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, Alabama
Family Practice - Physicians Medical Center
Birmingham, Alabama

Education
Ross University School of Medicine - Huntsville, Alabama

Certification(s)
Board Certified: Family Medicine
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS)
American Board of Family Medicine
Basic Life Support (BLS)
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 […]

Education
Drake University - Des Moines, Iowa
Southeastern Community College - Keokuk, Iowa

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

Robert Clemons, MD   Family Medicine

Residency(s)
Cedar Rapids Medical Education Program
Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Education
University of Iowa College of Medicine - Iowa City, Iowa

Certification(s)
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS)
American Academy of Family Practice
American Medical Association Physician's Recognition Award with Commendation
National Board of Physicians & Surgeons Certified in Family Medicine (NBPAS)
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)

Lauren Davison, ARNP   Family Medicine, Pediatrics

Education
Clarkson College - Omaha, Nebraska

Certification(s)
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
Basic Life Support (BLS)
DOT Medical Examiner
Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP)
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
Trauma Nursing Core Course (TNCC)

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.

Residency(s)
Mercy Family Medicine Residency Program
Des Moines, Iowa

Education
Ross University School of Medicine - Dominica, West Indies

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

Brittney Hill, ARNP   Family Medicine, Special interest in Weight Management and 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)
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
Basic Life Support (BLS)
Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP)
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
Trauma Nursing Core Course (TNCC)

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.  

Education
Creighton University - Omaha, Nebraska

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

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, Iowa

Education
University of Iowa - Iowa City, Iowa

Certification(s)
Diplomate American Board of Family Practice
Basic Life Support (BLS)
Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS)
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
S.T.A.B.L.E.
Stress ECG Testing
ECG Interpretation

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

Certification(s)
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
Advanced Trauma Life Support (ALTS)
Basic Life Support (BLS)
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)

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 - Omaha, Nebraska

Education
University of Nebraska College of Medicine - Omaha, Nebraska

Certification(s)
Board Certified: Family Medicine
Basic Life Support (BLS)

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 […]

Education
Creighton University - Omaha, Nebraska

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