Providers

Looking for a health care provider? You won't find a more dedicated team, committed to caring for every member of your family at every stage of life. With four locations and a full scope of family medicine an obstetric services, SICHC has been an integral part of Southern Indiana for more than 43 years. As we look to the future, we continue to prepare ourselves to respond to ongoing community needs, including a midwifery program, behavioral health services, addiction management, nutrition, and wellness programs.

When hospitalization is required, our physicians will provide services at IU Health Paoli Hospital, ensuring that you have continuity of care and excellent follow-up.

MD, Family Practitioner

Dr. Yoder received her Bachelors of Science in Biology at Eastern Mennonite College in 1982, and she earned her Medical Doctorate at Penn State/Hershey in 1987. In Altoona, Pennsylvania, she specialized in Family Medicine and moved to Paoli in 1990. She has served the community with pediatric care, obstetrics, adult medicine, women’s health, inpatient and nursing-home care.  She has also sat as Medical Staff and Executive President, and sees patients at IU Health Paoli’s hospital. Dr. Yoder is Board Certified in Family Medicine.

She and her husband have raised 3 daughters. Her personal interests include reading, and gardening. In her spare time, she hopes to learn to play the dulcimer and to expand her cooking skills, to include knowing how to cook healthier foods in interesting ways.

Dr. Yoder sees patients at our Paoli office.

MD, Family Practitioner

From Bethany Theological Seminary in Chicago, IL, Dr. Thill went to Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, where he earned his Medical Doctorate. He then trained further with Allegheny Family Physicians and is board certified in Family Medicine. Maintaining his fellowship with the American Academy of Family Physicians, Dr. Thill is committed to excellence for his patients in Crawford County Family Health Care in Marengo and Patoka Family Health in English. He has served as President of Medical Staff and Executive Committee at IU Health Paoli, where he sees those needing hospitalization. Dr. Thill is also published in medical literature for his research at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, MD.

Dr. Thill is married to Dr. Yoder with whom he has had 3 wonderful daughters. He enjoys running and bicycling. Dr. Thill has a keen ability for gardening, and creates recipes using home grown produce and edible landscape fruits.

Dr. Thill is the presiding physician at our English, Marengo, and Valley offices.

MD, Family Practitioner

Food is either your best medicine or the slowest form of poison.  As Hippocrates stated, “All disease starts in the gut”, and as grandma told us, “We are what we eat”, so Dr Faisal Khatri focuses on what we eat to prevent and reverse disease.  He believes Lifestyle Medicine is the future of medicine and can help you to improve your health and work on chronic disease conditions at their root instead of only treating the symptoms.

Faisal Khatri grew up in the Midwest in Cincinnati, Ohio.  Prior to medical school, he was a sergeant in the US Army.  Dr K likes wrestling with his sons, getting his hair done by his daughter, and pestering his wife, Megan.  He also enjoys NFL football, mixed martial arts, shooting / marksmanship, and studying history, philosophy, and other forms of healing and medicine.  He also likes to be involved in the community teaching and encouraging health.

He is board certified in Family Medicine and welcomes the opportunity to take care of the whole family at all stages, including obstetrics, pediatrics, in the office, in the hospital, and in the nursing home.

Dr. Khatri see patients at our Paoli office.

Family Nurse Practitioner, MSN

After earning her Bachelor of Science in Nursing in 1999 from Purdue University, Shannon worked as a register nurse (RN) at University of Louisville and Norton’s Hospital.  She then attended Spalding University where she earned her Masters of Science in Nursing. Shannon has been certified in the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners since 2003.  Southern Indiana Community Health Care has been delighted to have her services in Paoli since 2004.

Originally from Paoli, Shannon is married to Chip Dooley. They have one son, Aidan.  She enjoys spending time with family, camping, traveling, and her pets.  She loves working in Family Medicine and treating members of the community where she was born and raised.

Shannon is a member of our Paoli team.

Certified Nurse Midwife

Becky Johnson received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from IU Southeast in New Albany, IN in 1999 and worked as a nurse locally for 15 years before returning to pursue an advanced practice degree at Frontier Nursing University.  She received her MSN in 2015 and is certified through the American Midwifery Certification Board as a Nurse Midwife.  Midwives are specialized nurse practitioners who deliver babies for low risk mothers.  As your health care provider Becky can take care of you from early adolescence throughout your life for well women and GYN care, contraception, sexual health, pregnancy, labor, delivery and post-partum.  She sees babies up to 1 month old, and treats male partners for STIs.  She lives in Paoli with her husband Bill and their 3 children, Erin, Kyle and Lily.  She enjoys being creative in the kitchen, knitting, and playing with her children.  Becky values the arts and studied theatre at Goshen College in Goshen, IN.  While at Goshen she spent 3 months living in the Dominican Republic where she learned to speak Spanish.

Becky is currently seeing patients at our Paoli and English offices.

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

We are happy to welcome Teresa as our Staff Therapist at SICHC. She is a therapist from Southern Hills Counseling Center who is integrated with us to provide seamless, coordinated care with our medical team.

Teresa received a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Indiana University and went on to earn a Master’s of Social Work from the University of Southern Indiana.  Teresa is both a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and a Substance Abuse Professional who is qualified to complete Department of Transportation (DOT) evaluations.  She is also trained in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) therapy; an integrative psychotherapy that has been extensively researched and proven effective for the treatment of trauma and numerous other psychological disorders including addiction, anxiety/panic attacks, depression, phobias and complicated grief.  She has spent the past 14 years of her career in community mental health and the last 10 years have been serving the residents of Orange and Crawford County.  Teresa serves on the Fatality Review Team, Child Protection Team and Multidisciplinary Team, all of Crawford County.  She also serves on the committee for SWICAC (Southwestern Indiana Child Advocacy Center).

Teresa and her husband have 3 children: two daughters and a son.  In her free time, she enjoys cooking, canning, and spending time with her family

You can see Teresa at our Paoli and English offices.

Family Nurse Practitioner, MSN

Jennifer graduated from Indiana University in 2006 with her bachelor’s degree.  She then completed a Masters in Nursing as a Family Nurse Practitioner in 2012, from the University of Southern Indiana.  Her work experience includes ER, ICU, oncology, and psychiatry units.  We have been fortunate to have her services in Marengo since 2012. Jennifer is Board Certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center

Jennifer is active in her church and has taught English as a second language for Hispanic populations.

You can see Jennifer at our Marengo office.

Family Nurse Practitioner

Receiving a bachelor of science in nursing form University of Louisville in 2003, Christi then graduated with honors from Spalding University in 2009 with her Master of Nursing degree.  Her internships during the master’s program included: family practice, allergy and asthma, pediatrics, cardiology, and hand care, as well as a medical mission trip to Guatemala.  She has extensive experience as a nurse and a nurse supervisor, has served at Southern Indiana Community Health Care in Marengo since 2009, and provides Saturday hours at the English location.  She is board certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner through the ANCC.

Christi enjoys being a mother and wife. She also likes being active in her church and community outreach.

Christi is part of our team at the Marengo office.

Family Nurse Practitioner

Graduating with her Associate’s Degree in Nursing in 2010, Brittany worked as a medical-surgical RN while furthering her education. She received her Masters of Science in Nursing from Kaplan University in 2016 and is certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. She is an excited new provider ready to care for patient’s of all ages as a Family Nurse Practitioner. Born and raised in Paoli, she is excited to get to serve her community in which she grew up and considers it a great privilege to work for a non-profit community organization. Brittany is married to Danny Ross and has two beautiful children, a boy and a girl. Besides a passion for nursing, Brittany enjoys fishing, reading, and spending time with her family.

Brittany is also our Quality Control Manager and sees patients at our Valley office.

Family Nurse Practitioner

Stephanie first became a registered nurse in 2005. Determined to further her career she completed her BSN from the University of Southern Indiana in 2013 followed by her Master’s degree from Indiana Wesleyan University in 2016. Stephanie is accredited by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. During her career as a nurse she spent time working in Surgery, Obstetrics, and Infection Prevention.

Personal lifelong learning, evidence-based practice, and patient education are a few of her passions. She finds it rewarding to provide patient centered care and finding ways to empower the patient to take an active role in their healthcare.

Born and raised in Bedford, she is excited to work in family practice and care for patients across the spectrum. Stephanie is married and has two children and one step-daughter. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with family, photography, baking, and crafting.

You can see Stephanie at our Paoli office