Physician Joins Niles Community Health Center
Cassopolis, MI, January 17, 2017 – Gina Smith, M.D. has joined the medical staff of Niles Community Health Center (NCHC).
Dr. Smith, originally from Kentwood, Michigan, received her Bachelor of Science in Biology from Hope College in Holland, Michigan. She then continued her education to earn a Doctorate of Medicine from the University of Michigan. Prior to her career at NCHC, Dr. Smith practiced at a Federally Qualified Health Center in Tustin, California. Familiar with the rural health center setting, Dr. Smith is excited to return to Michigan to provide primary care services to the patients of NCHC. “My strong commitment to community health and preventative healthcare gives me a unique set of skills that align with the mission of NCHC. Family medicine allows me to care for a variety of patients and conditions,” said Dr. Smith.
Dr. Smith began seeing patients this month at NCHC which is located at 24 North St. Joseph Avenue, Suite G, Niles, conveniently located across the street from Lakeland Hospital. NCHC provides primary care services for those who are uninsured, underinsured, covered by Michigan Medicaid and Medicare along with most commercial insurances. NCHC is open 8 a.m. – 7 p.m. Monday thru Thursday and 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Friday. For more information or to schedule an appointment, call (269) 262-4749.
Niles Community Health Center is owned and operated by Cassopolis Family Clinic Network. Cassopolis Family Clinic Network is a 501(c) 3 non-profit organization, designated as a Federally Qualified Health Center. For more information go to www.cassfamilyclinic.org or call (269) 445-3874.