Family Nurse Practitioner Chris Beaird is particularly interested in treating families and providing care for acute diagnoses. She has experience in critical care, cardiac, surgery and medical/surgical settings.
Family Practice Physician Case Everett, MD, practices full-time at the MHP Medical Group, providing primary care to all ages and also delivering babies. Dr. Everett is originally from New Sharon and is passionate about serving his home community. Dr. Everett chose Family Practice with obstetrics because he knew there was a need for obstetrical providers in rural Iowa and wanted to provide an all-encompassing medical practice to his patients.
For Dr. Edward Hirl, one of the most rewarding aspects of his careers is helping patients grow their families. Dr. Hirl enjoys doing well child exams, minor office surgery and acute diagnoses treatment.
Dr. Peter Hoftiezer is a Family Practice Physician with specialized training in geriatric care at Mahaska Health Partnership. He provides primary care to patients of all ages in the Medical Group. Dr. Hoftiezer has a special interest in the prevention and treatment of diseases and disabilities most commonly occurring in adults as they age.
Dr. Tara Hoftiezer is a Family Practice Physician who finds the variety of ages and diagnoses she treats in her career to be very rewarding. Dr. Tara is available on a part-time basis to assist patients needing same-day appointments.
Family Nurse Practitioner Tonya Johannes practices full-time in the MHP Medical Group. While she treats patients ages six months and older for all primary care needs, she has a special interest in helping those with diabetes and skin issues such as acne, aging skin and rosacea. Tonya enjoys learning as well as teaching, both future nurses and her patients.
Family Nurse Practitioner Tina Main provides primary care for patients of all ages. She has more than ten years experience as a Nurse Practitioner and has a passion for working with pediatric patients. Tina is very knowledgeable in treating celiac disease (an immune disorder where people cannot tolerate eating gluten) and offers her patients timely and thorough care.
Family Practice Physician Eric Miller, DO, practices full time in the MHP Medical Group. Growing up with a Pediatrician Mother and Farmer Father, Dr. Miller enjoys caring for families in a rural setting. He describes himself as more of a listener than a talker and enjoys hearing about a patient’s life experiences. In his free time, Dr. Miller enjoys the outdoors and building model trains.
Dr. Stephen Mineart has been practicing on the Mahaska Health Partnership Campus since 1987. Dr. Mineart is also an FAA Designated Senior Airman Medical Examiner.
Family Nurse Practitioner Diane Nutter enjoys treating patients of all ages for both acute and chronic diagnoses. She has over 16 years of experience as a provider of primary care.
Family Practice Physician Allan Peterson has practiced on the Mahaska Health Partnership campus since 1974. He is most interested in general healthcare and maintenance
Shawn Richmond, MD, is a Family Practice and Obstetrical Physician with the MHP Medical Group. He is well known for the care and concern he shows patients during their pregnancy and as a family grows. He treats patients of all ages, truly embodying what is means to be a physician in family practice.
Family Nurse Practitioner Kim Rutledge has more than 20 years experience in nursing. Personal growth and caring for others are two of Kim’s passion which she feels grateful to have channeled into achieving her advanced Nurse Practitioner degree. Kim chose to practice in the Medical Group: Walk-In because she knows the value and convenience a service like this provides patients.
Family Nurse Practitioner Jen Scott has previous experience working in a surgical cardiac setting, and uses that in-depth knowledge to assist patients dealing with hypertension, congestive heart failure or COPD. Her main priority with patients is respecting their wishes, and strives to help them have the experience they want to give them peace of mind.
Physicians Assistant Kim Seda says that provide healthcare to women, pediatric patients and familes makes her career worthwhile. She has been practicing on the Mahaska Health Partnership campus since 1985.
Eva Sietsema is a Family Nurse Practioner who is interested in family health, diabetes treatment and weight management. She loves being able to help her patients successfully control their weight. In her free time, Eva likes to boat, play with her Jack Russell Terrier and make beaded jewelry.
Family Nurse Practitioner Lisa Smith enjoys caring for patients of all ages in a rural setting at New Sharon Medical Center. She prides herself on being a good listener and always wants her patients to feel well-equipped to continue their care at home. As a mother, Lisa understands the value of reliable information from someone you trust. When patients need advanced care, Lisa works closely with specialists on the MHP campus in Oskaloosa.