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Family Medicine Providers

Cassopolis Family Clinic Network has been the healthcare home in our community for more than fifty-five years.  It is the place where families come because they trust the people they know to provide the  healthcare services they need.  Photo credit: Ann Reiff/Studio 513 East

Neil Bowman, FNP-C, Certified Family Nurse Practioner, Cassopolis Family Clinic, MI

Neil Bowman, FNP-C

Family Nurse Practitioner

Location: Cassopolis Family Clinic

Education: Bachelor of Science – Nursing, Goshen College, Goshen, Indiana; Master of Science – Family Nurse Practitioner, Goshen College, Goshen, Indiana.

Joined CFCN: 2016

Certifications: Board Certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners

Jody Murmu, FNP-C, Certified Family Medicine Nurse Practioner, Cassopolis Family Clinic Network

Jody Murmu, FNP-C

Family Nurse Practitioner 

Location: Niles Community Health Center

Education: Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Andrews University, Berrien Springs, Michigan; Master of Science in Nursing, Indiana University, South Bend, IN.

Joined CFCN: 2019

Certifications:  Board Certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.

Mphasa Mwanza, FNP-C, Cassopolis Family Clinic NetworkMphasa Mwanza, FNP-C

Family Nurse Practioner

Location: Cassopolis Family Clinic

Education: Master of Science – Nursing, Indiana University, South Bend, Indiana.

Joined CFCN: 2015

Certifications: Board Certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners

Matthew Pazderka, M.D., Cassopolis Family Clinic Network

Matthew Pazderka, M.D.

Family Physician

Location: Niles Community Health Center 

Education: Bachelor of Science, University of Saint Thomas, Saint Paul, Minnesota; Doctorate of Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska; Family Medicine Residency: Medstar Health/Georgetown – Washington Hospital Center Family Medicine Residency Program, Washington, D.C.

Joined CFCN: 2019

Certifications: Board Certified in Family Medicine

Tabitha Pollard, FNP-C, Certified Nurse Practioner, Cassopolis Family Clinic, MI

Tabitha Pollard, FNP-C

Family Nurse Practitioner

Location:  Cassopolis Family Clinic and Ranger Wellness Center

Education: Bachelor of Science, Goshen College, Goshen, Indiana; Master of Science – Family Nurse Practitioner, Goshen College, Goshen, Indiana.  

Joined CFCN: 2015

Certification:  Board Certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners

Harris Shaikh, M.D. at Cassopolis Family Clinic

Harris Shaikh, M.D.

Family Physician

Location: Niles Community Health Center

Education: Bachelor of Science, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada; Doctorate of Medicine, Avalon University School of Medicine, Youngstown, Ohio; Residency, Lake Charles Memorial  Hospital Campus, LSU Health Sciences Center – New Orleans.

Joined CFCN: 2019

Certifications:  Board Certified by the American Academy of Family Physicians

Chistsopher Slough, PA-C, Certified Physician Assistant, Cassopolis Family Clinic, MI

Christopher Slough, PA-C

Physicians Assistant

Location:  Cassopolis Family Clinic

Education: Bachelor of Science, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa; Master of Science – Physician Assistant, University of Detroit Mercy, Detroit, Michigan.

Joined CFCN: 2018

Certifications: Board Certified Physician Assistant

Gina Smith, M.D., Board Certified Family Medicine Physician, Cassopolis, MI

Gina Smith, M.D.

Family Physician  

Location: Niles Community Health Center

Education:  Bachelor of Arts, Hope College, Holland, Michigan; Doctorate of Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan; Family Medicine Residency: West Suburban Hospital Family Medicine Residency Program, Oak Park, Illinois; Maternal Child Health Fellowship: West Suburban Hospital, Oak Park, Illinois.

Joined CFCN: 2017

Certifications: Board Certified in Family Medicine

Andre Smyth, D.O., Board Certified Family Medicine, Cassopolis Family Clinic, MI

Andre Smyth, D.O.

Family Physician

Location: Cassopolis Family Clinic

Education: Bachelor of Science, University of Windsor, Windsor, Ontario, Canada; Doctorate of Osteopathic Medicine, Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine, East Lansing, Michigan; Family Medicine Residency: Orange Park Medical Center, Orange Park, Florida; Geriatric Fellowship: Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia.

Joined CFCN:  2019

Certifications: Board Certified by the American Board of Family Medicine; Member of the American Association of Family Physicians; Member of the American Geriatric Society.

LuAnn Tracey, FNP-C, Cassopolis Family Clinic Network, MI

LuAnn Tracey, FNP-C

Family Nurse Practitioner

Location: Niles Community Health Center

Education: Associate degree in Nursing, Southwestern Michigan College, Dowagiac, Michigan; Bachelor of Science, Ferris State University, Big Rapids, Michigan; Master of Science – Family Nurse Practitioner, Indiana University, South Bend, Indiana.

Joined CFCN: 2019

Certifications: Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner

Dr. Elizabeth Wetzel, Cass Family Clinic Network

Elizabeth Wetzel, D.O.

Family Physician/Chief Medical Director

Location:  Cassopolis Family Clinic

Education: Bachelor of Science in Microbiology, University of Michigan, Dearborn, Michigan; Doctorate of Osteopathic Medicine, Des Moines University, Des Moines, IA.

Joined CFCN: 2014

Certifications:  Board Certified by the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians; Member of the American Osteopathic Association; Member of the American Medical Association; and Member of Indiana Osteopathic Association.

This health center is a Health Center Program grantee under 42 U.S.C. 254b, and a deemed Public Health Service employee under 42 U.S.C. 233(g)-(n).