Family Medicine Shipshewana Team

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    Kerry Keaffaber, MD

    Family Medicine Physician
    Specialty: Family Medicine

    Goshen Physicians Family Medicine - Shipshewana
    450 E Country Ln, Shipshewana, IN 46565 Directions

    260-768-4141

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    Biography

    Kerry Keaffaber, MD, is a board certified physician of family medicine and specialist in geriatric medicine. He has practiced medicine in the community for over 25 years. As a primary care physician with Goshen Physicians Family Medicine Shipshewana, he takes care of everyone in the family, from newborns to senior citizens. He provides all types of medical care, from routine exams, immunizations and vaccinations to vital health screenings and biopsies, as well as treatment for minor wounds and everyday colds and flu.

    Philosophy of Care

    Dr. Keaffaber believes the best way to take care of patients is to build close, professional relationships with them. He listens thoughtfully, always wanting to learn more about their everyday lives, families and health concerns. Those who work closely with Dr. Keaffaber also appreciate his passion for medicine and serving others.

    Clinical Interest

    Dr. Keaffaber has gained unique insight into treatment of all conditions and diseases that are part of a family’s life, except obstetrics. He holds special interest in providing medical care for older patients and served as the medical director at Miller’s Merry Manor in Lagrange. Dr. Keaffaber is one of the only family practice doctors in the area who has performed colonoscopy screenings and esophagogastroduodenoscopies (EGDs) to examine the lining of the esophagus, stomach and part of the small intestine, for more than 20 years. He also takes special interest in surgical treatments for skin disorders.

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    Thomas Pechin, II, MD

    Family Medicine Physician
    Specialty: Family Medicine

    Goshen Physicians Family Medicine - Shipshewana
    450 E Country Ln, Shipshewana, IN 46565 Directions

    260-768-4141

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    Biography

    T. Anthony Pechin, MD, is a board certified family practice physician with Goshen Physicians Family Medicine Shipshewana. For over 25 years, Dr. Pechin has provided medical care for all members of the family, from newborn to the elderly. He treats all types of acute illnesses and chronic conditions, including high blood pressure, heart disease and diabetes. He also performs minor surgeries and procedures in his office, including vasectomies and circumcisions, as well as treatment for minor wounds, fractures and skin conditions. Many patients know Dr. Pechin for his service as the head of the LaGrange County Health Offices and as medical director of the Life Care Center in LaGrange, IN. In his free time, Dr. Pechin enjoys playing the guitar and spending time with his wife and two sons.

    Philosophy of Care

    Dr. Pechin offers a listening ear or kind word for all his patients. His patients appreciate his caring and his sense of humor, as well as his extensive medical experience.

    Clinical Interest

    An important part of Dr. Pechin’s practice focuses on treating older patients. As a board certified family physician, he is specially trained to manage the healthcare needs and treatment preferences of elderly patients. He also manages most chronic conditions. Dr. Pechin’s other clinical interests span the lifetime of family care, except obstetrics.

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    Mallory Grossman, NP

    Family Medicine Nurse Practitioner
    Specialty: Family Medicine

    Goshen Physicians Family Medicine - Shipshewana
    450 E Country Ln, Shipshewana, IN 46565 Directions

    260-768-4141

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    Biography

    Mallory Grossman, FNP, MSN, BSN, RN, is a board certified family nurse practitioner at Goshen Physicians Family Medicine Shipshewana. She works closely with a team of doctors and medical providers to assess, diagnose and treat patients of all ages. She also provides patient and family education to improve overall health and well-being.

    Philosophy of Care

    Mallory believes in providing personalized care for each patient. She takes time to get to know patients beyond their medical concerns. By caring for the whole person, Mallory helps her patients take an active role in their health care and live life to its fullest.

    Clinical Interest

    Mallory’s clinical interests include acute and chronic illnesses, preventive care and women’s health.