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Dr. Courtney Bender, DO
Dr. Courtney Bender is a family medicine doctor in Evansville, Indiana and is affiliated with Deaconess hospital.
She has been in practice between 6-10 years. She graduated from the Lincoln Memorial University Debusk College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2011. Dr. Bender specializes in Family Medicine. she is affiliated with Deaconess Hospital.
Carleen M. Rubel is a native of Michigan. She and her husband, Lance, moved to Evansville in 1993. Carleen earned her BS in nursing, with a minor in psychology, from Oakland University in Rochester, MI in 1986. She received her master's degree as an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner from USI in 2005. She went on to complete a second master's degree from USI as a Family Nurse Practitioner in 2008.
Shannon L. Kratzer earned her bachelor's degree in nursing from Indiana University Southeast in 1995. She graduated from the USI family nurse practitioner program in May 2009. As a registered nurse, she has over fifteen years of experience in intensive care, emergency medicine, and family practice. Shannon is particularly interested in preventive care, women's health and ultrasound-guided orthopedic injections. Shannon enjoys all aspects of family practice.
Elise R. Schutt is a native of Southern Indiana. She earned her bachelor's degree in nursing from University of Southern Indiana in 2006. She graduated from the USI family nurse practitioner program in May 2010. As a registered nurse, she has experience in pulmonary medical-surgical background as well as pediatrics and pediatric intensive care. Elise particularly loves preventative medicine, pediatrics, geriatrics, and all aspects of family medicine.