COVID-19 Response

COVID-19 presented challenges to providing medical care to our most vulnerable patients. Listen as our residents and faculty describe the changes we implemented.

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714 N. Michigan Street South Bend, IN 46601 574.647.7913 Email

Mission & Values 

Program Size

27 Residents (9 per year)

About South Bend

City Size: 101,860 southbendin.gov visitsouthbend.com

Residency Alumni

Alumni 2020

  • Jon Aubry, MD, Sports Medicine Fellowship, University of Florida
  • Katherine Callaghan, MD, Health Service Management Fellowship, Memorial Hospital of South Bend
  • Tim Day, MD, Full Spectrum Family Medicine, Pulaski Memorial Hospital
  • Megan M. Ishikawa, MD, MPH Indiana University Health Arnett Family Medicine, West Lafayette
  • Frederick L. Ruckersfeldt, MD, Obstetrics Fellowship, Memorial Hospital of South Bend
  • Kimberly Azelton, MD, Health Service Management Fellowship, Memorial Hospital of South Bend
  • Mitchell Daugherty, MD, Sports Medicine Fellowship, Ohio State University
  • Johnny L. Gerardot, MD, Family Medicine, Beacon Medical Group Main Street
  • Brent B. Pickett, DO, Sports Medicine Fellowship, Duke University

Alumni 2019

  • John Kelly, MD, Outpatient Primary Care, Central Virginia Family Physicians
  • Robert Cassady, MD, Outpatient and Inpatient Family Medicine, South Bend Clinic
  • Michael Fecher, MD, Full Spectrum Family Medicine, Goshen Family Physicians
  • Thomas McGinn, DO, North Chattahoochee Family Physicians, Atlanta GA
  • Alexander Porte, MD, Lawndale Christian Health Center, Chicago
  • Ryan Enck, MD, Hospitalist, Memorial Hospital, South Bend, IN
  • Jonathan Ditty, MD, Family Medicine, South Bend Clinic
  • Beniot Herbert, MD, General Surgery Residency, Arrowhead Medical Center/Kaiser Permanente, Colton, CA
  • Thomas Pechin III, MD, Inpatient and Outpatient care, Goshen Hospital

Alumni 2018

  • Amanda Booth, MD, Direct Primary Care, Kansas City, MO
  • Susan Cheng, MD, Hospitalist, Thousand Oaks, CA
  • Thomas Erickson, MD, Full Spectrum Family Medicine, Jamestown, ND
  • Angela Puthenveetil, MD, Program Director for the Residential Integrative Medicine Fellowship at University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
  • Senaka Ratnayake, MD, MPH, MPA, Family Medicine, Greenfield, IN
  • Sergio Sean Salés, MD, Full Spectrum Family Medicine, Paoli, IN
  • Rachel Schuster, DO, Associate Director, Memorial Family Medicine Residency, South Bend, IN
  • Jonathan Vida, MD, Hospitalist, Memorial Hospital, South Bend, IN

Alumni 2017

  • Monica Grygo, MD, Family Practice, New Lexington, OH
  • Isaac Hatton, MD, International Family Medicine Fellowship, Via Christi, KS/ Rwanda
  • Benjamin Howard, DO, Family Medicine, Atlantic, IA
  • Conor Mullin, MD, Outpatient Family Medicine and Obstetrics at Metro University of Michigan, Grand Rapids, MI
  • Oluwaferanmi Okanlami, MD, Assistant Director of Family Medicine and PM&R and Director of Adaptive Sports, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Drew Schmucker, MD, Group Family Practice, Olney, IL
  • Christopher Sloan, MD, Group Family Practice, Fort Wayne, IN
  • James Strycker, MD, HealthLinc Centennial Clinic, South Bend, IN
  • John Whitney, MD, Family Practice, South Bend, IN

Alumni 2016

  • Catherine Bast, MD, Solo Family Practice, Goshen, IN
  • Edna Becht, DO, Group Family Practice, Atlantic, IA
  • Jordon Despain, MD, Family Practice, Wenatchee, WA
  • Rachel Dunham, MD,  International Medicine & Primary Care, Middle East Region
  • Laura Fink, MD, Family Practice, Nampa, ID
  • Aaron Lewis, MD, Teaching/Faculty Greely, CO
  • Joseph Marino, MD, Group Family Practice, Mountainview, MO
  • Pranjal Patel, MD, Pulmonary/Critical Care Fellowship, Loma Linda University, California
  • Richard Ward, MD, Teaching/Faculty Harpers Ferry, WV

Contact Us

714 N. Michigan Street South Bend, IN 46601 574.647.7913 Email

Mission & Values 

Program Size

27 Residents (9 per year)

About South Bend

City Size: 101,860 southbendin.gov visitsouthbend.com