, MD
- Nishat Ally, MD
Dr. Wang and Dr. Ally are two of the newest providers to join the Physician Network. Dr. Wang began seeing patients in November of this year, and Dr. Ally will begin seeing patients in February of 2021.
They are both accepting new patients. To make an appointment, please call (574) 753-4151.
Obstetrics and Gynecology
- Bridget Kennedy, MD
- Rachel Emery, NP
Dr. Kennedy will start seeing patients in January 2021, but officially joined the Logansport Memorial Physician Network in November. Nurse Practitioner Rachel Emery relocated from Logansport Memorial’s Express Medical Center to see patients in the Women’s Health Center, working alongside our existing team of OB/GYNs –Dr. Murray, Dr. McClintock Glover, and Dr. Hall.
Patients can expect to see Rachel Emery for follow-up care or ongoing check-ups as an extension of our OB/GYN team.
Dr. Kennedy is now accepting new patients.
To make an appointment, please call (574) 722-3566.
- Jason Ummel, DO
- Jamie Ross, NP
- Courtney Schroeder, PA
Dr. Ummel and Courtney Schroeder both joined the Logansport Memorial Physician Network as new providers in our Orthopedics office. Jamie Ross NP relocated from the Family Medicine office to utilize her previous Orthopedics experience in serving our patients. Dr. Ummel is accepting new patients, and you can expect to see Jamie or Courtney for coordinated follow-up or post-operative care from our comprehensive Orthopedics team.
To make an appointment with a provider from our Orthopedics team, please call (574) 722-2663.
- Nichol Price, NP
Nichol Price is the new provider to serve clients and companies who utilize Logansport Memorial’s Occupational Health clinic, also known as Healthy Companies.If you have a work-related illness or injury and your business or employer is partnered with Logansport Memorial’s Occupational Health clinic, you can expect to see Nichol for diagnosis and treatment.To make an appointment or for questions about our Occupational Health services, please call (574) 753-1548.
- Abhishek Vedavalli, MD
We are very pleased to have Dr. Vedavalli on board, providing much needed pulmonary care that is close to home for our patients across north central Indiana. He is currently accepting new patients.
To make an appointment, please call (574) 753-5640.
- Jennay Jones, NP
Logansport Memorial’s Wound Care Center is staffed by a multi-disciplinary team of providers who offer highly specialized wound care. Jennay is now part of that team to assist and treat patients for ongoing care and follow-up.
New patients are welcome, and to make an appointment, please call (574) 753-1331.
- Monica Davis, NP
Monica Davis NP has rejoined our Physician Network to assist Dr. Stephen Beck in Urology. Her clinical background in tri-specialty nursing and previous experience in Urology has equipped her to provide exceptional follow-up and post-operative care alongside Dr. Beck.
New patients are welcome, and to make an appointment, please call (574) 753-2222.
Our team of exceptional physicians and providers will continue to grow,to meet the care needs of our patients all across the north central Indiana region. Our growth is focused on you, helping you and your family Build Better Health by keeping you close to home whenever possible. We are proud of the team we have, proud of the award-winning care that we provide, and proud to be the trusted healthcare choice for our patients.