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Redi-Med offers non-life threatening urgent care and inoculations. 1980 N. Main St., Bluffton. 353-2190. Mon.-Fri., 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Sat.-Sun., 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

24-Hour Emergency Room at Bluffton Regional Medical Center, 303 S. Main St., entrance on East Cherry St.



Bluffton Regional Medical Center is a regional health care facility serving the families of Wells County and surrounding communities. Bluffton Regional offers a broad range of services, including:

• 24-hour emergency care

• Accredited Primary Stroke Center

• Accredited Chest Pain Center

• Infusion services

• Digital diagnostic imaging, including digital mammography, CT, MRI, ultrasound (ultrasound performs routine OB and arterial), Dexascan, nuclear medicine, and radiology.

• Hospitalist program

• Online interactive childbirth classes

• Inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation

• Inpatient and outpatient surgery

• Intensive Care/Cardiac Care Unit

• Level 1 heart program

• Women’s Center

• Medical/surgical/pediatric unit

• Cardiopulmonary rehabilitation

• Respiratory therapy

• Skilled nursing facility

• Sleep Disorders Center

• 24/7 laboratory services

• Wound Care Center

• Diabetes/nutritional education

• Dietitian services

Active medical staff represents these specialties — cardiology, emergency medicine, ENT (ears, nose, and throat), family practice, gastroenterology, general surgery, internal medicine, neurology, obstetrics/gynecology, ophthalmology, orthopedic surgery, pathology, pediatrics, podiatric medicine and surgery, pulmonology, radiology, rheumatology, urology, and vascular surgery.

The main campus of Bluffton Regional Medical Center is located at 303 S. Main St. The south campus is found at 1100 S. Main St. The Medical Center and its lab are accredited by The Joint Commission, an organization that accredits and certifies more than 18,000 health care organizations and programs in the United States.

Brent Parsons is the chief executive officer of Bluffton Regional Medical Center and Darrick Hoopingarner is the assistant CEO. Julie Thompson is the chief operating officer/chief nursing officer and Larry Debolt is the chief financial officer.

The Bluffton Regional Medical Center phone number is 824-3210.

Bluffton Regional Medical Center is a member of the Lutheran Health Network.


Bluffton Medical Group

Bluffton Medical Group is a multi-specialty medical group with more than 30 providers who offer services in 15 specialties in six locations. BMG, which is affiliated with the Lutheran Health Network and is part of Lutheran Health Physicians, maintains hours of operations of 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday in most offices.

303 S. Main St., Bluffton

Cardiology: Ramalingam Balamohan, M.D. Phone 260-919-3420.

Dentistry: Michael Graham, D.D.S. Phone 919-3462

Gastroenterology: Edward Schultz, M.D. Phone 260-353-2144

Internal Medicine: Mary C. Donley, M.D., Phone 919-3567; Yadagiri Jonna, M.D. Phone 919-3452; Pekka M. Mathew, M.D., Phone: 919-3453.

Neurology: Jose G. Panzi, M.D. Phone 919-3454

Ophthalmology: Eric P. Purdy, M.D. Phone 919-3332

Pediatrics: Carol Butler, M.D.; Joyce Fischer, M.D.; Meg Pahmier, CPNP; Shelley Dunn, CNP Phone 260-919-3300

Podiatry: Kevin Lind D.P.M.; Christina Zotis, D.P.M. Phone 919-3430

Pulmonary: Harish P. Ardeshna, M.D. Phone 919-3456

Rheumatology: Anil Rao, M.D. Phone 919-3458

Surgery: Boaz Ofek, M.D.; Anthony Nigliazzo, M.D. Phone 260-353-2021

Urology: Brian J. Stogdill, M.D.  Phone 919-3333

1026 S. Main St., Bluffton

Obstetrics/Gynecology — Austin Finklea, D.O. Phone 919-3880. Hours are 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 8 a.m. to noon on Friday.

 100 W. Horton Street, Bluffton

Otolaryngology (ears, nose, and throat) — Russel Legreid II, M.D., and Lisa Greenway, AuD. Phone 260-353-2023

125 E. Cherry St., Bluffton

Family  Medicine — Tamara Robbins, M.D.; Larry Jones, M.D.; Michael P. Volpe, M.D.; Jessica Morse, D.O., and Stephen Morse, D.O. Phone: 919-3470

201 E. South St., Markle

Family Medicine — Lloyd Williams III, M.D., and Tamara K. Troutt, PA-C; Judith Ripperger, PA-C; Brittany Foreman, CFNP Phone 260-758-2156

105 Hillcrest Court, Ossian

Family Medicine — Linda Morse D.O., and Marilyn V. Whitney, M.D. Phone 260-622-4707


Other medical offices include:

Ear Nose and Throat Associates, Cooper Commerce Center, 1169 N. Main St., Suite 5, Bluffton, phone 827-4368. Hours — Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Friday: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m..  Amy Lai, M.D., F.A.C.S.; Kelly Shafer, H.I.S. Hearing Aid Fitting Service.

Ortho Northeast (ONE), Cooper Commerce Center, 1169 N. Main St., Suite 7, Bluffton, phone, 846-1000. David J. Wittbrodt, M.D. Hours — Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Wells Medical Services, 117 S. Main St., Bluffton, 824-9265. Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Dr. Luisa Sumabat, family practice; Dr. Washington O. Sumabat, pediatrics (neonatologist, attention deficit disorders and allergy testing and treatment); Dr. John Greenman, family practice. FAA and DOT physicals.


Bluffton Dental Clinic — Pamela J. Johnson, D.D.S., 1417 Baker Place, Bluffton, 824-5940.

Hott Family Dentistry — Bartholomew L. Hott, D.D.S., and Duane A. Nodine, D.D.S., 706 N. Main St., Bluffton, 824-2442.

Michael D. Graham, D.D.S., 303 S. Main St., Bluffton, 919-3462.

Parrish Orthodontics, Laura D. Parrish, D.D.S., 1133 N. Main St., Bluffton, 260-447-2568.

Laura Kukelhan, D.D.S., 1133 N. Main St., Bluffton, 824-3100.

Nicholson Family Dental — Teresa Burry Nicholson, D.D.S., 116 E. Dustman Road, Bluffton, 824-2811.

Ossian Dental — Jason R. McDaniels, D.D.S., 10045 N. Ind. 1, Ossian, 622-4138.

Parrish Orthodontics, Laura D. Parrish, D.D.S., 1133 N. Main St., Bluffton, 260-447-2568.

Riverstone Dental — Molly Sigler, D.D.S., Blake Taylor RPH DMD, 1429 Baker Place, Bluffton, 824-4614.


Bluffton Family Eye Care — Matthew D. Mitchell, O.D., and Julayn Miller, O.D., 105 Harvest Road, Bluffton, 824-3424.

Eye Care Associates — Richard J. Schamerloh, O.D.; Ryan Gustus, O.D.; and Jill Roth, O.D.; 980 N. Main St., Bluffton, 824-2020.

Ossian Family Eye Care — Edward J. Schnider, O.D., 111 W. Mill St., Ossian, 622-4000.

Walmart Vision Center, 2100 N. Main St., Bluffton, 824-0466.


Corrective Chiropractic — Josh Bell, D.C., 360 N. Main St., Suite A, Bluffton, 353-1400

P. Scott Johnson, D.C., 715 N. Main St., Bluffton, 824-8183.

Mulvey Chiropractic — Dr. Kris Mulvey, D.C., 111 S. Jefferson St., Ossian, 622-6418.

Sell Chiropractic Clinic — Marica Sell, D.C., and Darryl Coty, D.C., 1169 N Main St., Suite 6, Bluffton, 824-9944.

Shideler Chiropractic Clinic — Randy J. Shideler, D.C., 753 N. Main St., Bluffton, 824-0318.

Wilson-Confer Chiropractic Center — Sarah Confer, D.C., and Margaret Confer, D.C., 9900N 100W, Markle, 638-4479.

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