MEHOP announces four local health care professionals will join the Community Health Center in Wharton.
The announcement follows the news of an upcoming medical practice closure in the area. Three of those that will join MEHOP are Pediatricians Henri Ann Nortman, JD MD, Tayyab Pasha, DO and Susan Winchell, MD. “I am happy to share all three will be working for MEHOP soon in Wharton, said Celeste Harrison, CEO. We are still working on a few details, but once we know the exact location and start date we will let the community know”.
The fourth to join MEHOP’s team of health care professionals will be Physician Assistant Dana Foster. Dana has practiced medicine in El Campo for many years and will join Physician Assistant Kayla Cerny-Lezak, also from El Campo, and Farhana Ambreen, MD at MEHOP Family Medicine. “Dana will be working for us in Wharton on a part time basis soon, said Harrison. He has practiced in the area for many years and we are thrilled he wanted to join us”.
MEHOP has provided health care services for the residents of Wharton and Matagorda Counties for over 20 years through their locations in Bay City. In 2018, MEHOP established a physical presence in Wharton with the opening of their Family Medicine and Behavioral Health clinic. In addition, MEHOP opened a new location in July of this year for their OB/GYN and Gastroenterology practices.
MEHOP accepts Medicare, Medicaid and private/employer-based insurance plans. If uninsured, fee for services discounts may be available based on household size and income if eligible. For appointments, locations and additional information call 979-559-3550.