1010 N Bendix Drive
South Bend, IN 46628
P: (574) 245-4980
F: ( 844) 397-1314
|Monday||8:00 am – 7:00 pm|
|Tuesday||8:00 am – 5:00 pm|
|Wednesday||8:00 am – 5:00 pm|
|Thursday||8:00 am – 6:00 pm|
|Friday||8:00 am – 2:00 pm|
Mehdi Shamloo, Site Medical Director, MD
Family Medicine Physician
Dr. Mehdi Shamloo, MD completed his family medicine residency training at St. Elizabeth Medical Center in Utica, New York. He is a graduate of Saba University School of Medicine located in Netherlands Antilles, Saba, Dutch Caribbean where he completed his medical education. Dr. Shamloo is board certified in Family Medicine with the American Board of Family Medicine (ABFM). Dr. Shamloo is certified in Basic Life Support (BLS). His special interests are preventive medicine, adolescent medicine, quality improvement in delivery of primary care, and patient education and empowerment.
Akila Karanja, RN, MSN, FNP-BC
Family Nurse Practitioner
Akila Karanja, RN, MSN, FNP-C completed her training at the Indiana University at South Bend Graduate School of Nursing in South Bend, Indiana and is licensed in the state of Indiana as an Advanced Practice Nurse. Akila is certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner through the American Association of Nurse Practitioner (AANP). She completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at the Bethel College School of Nursing. Akila is certified in Basic Life Support (BLS), Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS), and Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS).
Carol Sikorski, BSN, RN, WHNP
Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner
Carol Sikorski, BSN RN, WHNP completed her women’s health training at Planned Parenthood in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and is licensed in the state of Indiana as an Advanced Practice Nurse. Carol completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Indiana University South Bend in South Bend, Indiana and Associate of Science in Nursing at Indiana Vocational Technical. Carol is certified in Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) and CPR Certified through the American Heart Association (AHA).
Ekomobong E. Essien, MSN, RN, CPNP-PC
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
Ekomobong “Ekom” E. Essien MSN, RN, CPNP-PC completed her training at the Vanderbilt University Graduate School of Nursing in Nashville, Tennessee and is licensed in the state of Indiana as an Advanced Practice Nurse. Ekom is board certified as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner through the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP). She completed her Bachelor of Science in Child Development with a concentration in Pre-Medicine and minor in Spanish. Ekom is certified in Basic Life Support (BLS) and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS).