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URGENT/EMERGENCY CARE
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.
HOSPITALS
BLUFFTON REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER
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 3-D 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 surgery.
Courtesy medical staff represents the following specialties — urology and vascular surgery.
The main campus of Bluffton Regional Medical Center is located at 303 S. Main St. The south campus is located 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, 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.
Lutheran Health Physicians
260-824-3210 – Main Phone Number
Lutheran Health Physicians of Bluffton is a multi-specialty medical group with more than 30 providers who offer services in 15 specialties in six locations. The physicians are affiliated with the Lutheran Health Network. Hours of operations are 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
Gastroenterology — Edward Schultz, M.D. Phone 260-353-2144
Internal Medicine — Mary C. Donley, M.D. Phone 260- 919-3567; Yadagiri Jonna, M.D. Phone 260-919-3452; Pekka M. Mathew, M.D., Phone: 260-919-3453
Neurology — Jose G. Panzi, M.D. Phone 260-919-3454
Ophthalmology — Eric P. Purdy, M.D. Phone 260-919-3332
Pediatrics — Carol Butler, M.D.; Joyce Fischer, M.D.; Meg Pahmier, CPNP; Shelley Dunn, CNP. Phone 260- 919-3300
Podiatry — Kristin Toliver D.P.M.; Christina Zotis, D.P.M. Phone 260-919-3430
Pulmonary — Harish P. Ardeshna, M.D. Phone 919-3456
Rheumatology — Anil Rao, M.D. Phone 260-919-3458
Surgery — Boaz Ofek, M.D. Phone 260-353-2021
1026 S. Main St., Bluffton
Obstetrics/Gynecology — Austin Finklea, D.O. Phone 260-919-3880. Hours are 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 8 a.m. to noon on Friday.
Otolaryngology (ears, nose, and throat) — Russel Legreid II, M.D., and Lisa Greenway, AuD. Phone 260-353-2023. Hours are 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.
125 E. Cherry St., Bluffton
Family Medicine — Tamara Robbins, M.D.; Michael P. Volpe, M.D.; Jessica Morse, D.O.; and Stephen Morse, D.O. Phone: 260-919-3470. Hours are 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Dr. Morse is in his office until 8 p.m. on Mondays.
201 E. South St., Markle
Family Medicine — Lloyd Williams III, M.D., and Tamara K. Troutt, PA-C; Brittany Foreman, CFNP. Phone 260-758-2156. Hours are 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.
105 Hillcrest Court, Ossian
Family Medicine — Linda Morse, D.O., and Marilyn V. Whitney, M.D. Phone 260-622-4707. Open at 7 a.m. on Tuesdays and until 8 p.m. on Wednesdays.
824 Huntington Avenue, Warren
Family Medicine — Judith Ripperger, PA-C. Phone 260-375-2965. Hours are 7:15 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Additional Services/Courtesy Staff
Urology — Theodore Wagner, M.D., Christopher King, M.D. Phone 260-436-6667 ext. 1 or toll-free 888-436-1769 to schedule an appointment at the Bluffton Regional Medical Center.
Cardiology — Sanjiv Aggarwal, M.D., FACC. Bluffton phone 260-919-3466
Oncology — Michael Epstein, M.D. Bluffton phone is 260-919-3841
Orthopedics — David Almdale, M. D., Adam Hall, M.D. 260-436-8686 to schedule appointments.
OTHER MEDICAL OFFICES
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.
Main Street Clinic, 117 S. Main St., Bluffton, 824-9265. Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Dr. John Greenman, family practice. FAA and DOT physicals.
DENTISTS
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.
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 — Clark Downey, D.D.S., and 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.
OPTOMETRISTS
Bluffton Family Eye Care — Matthew D. Mitchell, O.D., Julayn Miller, O.D., and Michelle Frye, 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. Schneider, O.D., 111 W. Mill St., Ossian, 622-4000.
Walmart Vision Center, 2100 N. Main St., Bluffton, 824-0466.
CHIROPRACTORS
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 Michelle Toth, 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. www.shidelerchiropractic.com
Wilson-Confer Chiropractic Center — Sarah Confer, D.C., and Margaret Confer, D.C., 9900N-100W, Markle, 638-4479.
VETERINARIANS
Bluffton Animal Clinic — John A. Huseman, D.V.M.; Steven A. Bales, D.V.M.; Anthony Lahr, D.V.M.; Cody Anspach, D.V.M.; Acacia Suhrer, D.V.M.; 979 N. Main St., Bluffton, 824-0924.
Honegger Animal Clinic — Patricia Makowski, D.V.M.; Kelley Reynolds, D.V.M.; Sarah Fidler, D.V.M.; 420 N. Jefferson St., Ossian, 622-4186. www.honeggervet.com

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