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Consulting Physicians

A variety of specialty services and consulting physicians are available to patients at Jasper County Hospital, including urology, orthopedics, oncology, ENT, ophthalmology, gynecology, plastic surgery, neurology, cardiology and general surgery. If you require additional information about any of our specialty services or consulting physicians, please contact our Outpatient Department at 219-866-5141, ext. 2010.

 

 

CARDIOLOGY

Sam Hansen, M.D.,
St. Vincent Cardiology
Lafayette, Indiana

Performs consultations and procedures. He is here on Wednesdays. A referral from your local family physician is required to schedule an appointment with Dr. Hansen. Dr. Hansen received his M.D. from Mosul University College of Medicine and is Board certified in Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease.

 


Philip C. Krause, M.D.,
Indiana University Health Arnett
Lafayette, Indiana

Performs consultations and procedures. He is here on alternating Fridays. A referral from your local family physician is required to schedule an appointment with Dr. Krause. He earned his M.D. from Indiana University and is certified by the American Boards of Internal Medicine, Cardiology and Cardiac Electrophysiology.

 


Igor Tubin, M.D.,
Indiana University Health Arnett
Lafayette, Indiana

He graduated from the Medical College of Ohio and is board certified in Internal Medicine. He alternates Fridays with Dr. Wu and Dr. Patel.

 

 

CARDIOTHORACIC SURGERY

Paul Gordon, M.D.,
Advocate Christ Medical Center

Performs consultations, procedures and surgeries. He is here the first Friday of each month. A referral from your local family physician is required to schedule an appointment with Dr. Gordon. Dr. Gordon is the Director of Thoracic Oncology at Advocate Christ Medical Center and has served as past president of the Regional Board of the American Cancer Society from 2007 - 2011. Dr. Gordon is board certified by the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Thoracic Surgery.

 

 

 

EAR, NOSE, & THROAT SPECIALIST


Timothy M. Cupero, M.D.,
Indiana University Health Arnett
Lafayette, Indiana

Performs consultations, procedures and surgeries. He is here alternating Monday mornings with Dr. Henson. He graduated from Tulane University School of Medicine and is Board Certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology.

 


Stephen L. Henson, M.D.,
Indiana University Health Arnett
Lafayette, Indiana

Performs consultations, procedures and surgeries. He is here alternating Monday mornings with Dr. Cupero. Dr. Henson received his M.D. from Tulane University and is certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology.


 

GENERAL SURGERY

Richard C. Berg, M.D.,
Indiana University Health Arnett
Lafayette, Indiana

Performs consultations, procedures and surgeries. He is associated with Indiana University Health Arnett in Lafayette. Dr. Berg treats patients in the Outpatient Department each Monday, and also performs inpatient surgeries. Dr. Berg received his medical degree from Penn State University College of Medicine. He served a general surgery residency at Temple University Hospital in Philadelphia, PA and a surgical fellowship at Roswell Park Cancer Institute in Buffalo, NY.

 

Richard L. Carson, MD, FACS
Indiana University Health Arnett
Lafayette, Indiana

Performs consultations, procedures and surgeries. He is associated with Indiana University Health Arnett in Lafayette. Dr. Carson treats patients in the Outpatient Department each Wednesday. Dr. Carson received his medical degree from Indiana University School of Medicine. He served a surgical residency at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis.

 

 

GYNECOLOGY

Pravin C. Sanghvi, M.D.,

 

 

Dr. Sanghvi graduated from M.G.M. Medical College in India. He is in the Outpatient Department every other Thursday.

 


 

NEPHROLOGY


Rita A. Mankus, M.D.,
Sigma Medical Group
Lafayette, Indiana

Mankus graduated from Indiana University School of Medicine and is board certified in Internal Medicine. Dr. Mankus is in the Outpatient Department on the 2nd Wednesday afternoon of each month.

 


James M. Sutton, M.D.,
Indiana University Health Arnett
Lafayette, Indiana

He graduated from Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine in Portland, OR. Dr. Sutton is board certified in Internal Medicine. Dr. Sutton is in the Outpatient Department on the 4th Wednesday afternoon of each month.



 

NEUROLOGY

Sophia Ahmed, M.D.,
Indiana Neurology Specialty Care
Lafayette, Indiana

Board certified in Neurology, Dr. Ahmed performs consultations and procedures in the Outpatient Department at Jasper County Hospital each Thursday. She earned her M.D. from MBBS Patna Medical College Hospital at Patna University in India. Dr. Ahmed served her residency in neurology at University Hospitals and Clinics in Columbia, Missouri and her internal medicine residency at the Queens Hospital Center of the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York. She has completed fellowship trainings in the areas of stroke, cerebrovascular diseases, clinical neurophysiology and epilepsy at Southern Illinois University in Springfield, IL.

 

Hassan Arif, M.D.,
Indiana Neurology Specialty Care
Lafayette, Indiana

Hassan Arif, MD did his neurology residency at Drexel University College of Medicine, in Philadelphia, PA, and completed a Fellowship of Clinical Neurophysiology at Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN in performing and interpreting EEG, intraoperative monitoring, and EMG.  Dr. Arif performed research in Headache at Drexel University before starting his neurology residency.  Dr. Arif’s interests include headache, epilepsy, neuromuscular disorders, Multiple Sclerosis, and pain. He is a member of the American Academy of Neurology, American Epilepsy Society, American Clinical Neurophysiology Society, as well as the American Association of Neuromuscular & Electrodiagnostic Medicine.

Hammoud

Khaled Hammoud, M.D.,
Unity Healthcare

Performs consultations and procedures on the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of each month in the Outpatient Department. He is board certified in Neurology. Dr. Hammoud received his M.D. from Damascus University School of Medicine, Damascus, Syria. He performed his residency at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. Dr. Hammoud completed his fellowship at the University of Chicago.

 

Julian Ungar-Sargon, M.D. PhD,

Performs consultations and procedures. His specialty is neurology, and he provides pain management services. Dr. Ungar graduated from Royal London Medical College. Dr. Ungar-Sargon may be contacted at (219) 866-7222.

 

 

 

 

ONCOLOGY


Laurence H. Bates, M.D.,
Indiana Oncology-Hematology Consultants
Indianapolis, Indiana

Provides consultations on the 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th Thursdays of every month at Jasper County Hospital. He graduated from the University of Kansas School of Medicine. Dr. Bates has been with Jasper County Hospital since October, 1990.

Learn more about our Oncology Program, click here.

 

 

OPHTHALMOLOGY

Robert L. Larew, M.D.,
Indiana University Health Arnett
Lafayette, Indiana

Performs consultations, procedures and surgeries. He graduated from the Indiana University School of Medicine. Dr. Larew is Board Certified in Ophthalmology. He is here every Tuesday.

 

 

ORTHOPEDICS


Daniel J. Daluga, M.D.,
Lafayette Orthopaedic Clinic, Unity Healthcare Partner
Lafayette, Indiana

Provides consultations and performs surgery every other Friday at Jasper County Hospital. Dr. Daluga earned his M.D. from the University of Illinois and is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.


Michael E. Highhouse, M.D.,
Lafayette Orthopaedic Clinic, Unity Healthcare Partner
Lafayette, Indiana

Provides consultations, procedures and surgery in the Outpatient and Surgical Departments every other Friday. Dr. Highhouse graduated from the University of South Florida College of Medicine and served an orthopaedic residency at the Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies in Michigan. Dr. Highhouse is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons.



Mark C. Page, M.D.,
Lafayette Orthopaedic Clinic, Unity Healthcare Partner
Lafayette, Indiana

Provides patient services, including consultations, procedures and surgery, in the Outpatient and Surgical Departments on alternating Tuesdays. He graduated from the Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis where he also served an internship in general surgery and residency in orthopedic surgery. Dr. Page is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons.

 

 

PAIN MANAGEMENT


Ferdinand M. Ramos, M.D.,
Pain Care Center, Unity Healthcare Partner
Lafayette, Indiana

Ferdinand is a pain management specialist. He is here every Thursday. Dr. Ramos graduated from the University of Santo Tomas in the Philippines and is board certified in anesthesiology.

 


PATHOLOGY


John W. Landgraf, M.D.,
South Bend, Indiana

John W. Landgraf, M.D. graduated from the University of Michigan Medical School in Ann
Arbor, Michigan. He is board certified by the American Board of Pathology and is associated with the South Bend Medical Foundation in South Bend, IN.

 


PLASTIC SURGERY

Khoa D. Lai, M.D., Unity Healthcare Partner
Lafayette, Indiana

Performs consultations, procedures and surgeries. He is here one Monday afternoon per month. Dr. Lai graduated from the University of Washington School of Medicine. He is Board Certified in Plastic Surgery.

 

 

PODIATRY

Nicholas Costidakis, D.P.M., Unity Healthcare Partner
Lafayette, Indiana

Performs consultations and procedures on the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of the month in the Outpatient Department. His practice emphasis is in all aspects of podiatry. Dr. Costidakis received his DPM from the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine. His internship was completed at Podiatry Associates of Indiana.

 

Scott N. Keith, D.P.M.,

Practices podiatry in Merrillville, DeMotte and Rensselaer. He graduated from the Illinois College of Podiatric Medicine in Chicago, IL. He performs surgeries at Jasper County Hospital.



 

PULMONOLOGY

Shahid Ahsan, M.D.,

Provides consultations monthly in the Outpatient Department beginning July 31st. His specialities are critical care medicine, pulmonary medicine, sleep disorders and sleep medicine. Dr. Ahsan is Board Certified in Critical Care Medicine, Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease and Sleep Medicine. He speaks Arabic, English and Spanish. Dr. Ahsan is affiliated with St. Elizabeth Regional Health/Franciscan Physician Network.

 

 

RADIOLOGY

Peter Simmons, M.D., Unity Healthcare Partner

Dr. Simmons obtained his medical degree from Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis. He completed his residency at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation. Dr. Simmons completed his musculoskeletal imaging fellowship at UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles. Board certified by the American Board of Radiology, Dr. Simmons is a member of the American College of Radiology, International Spine Intervention Society and the Radiological Society of North America.

 


SPINE/ORTHOPEDICS

Mario P. Brkaric, M.D., Unity Healthcare Partner
Lafayette, Indiana

Associated with the Indiana Spine Center of Unity Health Care in Lafayette, Indiana. Dr. Brkaric specializes in orthopedic spine surgery and is board certified in orthopedics. He is in the Outpatient Department every other Friday. Dr. Brkaric graduated from State University of New York College of Medicine.

 

UROLOGY

Mohammed M. Razvi, M.D.,

Provides our Urology Services. He consults patients and performs surgery (including lithotripsy) in the Outpatient Department at Jasper County Hospital on Mondays and Fridays. Dr. Razvi is from Watseka, Illinois and provides care at multiple rural facilities. He graduated from Christian Medical School.

 

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Consulting Physicians

Cardiology

Cardiothoracic Surgery

Ear, Nose, Throat Specialist

General Surgery

Gynecology

Nephrology

Neurology

Oncology

Ophthalmology

Orthopedics

Pain Management

Pathology

Plastic Surgery

Podiatry

Pulmonology

Radiology

Spine/Orthopedics

Urology

 

 

For more information about the specialty services or consulting physicians at Jasper County Hospital, please call 219-866-5141, extension 2010 or 2108. For scheduling questions for these departments, please call 219-866-2026. You may also call Jasper County Hospital toll-free at 888-511-5141.

 

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