South Bend, IN (PRWEB) November 29, 2011
Michele Whitt, MD, a board-certified obstetrician and gynecologist, has joined Drs. Nancy Keller-Madden, Mark Meekhof, Ed Durbin and Virna Evangelista in the Obstetrics/Gynecology Department at The South Bend Clinic.
Dr. Whitt is committed to excellence in women’s health care. She specializes in medical and surgical care of the female reproductive system and associated diseases and disorders.
After receiving her Bachelor of Science in engineering from Purdue University, West Lafayette, Ind., Dr. Whitt later earned her medical degree from Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis, Ind. In addition, she completed her residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Loma Linda University Medical Center, Loma Linda, Calif.
Prior to joining The South Bend Clinic, Dr. Whitt worked in a hospital-based practice in Monticello, Ind. where she was also the OB department chair. While her primary focus was to provide obstetrical and gynecological care, she also established a collaborative practice with Purdue University nurse practitioner outreach clinics for OB/GYN care for Medicaid and indigent patients. She also developed and implemented policies to improve patient safety, education and quality of care.
Dr. Whitt holds professional memberships with the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology and the Susan B. Komen Foundation.
About The South Bend Clinic
The South Bend Clinic is a comprehensive, multi-specialty physician group serving the Michiana region for over 90 years. With over 100 medical and surgical providers in over 22 different specialty and primary care disciplines, the Clinic is the largest medical group in northern Indiana and southwestern Michigan. The South Bend Clinic physicians practice in nine regional offices and campuses. Clinic physicians have long been leaders in innovative care delivery, offering the community’s most comprehensive scope of primary care to pediatric, adult and geriatric patients, complemented by an array of subspecialists in cancer, musculoskeletal care, cardiac and vascular care, and numerous surgical and medical subspecialties. To learn more about The South Bend Clinic, visit http://www.southbendclinic.com.