Meet Our Team

60 Team Members
  • Dr. Columbine Che

    Dr. Columbine Che

    Family Practice Physician

    McKinney – Dr. Columbine Che is a board-certified family medicine physician seeing patients five years and older.

  • Mahnaz Shambayati, PA-C

    Mahnaz Shambayati, PA-C

    Advanced Practitioner

    Plano – Mahnaz Shambayati is a certified physician assistant who sees patients ages 5 years and older at Independence Medical Village.

  • Dr. Zachary Castle

    Dr. Zachary Castle

    Family Practice Physician

    Plano – Dr. Zachary Castle is a board-certified family medicine physician and brings more than 8 years of experience.

  • Alexa Gross, FNP-C

    Alexa Gross, FNP-C

    Advanced Practitioner

    McKinney – Alexa Gross is a board-certified family nurse practitioner seeing patients of all ages at McKinney Medical Village.

  • Jason Thornton, FNP-C

    Jason Thornton, FNP-C

    Advanced Practitioner

    McKinney – Jason is a board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner who brings more than 4 years of experience to Village Health Partners.

  • Dr. Scott Wang

    Dr. Scott Wang

    Family Practice Physician

    McKinney – Dr. Scott Wang is a dedicated physician for Village Health Partners. Click below to schedule.

  • Dr. Samiksha Shah

    Dr. Samiksha Shah

    Family Practice Physician

    Plano – Dr. Shah is dedicated to providing the best quality care for her patients by utilizing an evidence-based approach that promotes better health.

  • Dr. Sandy Nguy

    Dr. Sandy Nguy

    Family Practice Physician

    Plano – Dr. Sandy Nguy is a Board Certified Family Medicine Physician who has a firm belief in preventive care and patient education.

  • Kristen Dirks, FNP-C

    Kristen Dirks, FNP-C

    Advanced Practitioner

    Plano – Kristen Dirks is a Certified Family Nurse Practitioner with more than 11 years of experience.

  • Alycia Hawkins, FNP-C

    Alycia Hawkins, FNP-C

    Advanced Practitioner

    Plano – Alycia is a Certified Family Nurse Practitioner (APRN, FNP-C) and is passionate about patient care. She has over 9 years of experience.

  • Catherine Nelms, FNP-C

    Catherine Nelms, FNP-C

    Advanced Practitioner

    Plano – Catherine is a Family Nurse Practioner who advocates for healthy lifestyles including regular screenings, exercise, and routine visits.

  • Dr. Madhavi Ampajwala

    Dr. Madhavi Ampajwala

    Family Practice Physician

    Frisco – Dr. Madhavi Ampajwala is a family doctor, specializing in pediatrics and adolescents, menopause and women’s health.

  • Dr. Jamison Albracht

    Dr. Jamison Albracht

    Family Practice Physician

    Frisco – Dr. Jamison (Jamie) Albracht is a cofounder of Village Health Partners (VHP), one of the nation’s largest family medicine practices.

  • Dr. Michael Yao

    Dr. Michael Yao

    Family Practice Physician

    McKinney – Dr. Michael Yao is an experienced physician with over 29 years of medical experience. Click below to schedule.

  • Dr. Aparna Ayyagari

    Dr. Aparna Ayyagari

    Endocrinologist

    Plano – An advocate for preventive medicine, Dr. Ayyagari provides the best in personal care by creating a strong patient-physician relationship.

  • Dr. Greg Ennis

    Dr. Greg Ennis

    Family Practice Physician

    Plano – As a family doctor, Dr. Ennis specializes in women's and men's health, including annual physicals and disease prevention.

  • Julie Hawkins, FNP-C

    Julie Hawkins, FNP-C

    Advanced Practitioner

    Plano – Julie Hawkins is a Certified Nurse Practitioner. She has extensive experience in general patient care, ICU, and ER settings.

  • Dr. Keith Eppich

    Dr. Keith Eppich

    Family Practice Physician

    Plano – In his approach to treating patients, Dr. Eppich emphasizes wellness and preventative medicine to ward off chronic disease.

  • Dr. Douglas Fullington

    Dr. Douglas Fullington

    Internal Medicine Physician

    Plano – Dr. Fullington has practiced internal medicine for more than a decade and has a passion for teaching patients how to maximize their health.

  • Laura Billingsley, FNP-C

    Laura Billingsley, FNP-C

    Advanced Practitioner

    Plano – Laura Billingsley serves as a Nurse Practitioner. She works with patients and cares for their medical needs, while educating along the way.

  • Lindsay Osborn, FNP-C

    Lindsay Osborn, FNP-C

    Advanced Practitioner

    Plano – Lindsay Osborn is a board-certified Nurse Practitioner. She is passionate about health and fitness, and loves educating patients.

  • Dr. Abel Garduño, Jr.

    Dr. Abel Garduño, Jr.

    Family Practice Physician

    Plano – Dr. Abel Garduño, Jr. is a family doctor with Village Health Partners and has been recognized as one of Collin County's Best Doctors.

  • Dr. Sander Gothard

    Dr. Sander Gothard

    Family Practice Physician

    Plano – Recognized as one of Texas' best family doctors, Dr. Gothard specializes in men’s and women’s health, pediatrics and immunization.

  • Lynn Gross, FNP-C

    Lynn Gross, FNP-C

    Advanced Practitioner

    Plano – As a certified Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP-C), Lynn Gross is passionate about serving the health needs of her community.

  • Maile Mixon, PA-C

    Maile Mixon, PA-C

    Advanced Practitioner

    Plano – Maile Mixon is a Certified Physician Assistant who listens and understands patient concerns, and addresses them with compassionate care.

  • Dr. Shane Hall

    Dr. Shane Hall

    Family Practice Physician

    McKinney – Dr. Hall treats patients of all ages and is passionate about preventive medicine.

  • Lisa Price, FNP-C

    Lisa Price, FNP-C

    Advanced Practitioner

    McKinney – Lisa Price is a Certified Nurse Practitioner. She is passionate about preventive medicine and disease management.

  • Dr. Malini Hebbur

    Dr. Malini Hebbur

    Pediatrician

    Plano – When it comes to her patients, Dr. Malini Hebbur follows the golden rule: Treat others as you want to be treated. Click below to schedule.

  • Dr. Ryan Hewitt

    Dr. Ryan Hewitt

    Family Practice Physician

    Plano – As a family medicine provider, Dr. Hewitt takes a special interest in preventive medicine and education on the importance of healthy lifestyle

  • Emily Lau, PA-C

    Emily Lau, PA-C

    Advanced Practitioner

    Plano – Emily Lau is a certified physician’s assistant seeing patients 2 years and older at West Plano Medical Village.

  • Dr. Rima Khoury

    Dr. Rima Khoury

    Family Practice Physician

    Plano – Dr. Rima Khoury is board-certified in family medicine and has been practicing medicine for 20+ years. Click below to schedule.

  • Rebekah Ellis, FNP-C

    Rebekah Ellis, FNP-C

    Advanced Practitioner

    Plano – Rebekah Ellis is a Family Nurse Practitioner with Village Health Partners. Click below to schedule an appointment!

  • Dr. Liane Kibel

    Dr. Liane Kibel

    Family Practice Physician

    Plano – Dr. Liane Kibel is an experienced family practice physician who believes in treating her patients like her own family members.

  • Seethu Abraham, FNP-C

    Seethu Abraham, FNP-C

    Advanced Practitioner

    Frisco – Seethu Abraham is a certified Family Nurse Practitioner at Village Health Partners. Click below to schedule.

  • Sheena Abraham, FNP-C

    Sheena Abraham, FNP-C

    Advanced Practitioner

    Plano – Sheena Abraham is a Certified Family Nurse Practitioner at West Plano Medical Village. Schedule with Sheena by clicking below.

  • Dr. Greg Lensing

    Dr. Greg Lensing

    Family Practice Physician

    Plano – With more than 30 years of experience, Dr. Lensing is particularly passionate about helping patients improve their cardiovascular health.

  • Shelley Loomstein, PA-C

    Shelley Loomstein, PA-C

    Advanced Practitioner

    Plano – Shelley Loomstein is a Physician Assistant. She is a Plano native and loves getting to know her patients. Schedule below.

  • Dr. Shade Lester

    Dr. Shade Lester

    Family Practice Physician

    Plano – Dr. Lester is passionate about practicing quality-based medicine and the management of diabetes and other chronic diseases.

  • Dr. John Moon

    Dr. John Moon

    Family Practice Physician

    Plano – Dr. Moon specializes in adult and pediatric care, diabetes, cholesterol, and hypertension and is known for his strong belief in preventive car

  • Dr. Chris Noyes

    Dr. Chris Noyes

    Family Practice Physician

    Frisco – Dr. Chris Noyes offers a wide range of medical services, including infant, pediatric, adolescent, and adult care.

  • Dr. Susan Ponder

    Dr. Susan Ponder

    Family Practice Physician

    Plano – A firm believer in disease prevention, Dr. Ponder advocates preventative health screenings and education about a healthy lifestyle.

  • Dr. Heather Sheffield

    Dr. Heather Sheffield

    Family Practice Physician

    Frisco – Dr. Sheffield's services range from care of newborns to adults, including child/adult care check-ups, preventative care, dermatological care.

  • Dr. Todd Wien

    Dr. Todd Wien

    Family Practice Physician

    Plano – Dr. Wien has practiced for more than 24 years and takes a holistic approach to treating his patients, assessing all of their healthcare needs.

  • Dr. Lauren Woolbert

    Dr. Lauren Woolbert

    Family Practice Physician

    Plano – Dr. Lauren Woolbert is a board certified family practice physician with Village Health Partners. Click below to schedule.

  • Laura Carlson, FNP-C

    Laura Carlson, FNP-C

    Advanced Practitioner

    Plano – Laura Carlson is a certified Family Nurse Practitioner who has a passion for ensuring patients are seen with the highest quality care.

  • Aleks Fuller, PA-C

    Aleks Fuller, PA-C

    Advanced Practitioner

    Plano – Aleks Fuller is a certified Physician Assistant at Village Health Partners. She is a strong advocate for patient education.

  • Virginia Rady , ANP-C

    Virginia Rady , ANP-C

    Advanced Practitioner

    Plano – Virginia Rady is a certified Adult Nurse Practitioner at Village Health Partners. Schedule with "Sissy" below!

  • Jesse Zaitchik, PNP

    Jesse Zaitchik, PNP

    Advanced Practitioner

    Plano – Jesse Zaitchik is a board-certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner in Plano, TX with more than 12 years of clinical experience.

  • Melanie Hoffman, LCSW, CCTP

    Melanie Hoffman, LCSW, CCTP

    Counselor

    Plano – Melanie Hoffman is a counselor with more than 10 years of experience. To schedule an appointment with Melanie, click below.

  • Marissa Stanfill, LPC

    Marissa Stanfill, LPC

    Counselor

    Plano – Marissa Stanfill is a licensed professional counselor at Independence Medical Village.

  • Amber Odom RDN, LD

    Amber Odom RDN, LD

    Dietitian

    Plano – Amber Odom is a licensed and registered Dietician who brings 20 years of experience to Village Health Partners. Schedule below.

  • Melanie Wilder, RDN, CSOWM, LD

    Melanie Wilder, RDN, CSOWM, LD

    Dietitian

    Plano – Melanie Wilder is a Registered Dietitian. She works with patients on weight loss and nutrition programs for long-term success.

  • Kaitlyn Layman, FNP-C

    Kaitlyn Layman, FNP-C

    Advanced Practitioner

    Plano – Kaitlyn Layman is a Family Nurse Practitioner at Village Pediatrics in Plano, TX. She cares for children of all ages and backgrounds.

  • Sweta Manek, FNP-C

    Sweta Manek, FNP-C

    Advanced Practitioner

    Frisco – Sweta Manek is a family nurse practitioner with more than seven years of experience. She focuses on self-care and whole-person wellness.

  • Sandra Portales, FNP-C

    Sandra Portales, FNP-C

    Advanced Practitioner

    Plano – Sandra Portales is a certified family nurse practitioner at West Plano Medical Village with more than 20 years of medical experience.

  • Brett Driver, FNP-C

    Brett Driver, FNP-C

    Advanced Practitioner

    Frisco – Brett Driver is a Certified Family Nurse Practitioner with Village Health Partners. Schedule with Brett by clicking below.

  • Kristen Mahurin, FNP-C

    Kristen Mahurin, FNP-C

    Advanced Practitioner

    Plano – Kristen Mahurin is a Certified Family Nurse Practitioner at West Plano Medical Village. Schedule with Kristen by clicking below.

  • Amy Hicks, FNP-C

    Amy Hicks, FNP-C

    Advanced Practitioner

    Plano – Amy Hicks is a certified Family Nurse Practitioner at Village Health Partners seeing patients of all ages.

  • Dr. Stacey Abraham

    Dr. Stacey Abraham

    Pediatrician

    Frisco – Dr. Stacey Abraham is a board-certified Pediatrician caring for patients at Village Pediatrics in Frisco.

  • Anabel Gomez, FNP-C

    Anabel Gomez, FNP-C

    Advanced Practitioner

    Plano – Anabel Gomez is a Certified Family Nurse Practitioner with Village Health Partners.