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IHC South Bend & Project Homecoming

IHC South Bend
1901 W Western Ave. # B
South Bend, IN  46619
P: (574) 234-9033
F: (844) 397-1310

 

 

 


Project Homecoming

701 South Main St.
South Bend, IN  46601
P: (574) 235-7990
F: (844) 397-1310

South Bend Hours                  
Monday 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
Thursday* 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

 *Except for the 1st Thursday of the month, opening at 1pm.

Project Homecoming Hours               
Monday 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
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IHC AT SOUTH BEND & PROJECT HOMECOMING

MEET OUR STAFF

David Chapman, Practice Manager

David Chapman

David earned his Master’s in Public Affairs from Indiana University and Bachelor’s from Bethel College. He has over 20 years of managerial experience, including 12 years in the mental health field in roles that include Director of Operations and Recruiting Coordinator at Madison Center, Inc. David has been with IHC since 2008 and is currently the Practice Manager for the clinics at Western Avenue, Project Homecoming, and the YWCA.

 

 

Carol Sikorski, BSN, RN, WHNP

Site Medical Director/Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner

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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).

 

Yasir Al-Obaidi, DDS, BDS

General Dentist

Al-Obaidi

Dr. Yasir Al-Obaidi, DDS, BDS completed his training at Indiana University School of Dentistry in Indianapolis, Indiana where he received a doctorate in dental surgery (DDS).   He is a licensed dentist in the State of Indiana and a member of both the American Dental Association (ADA) and the Indiana Dental Association (IDA). Dr. Al-Obaidi is a graduate of The University of Baghdad, College of Dentistry, in Baghdad, Iraq where he received his Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS). Yasir enjoys treatment planning for both adults and children as well as improving the dental health of families and communities.

 

Jennifer Carapia

Carapia

 

 

 

 

 

 

Peggy Su Choo Chang, MD

Pediatrician

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Dr. Peggy Su Choo Chang completed her pediatric residency training at the Virginia Commonwealth University Health System and Medical College of Virginia located in Richmond, Virginia. She completed her fellowship training in Hematology Oncology at the Oregon Health Sciences University located in Portland, Oregon. Dr. Chang is board certified in Pediatrics. She is also a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP). Dr. Chang is a graduate of the University of Western Ontario Faculty of Medicine located in London, Ontario, Canada where she completed her medical education. Dr. Chang is certified in Basic Life Support (BLS), Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP), and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS).

 

Yahya M. El-Shinnawy, MD, MPH, FAAP

Pediatrician

El-ShinnawyDr. Yahya M. El-Shinnawy completed his pediatric residency training and his ambulatory pediatric fellowship training at Cook County Hospital in Chicago, Illinois. Dr. El-Shinnawy is board certified in Pediatrics. He is also a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and the American College of International Physicians (ACIP). Dr. El-Shinnawy is a graduate of the University of Khartoum in Khartoum, Sudan, where he completed his medical education. Dr. El-Shinnawy also holds a Masters in Public Health from the University of Illinois at Chicago in Chicago, Illinois. Dr. El-Shinnawy is certified in Basic Life Support (BLS), Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS), and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS).

 

Ekomobong E. Essien, MSN, RN, CPNP-PC

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

Essien

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).

 

Tami Millard, MSN, FNP-BC

Family Nurse Practitioner

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Tami Millard, MSN, FNP-BC completed her training at the Frontier School of Midwifery and Family Nursing in Hyden, Kentucky. She received her Associate of Applied Science of Nursing, Certificate of Licensed Practical Nursing, and Associate of Applied Science in Business from Glen Oaks Community College in Centreville, Michigan. Tami is licensed in the state of Michigan and the state of Indiana as an Advanced Practice Nurse. She is board certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner through the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). Tami is certified in Basic Life Support (BLS) and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR).

 

Gertrude Mumba-Kaunda, MSN, FNP-C

Family Nurse Practitioner

Mumba-Kaunda

Gertrude Mumba-Kaunda, MSN, FNP-C completed her training at the Purdue University Calumet Graduate School of Nursing in Hammond, Indiana and is licensed in the state of Indiana as an Advanced Practice Nurse. Gertrude is certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner through the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). She completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at the Indiana University South Bend School of Nursing. Gertrude is certified in Basic Life Support (BLS) and Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS).

 

Liliana P. Ruiz-Tenorio, MD

Pediatrician

Ruiz

Dr. Liliana Ruiz completed her pediatric residence training at the University of Illinois at Chicago Children’s Hospital in Chicago, Illinois. Dr. Ruiz is board certified in Pediatrics. She is also a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP). Dr. Ruiz is a graduate of the Libre University Medical School in Cali, Colombia where she completed her medical education. She completed her internship at Clinica Rafael Uribe in Cali, Colombia. Dr. Ruiz is fluent in both English and Spanish and is certified in Basic Life Support (BLS), Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP), and Pediatric Life Support (PALS).

 

Ernest Alexander Vera-Vasquez, DO

Internal Medicine Physician

Vera-Vasquez

Dr. Ernest Alexander Vera-Vasquez, DO completed his internal medicine residency training at Lakeland Healthcare in Saint Joseph, Michigan. Dr. Vera is board certified in Internal Medicine. Dr. Vera is a graduate of the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine in Lewisburg, West Virginia where he completed his osteopathic medical education. Dr. Vera is board certified in Internal Medicine with the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM). Dr. Vera is fluent in both English and Spanish. He is also certified in Basic Life Support (BLS).

 

Reuel Young Uy, MD

Internal Medicine Physician

UyDr. Reuel Young Uy, MD completed his internal medicine residency training at Louis A. Weiss Memorial Hospital in Chicago, Illinois. Dr. Uy completed a post-graduate internship at The Medical City located in Manila, Philippines. He is a graduate of the University of the East Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Medical Center Philippines where he completed his medical education. Dr. Uy is board certified in Internal Medicine with the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM). Dr. Uy is certified in Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) and Basic Life Support (BLS).

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   

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