Family Medicine

Theo Barley

Theo Barley, MD   Family Medicine

Dr. Theo Barley began seeing patients at Clarinda Medical Associates on July 2, 2013. You may request an appointment with Dr. Barley by calling (712) 542-8330 or online by choosing our “Request an Appointment” feature on this website.  

Residency(s)
Family Medicine - University of Alabama
Tuscaloosa, AL
Family Practice - Physicians Medical Center
Birmingham, AL

Education
University of Alabama-Huntsville
Huntsville, AL

Certification(s)
American Board of Family Medicine
Basic Life Support (BLS)
Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS)
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)

Michele Bjorn

Michele Bjorn, ARNP   Family Medicine

Michele Bjorn has been a nurse practitioner since 1999, serving in various communities throughout Iowa. Michele has a variety of experience working in rural family practice, geriatric, emergency room and psychiatric environments. Michele and her family have horses, plus they enjoy camping and the outdoors. Michele sees patients at Clarinda Medical Associates and works in […]

Certification(s)
American Nurses Credentialing Center
Basic Life Support (BLS)
Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS)
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)

Mitalee Dharwadkar

Mitalee Dharwadkar, MD   Family Medicine

Dr. Mitalee Dharwadkar or ‘Doctor D’ as she prefers to be called, began seeing patients at Clarinda Medical Associates on August 7, 2018. You may request an appointment with Dr. Dharwadkar by calling (712) 542-8330 or online by choosing our “Request an Appointment” feature on this website.

Education
Mercy Family Medicine Residency Program, Des Moines, IA

Certification(s)
Neonatal Resuscitation
Basic Life Support (BLS)
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)

Brittney Hill

Brittney Hill, ARNP   Family Medicine, Special Interest in Pediatrics

Brittney has worked at the Clarinda Regional Health Center in multiple nursing capacities since 2011. She began her practice in August, 2018. Brittney focuses on health promotion and disease prevention and enjoys providing care for all age groups. Brittney, a graduate of the Shenandoah High School, resides in Clarinda with her husband Tyler and two […]

Education
Clarkson College Omaha, Nebraska

Certification(s)
Trauma Nursing Core Course (TNCC)
Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP)
Nurse Practitioner by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
Basic Life Support (BLS)
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)

Effie Martinez

Effie Martinez, ARNP   Family Medicine

Effie Martinez is originally from Bellevue, NE. She is married and has two sons. Effie likes to read and work in the garden. Effie and her family moved to Iowa in 2008. Effie sees patients at the Villisca Family Health Center, Clarinda Medical Associates, and she works in the CRHC Emergency Department.  

Certification(s)
Basic Life Support

Advanced Cardiac Life Support

PALS

Advanced Trauma Life Support

Bryon Schaeffer

Bryon Schaeffer, MD   Family Medicine

Clarinda Medical Associates 220 Essie Davison Dr. Clarinda, IA 51632 712-542-8330 Dr. Bryon Schaeffer began seeing patients at Clarinda Medical Associates on March 4, 2014. You may request an appointment with Dr. Schaeffer by calling (712) 542-8330 or online by choosing our “Request an Appointment” feature on this website. Dr. Schaeffer received his medical degree […]

Residency(s)
Iowa Lutheran Hospital
Des Moines,IA

Certification(s)
American Board of Family Medicine
Basic Life Support (BLS)
Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS)
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)

Thomas Schmadeke

Thomas Schmadeke, PA-C   Family Medicine

Tom Schmadeke is a Physician Assistant. Tom sees patients in our Clarinda Medical Associates and Villisca Family Health Center family practice clinics. Tom also rotates coverage in the CRHC Emergency Department. Tom comes to CRHC from Red Oak with a background in primary care in a family pratice setting as well as emergency care experience. […]

Education
University of Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE

Dr. William Shelton

William Shelton, MD   Family Medicine

William J. Shelton, MD is a practicing Family Practitioner in Clarinda since 1982. Dr. Shelton graduated from University of Nebraska College of Medicine in 1979 and has been in practice since then. He completed a residency at University of Nebraska Medical Center. He currently also practices at Shenandoah Va and is affiliated with Omaha VA […]

Residency(s)
University of Nebraska Medical Center

Education
University of Nebraska College of Medicine

Certification(s)
Basic Life Support (BLS)

Amy Wilmes

Amy Wilmes, ARNP   Family Medicine, Special Interest in Pediatrics

Amy was selected as the 2018 Provider of the Year on a survey of Weekly Times readers from six southwest Iowa counties. Amy Wilmes, Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner, has been an employee of CRHC since 1997. She received her MSN NP from Creighton University in 2011 and has had an active clinic practice since that […]

Certification(s)
Trauma Nursing Core Course
Basic Life Support (BLS)
Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS)
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)