Our Medical Staff

Need a doctor? Call the physicians below or call Gibson General Hospital's Medical Staff Services at (812) 385-9231 to find out who is accepting patients.

Allergy/Asthma
Mythili Gurram, MD
Board Certified, Internal Medicine & Allergy and Immunology

Gibson General Multi-Specialty Health Center
1808 Sherman Dr., Suite 2208
(812) 385-9296
Call Allergy and Asthma Associates of the Tri-State at (812) 753-7225 for an appointment.

Medical School: Guntur Medical College, Guntur, India
Residency: Lincoln Park Hospital, Chicago, IL
Fellowship: University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago, IL
 
Anesthesiology
Philomina Thuruthumaly, MD
Board Certified, Anesthesiology

Gibson General Hospital
1808 Sherman Dr.
(812) 385-3401


Medical School: Kottayam Medical College, Kerala, India
Residency: John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital, Chicago, IL

 
Cardiology

Michael Neahring, MD, FACCP
Board Certified, Cardiovascular Disease and Echocardiogrophy

Gibson General Multi-Specialty Health Center
1808 Sherman Dr., Suite 2208
(812) 385-9296
Call The Heart Group at (866) 202-3141 for an appointment.

Medical School: Northwestern Medical School, Chicago, IL
Residency: University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Iowa City, IA
Fellowship: Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

Umesh Jairath, MD
Board Certified, Interventional Cardiology and Adult Echocardiography

Gibson General Multi-Specialty Health Center
1808 Sherman Dr., Suite 2208
(812) 385-9296
Call The Heart Group at (866) 202-3141 for an appointment.

Medical School: Guru Nanak Dev University Medical College, Amritsar, India
Residency: St. Vincent Hospital, Worcester, MA
Fellowship: University of Massachusetts Medical School/St. Vincent Hospital - Cardiology, Worcester, MA; Worcester Medical Center at St. Vincent Hospital - Interventional Cardiology, Worcester, MA
 
Ear, Nose & Throat
Chris Chacko, MD
Board Certified, Otolaryngology

Gibson General Multi-Specialty Health Center
1808 Sherman Dr., Suite 2208
(812) 385-9296
Call Tri-State ENT Surgeons at (812) 425-2646 for an appointment.

Medical School: University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY
Internship: IUPUI Medical Center - General Surgery, Indianapolis, IN
Residency: IUPUI Medical Center - Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery, Indianapolis, IN
Laura Finch, MD
Board Certified, Otolaryngology

Gibson General Multi-Specialty Health Center
1808 Sherman Dr., Suite 2208
(812) 385-9296
Call Tri-State ENT Surgeons at (812) 425-2646 for an appointment.

Medical School: Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN
Internship: IU School of Medicine- General Surgery, Indianapolis, IN
Residency: IU School of Medicine - Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery, Indianapolis, IN
 
Family Medicine

Doris Best, MD
Board Certified, Family Medicine

7898 S. Professional Dr.
Fort Branch, IN 47648
(812) 753-3709



Medical School:
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio Medical School
Residency: St. Mary's Medical Center, Evansville, IN

Bruce Brink, Jr., DO
Brink's Family Practice
410 N. Main St.
Princeton, IN 47670
(812) 386-7522



Medical School: Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine, Kirksville, MO
Residency: Grandview Hospital, Dayton, OH

R. Michael Clark, DO

510 N. Main St.
Princeton, IN 47670
(812) 386-7001



Medical School:
Pikeville College School of Osteopathic Medicine, Pikeville, KY
Residency: Deaconess Hospital, Evansville, IN

Kwabena Owusu-Dekyi, MD
Board Certified, Family Medicine

1808 Sherman Dr., Suite 2209
Princeton, IN 47670
(812) 385-9420




Medical School: Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN
Residency: St. Elizabeth Medical Center, Dayton, OH
Michelle Snyder, DO

1808 Sherman Dr., Suite 2209
Princeton, IN 47670
(812) 385-9420




Medical School: Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine, Kirksville, MO
Residency: Union Hospital, Terre Haute, IN
William Wells, MD
Board Certified, Family Medicine

510 N. Main St.
Princeton, IN 47670
(812) 386-7001



Medical School: Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN
Internship: Lima Memorial Hospital, Lima, OH
Wendy Tuley, RN, FNP-C
Board Certified Nurse Practitioner

1808 Sherman Dr., Suite 2209
Princeton, IN 47670
(812) 385-9254



Education: University of Southern Indiana School of Nursing, Evansville, IN
 
Gastroenterology

Srinivasan Rao, MD
Board Certified, Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology

Gibson General Multi-Specialty Health Center
1808 Sherman Dr., Suite 2208
(812) 385-9296
Call Digestive Care Center at (812) 477-6103 to schedule an appointment.

Medical School: Gandhi Medical College, India
Fellowship: Penn State Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, PA; University of California Irvine Medical Center, Orange, CA

Jason Samuel, MD

Gibson General Multi-Specialty Health Center
1808 Sherman Dr., Suite 2208
(812) 385-9296

Medical School:
Madras University, Madras, India
Residency: Lutheran Medical Center, Cleveland, OH


Richard Walter, DO

Gibson General Multi-Specialty Health Center

1808 Sherman Dr., Suite 2208
(812) 385-9296

Medical School: Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine, Kirksville, MO

 
General Surgery
Mark Carpenter, MD, FACS
Board Certified, General Surgery

1808 Sherman Dr., Suite 2209
Princeton, IN 47670
(812) 385-9392



Medical School:
University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, WI
Residency: Fitzsimons Army Medical Center, Aurora, CO
 
Hospitalist
Ali Khakbaznejad, MD
Board Certified, Internal Medicine

Gibson General Hospitalist Program
1808 Sherman Dr.
Princeton, IN 47670
(812) 385-3401


Medical School: Saba University School of Medicine, Saba, Dutch Caribbean
Residency: University of Oklahoma, Tulsa, OK

Usman Ashraf, MD
Board Certified, Internal Medicine

Gibson General Hospitalist Program
1808 Sherman Dr.
Princeton, IN 47670
(812) 385-3401


Medical School: King Edward Medical College, Pakistan
Residency: Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Amarillo, TX
Fellowship: St. Mary's Medical Center, Evansville, IN

Ami Bhimani, MD
Board Certified, Internal Medicine

Gibson General Hospitalist Program
1808 Sherman Dr.
Princeton, IN 47670
(812) 385-3401


Medical School: Pramukhswami Medical College, India
Residency: Indiana University Health - Ball Memorial Hospital, Muncie IN
Tomasz Kobylanski, MD
Board Certified, Internal Medicine

Gibson General Hospitalist Program
1808 Sherman Dr.
Princeton, IN 47670
(812) 385-3401


Medical School: Medical University of Warsaw, Poland
Residency: Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, NY
Munish Lapsia, MD
Board Certified, Internal Medicine

Gibson General Hospitalist Program
1808 Sherman Dr.
Princeton, IN 47670
(812) 385-3401


Medical School: J.J.M. Medical Center, India
Residency: York Hospital, York, PA

Tapan Mehta, MD
Board Certified, Internal Medicine

Gibson General Hospitalist Program
1808 Sherman Dr.
Princeton, IN 47670
(812) 385-3401

Medical School: Pramukhswami Medical College, India
Residency: Indiana University Health Ball Memorial Hospital, Muncie, IN

Josel Mijares, MD
Board Certified, Internal Medicine

Gibson General Hospitalist Program
1808 Sherman Dr.
Princeton, IN 47670
(812) 385-3401


Medical School: University of the Philippines, Philippines
Residency: SUNY Health Science Center, Brooklyn, NY
Jaydip Patel, MD
Board Certified, Internal Medicine

Gibson General Hospitalist Program
1808 Sherman Dr.
Princeton, IN 47670
(812) 385-3401


Medical School: Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda/Medical College of Baroda, Indian
Residency: Forest Hills Hospital, North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System, Forest Hills, NY
Nilofar Rahman, MD
Board Certified, Internal Medicine

Gibson General Hospitalist Program
1808 Sherman Dr.
Princeton, IN 47670
(812) 385-3401


Medical School: Mahadevappa Rampure Medical College, India
Residency: University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign, IL
 
Internal Medicine

Krishna Murthy, MD
Board Certified, Internal Medicine & Pulmonary Medicine

Deaconess Clinic
685 Vail St.
Princeton, IN 47670
(812) 386-6560

Medical School: Bangalore Medical College, India
Residency: New York University Medical Center, New York, NY
Fellowship: Michigan State University - Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine, East Lansing, MI

Ramesh Patel, MD
Board Certified, Internal Medicine

Deaconess Clinic
685 Vail St.
Princeton, IN 47670
(812) 386-6560


Medical School: Behramji Jijibhai Medical College, India
Residency: St. Vincent Hospital, Worcester, MA

 
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Herman Reid, III, MD
Board Certified, Obstetrics & Gynecology

St. Mary's Physician Network
7839 S. Professional Dr.
Fort Branch, IN 47648
(812) 753-5950

Medical School:
Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
Residency: Temple University Health System, Philadelphia, PA
 
Occupational Medicine
Daniel Brown, MD, MPH, FACOEM
Board Certified, Occupational & Environmental Medicine

Gibson General Business Health Services
1808 Sherman Dr., Suite 2205
Princeton, IN 47670
(812) 385-9397


Medical School: St. Louis University Medical School, St. Louis, MO
Eric Nisswandt, MD

Gibson General Business Health Services
1808 Sherman Dr., Suite 2205
Princeton, IN 47670
(812) 385-9397


 
Oncology & Hematology
Christopher Braden, DO
Board Certified, Oncology, Hematology and Palliative Care

Gibson General Infusion Therapy Services
1808 Sherman Dr.
Princeton, IN 47670
(812) 385-9286

Medical School:
Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine at Midwestern University, Chicago, IL
Residency: Loyola University Medical Center, Chicago, IL
Fellowship: Loyola University Medical Center, Chicago, IL

 
Opthalmology
W. Satar, MD

The Eye Center
2020 Sherman Dr.
Princeton, IN 47670
(812) 385-2225



Medical School: Cairo University School of Medicine, Egypt
Internship: Cairo University School of Medicine, Egypt
Residency: Capitol Hill Hospital - General Practice, Washington, DC; St. Louis City Hospital - Ophthalmology, St. Louis, MO
 
Orthopedics & Sports Medicine
Thomas Joseph, MD, MBA, FRCSC
Certified in Orthopedic Surgery

Joseph Orthopedics & Sports Medicine
1808 Sherman Dr., Suite 2203
Princeton, IN 47670
(812) 385-1788

Medical School: Christian Medical College, India; Liverpool University, United Kingdom
Residency: National Health Service, United Kingdom; Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
Fellowship: University of Toledo - Orthopedic Trauma
 
Pediatrics
M.S. Krishna, MD

Pediatrics & Adolescent Center
312 3rd Ave.
Princeton, IN 47670
(812) 386-6776



Medical School: Bangalore Medical College, India
Residency: Lincoln Memorial Center, Bronx, NY; Children's Hospital of Michigan, Detroit, MI
 
Podiatry
Richard Loesch, DPM

418 1/2 N. Main St.
Princeton, IN 47670
(812) 386-6750

Medical School: Illinois College of Podiatric Medicine, Chicago, IL.

 
Psychiatry

Tracy Woodward, MD

Gibson General Hope House Senior Enrichment Program
402 N. Third Ave.
Princeton, IN 47670
(812) 385-1704

Medical School: Stritch School of Medicine at Loyola University, Chicago, IL
Residency: University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD

 
Psychology
Thomas Holsworth, PhD, HSPP

Gibson General Multi-Specialty Health Center
1808 Sherman Dr., Suite 2208
Princeton, IN 47670
(812) 385-9296
Melissa Umali, PsyD, HSPP

Gibson General Multi-Specialty Health Center
1808 Sherman Dr., Suite 2208
Princeton, IN 47670
(812) 385-9296
 
Sleep Medicine

Siddharth Jani, MD, FACP
Board Certified, Internal Medicine, Geriatric Medicine, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine

Gibson General Sleep Diagnostics Center
1808 Sherman Dr.
Princeton, IN 47670
(812) 385-1705

Medical School: Municipal Medical College, Gujarat University, India
Internship: Mt. Vernon Hospital, Mt. Vernon, NY
Residency: Easton Hospital, Easton, PA

 
Urology

Phillip Gilson, MD, FACS
Board Certified, Urology

Gibson General Multi-Specialty Health Center
1808 Sherman Dr., Suite 2208
Princeton, IN 47670
(812) 385-9296
Call Urological Associates at (812) 473-1111 for an appointment.


Medical School: Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
Internship: St. Louis University Hospital, St. Louis, MO
Residency: St. Louis University Hospital, St. Louis, MO