Obstetrics & Gynecological Care Team

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    Ellen Cuddeback, DO, FACOOG

    Specialty: Obstetrics/Gynecology
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    Goshen Physicians OB/GYN
    1122 Professional Dr, Goshen, IN 46526 Directions

    574-533-0560

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    Biography

    Ellen Cuddeback, DO, FACOOG, is a board certified obstetrician and gynecologist at Goshen Physicians OB/GYN. She provides comprehensive well-woman care and obstetrical services. Dr. Cuddeback has extensive volunteer experience where she donated her time and expertise to such causes as the Wyandotte Clinic for the Working Uninsured, Yes Ma’am Mammograms for the Uninsured, Good Fellows in Farmington, MI, and the Monroe (MI) County Health Department. When not caring for her patients, Dr. Cuddeback enjoys traveling, running and fitness, reading and cooking.

    Philosophy of Care

    Dr. Cuddeback believes that quality health care involves determining how all aspects of a person’s life impact her health. She approaches each patient with deep personal commitment, building a relationship based on compassion and honesty that helps her provide everyone with the best possible care. Dr. Cuddeback uses the latest medical advancements to ensure her patients and their families have convenient access to a wide spectrum of comprehensive medical services all backed by the full support of Goshen Health.

    Clinical Interest

    Dr. Cuddeback specializes in fetal monitoring and 3D/4D ultrasound; and gynecological services including pap smears and annual exams, urodynamic testing of the bladder/urinary incontinence treatment, fertility work-up and treatment, major and minor hospital surgical procedures, HPV vaccination, contraception and family planning, STD screening and treatment, menopause management, and women’s health education and counseling. Among her specialties are robotic-assisted surgery for hysterectomies, vaginal hysterectomies, and treatment of vulvar disorders and hormone replacement therapy.

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    Peter Delneky, MD, FACOG

    Specialty: Obstetrics/Gynecology

    Goshen Physicians OB/GYN
    1122 Professional Dr, Goshen, IN 46526 Directions

    574-533-0560

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    Biography

    Peter Delneky, MD, FACOG, is board certified in obstetrics and gynecology and is also certified by the American Board of Quality Assurance and Utilization Review. His many years of experience make him a valued partner at Goshen Physicians OB-GYN. Dr. Delneky offers a full range of obstetrical and gynecological services to women of all ages. The services include alternative to hysterectomy, minimally invasive and robotic surgery.

    Philosophy of Care

    Dr. Delneky is a strong women’s health advocate and believes in giving his patients the one-on-one personal care and attention they deserve.

    Research Interest

    Dedicated to women’s health, Dr. Delneky has published numerous articles and lectured on diverse topics ranging from robotic surgery and estrogen replacement, to understanding the physician’s role in the care for victims of sexual assault.

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    James Frimpong, MD, FACOG

    Specialty: Obstetrics/Gynecology
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    Goshen Physicians OB/GYN
    1122 Professional Dr, Goshen, IN 46526 Directions

    574-533-0560

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    Biography

    James Frimpong, MD, FACOG, is a board certified obstetrician and gynecologist at Goshen Physicians OB/GYN. He provides comprehensive obstetric and gynecological care for women of all ages. Dr. Frimpong has advanced training in minimally invasive procedures for treating women with diseases and disorders of the reproductive system. Away from his medical practice, Dr. Frimpong plays soccer and ping pong. He also enjoys current affairs and world politics.

    Philosophy of Care

    Dr. Frimpong focuses on treating each patient with compassion, concern and understanding. His approach to care respects each woman’s experience as unique. In addition, he understands that helping women manage their health is a private and sensitive matter. Dr. Frimpong believes pregnancy and childbirth are special events in the lives of women and their families.

    Clinical Interest

    Dr. Frimpong’s interests range from management of endometriosis, chronic pelvic pain and fibroids to abnormal uteruses, minimal invasive procedures and obstetrics care.

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    Sharrell Gibson, MD

    Specialty: Obstetrics/Gynecology
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    Goshen Physicians OB/GYN
    1122 Professional Dr, Goshen, IN 46526 Directions

    574-533-0560

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    Biography

    Dr. Sharrell Gibson is a board certified obstetrician and gynecologist with Goshen Physicians OB/GYN. She cares for patients from adolescence through their post-menopausal years. Dr. Gibson is specially trained in minimally invasive surgery, including laparoscopic procedures.

    When Dr. Gibson is away from her medical practice, she enjoys outdoor sports, including tennis, biking, hiking and water sports.

    Philosophy of Care

    Compassionate care comes naturally to Dr. Gibson, since she loves her work and her patients. She considers herself privileged to care for patients throughout the transitions of womanhood – empowering them to feel happier with themselves and their personal lives.

    Clinical Interest

    All aspects of routine and high-risk pregnancies as well as healthy deliveries interest Dr. Gibson. She also appreciates the challenge to solve gynecological issues, such as birth control, pelvic pain, vaginal conditions and endometriosis.

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    Pamela Stone, MD, FACOG, FACS

    Specialty: Gynecologic Oncology
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    Goshen Center for Cancer Care
    200 High Park Ave, Goshen, IN 46526 Directions

    574-364-2888

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    Biography

    Pamela JB Stone, MD, FACOG, FACS, specializes in caring for women with all stages of cancer in the reproductive organs. She is a is triple board certified in obstetrics and gynecology, gynecologic oncology, and palliative medicine and hospice. Her passion for women's health and gynecologic oncology stems from a personal journey caring for her mother, a labor and delivery room nurse who had ovarian cancer.

    Dr. Stone works with a team of medical specialists to offer patients coordinated care in a multidisciplinary environment. Her extended education and training allow Dr. Stone to care for patients throughout their journey – before, during and after cancer diagnosis. The range of services she offers includes minimally invasive and robotic surgery.

    Philosophy of Care

    Dr. Stone finds her inspiration for women's health care from her patients. She builds personal relationships with them that are based on trust, honesty and candor. By working together, she better understands the challenges posed by their health issues and designs individualized treatment strategies that help them achieve their unique and personal goals.

    Clinical Interest

    All aspects of the highly specialized field of gynecologic oncology interest Dr. Stone. She is passionate about applying cutting-edge techniques and research innovations to provide the best medical care possible for patients.

    Research Interest

    Dr. Stone has co-authored and published several peer-reviewed clinical studies on gynecological cancer treatments.

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    Rachel Kratzer, MSN, RN, NP

    Specialty: Gynecologic Oncology
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    Goshen Center for Cancer Care
    200 High Park Ave, Goshen, IN 46526 Directions

    574-364-2888

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    Biography

    Rachel Kratzer is a board certified nurse practitioner in gynecologic oncology with Goshen Center for Cancer Care. She manages care for patients with cancers of the reproductive system, guiding them from diagnosis and treatment to surveillance and survivorship. In addition to pre- and post-operative care, Rachel provides gynecological exams and screenings as well as minimally invasive procedures.

    A decade of nursing experience in emergency departments, urgent care and occupational medicine clinics have given Rachel an appreciation for a team-based approach to patient care. She works together with providers, patients and families to deliver compassionate care with the best outcomes possible.

    Philosophy of Care

    Rachel values her role as a patient advocate. She holds a deep respect for each patient's decision about care and centers her approach on individual preferences and needs.

    Clinical Interest

    Education is a key component of Rachel's approach to nursing care. She is particularly interested in broadening women's understanding about HPV (human papillomavirus) and other sexually transmitted diseases.

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    Hollyann Lambdin, ACNP, BC

    Specialty: Obstetrics/Gynecology

    Goshen Physicians OB/GYN
    1122 Professional Dr, Goshen, IN 46526 Directions

    574-533-0560

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    Hollyann Lambdin is a board certified nurse practitioner with Goshen Physicians OB/GYN. She provides specialized care for women of all ages to address a wide variety of women’s health issues. Services she provides range from routine exams, screenings and wellness care to surgical and post-surgical care. Hollyann also serves as a surgical first assistant alongside OB/GYN surgeons in the operating room.

    Hollyann is passionate about the physical, emotional and overall health of women. She considers health education vital for women as they move through each stage of life.

    Prior to joining the obstetric and gynecology team, Hollyann worked closely with specialists at Goshen Physicians Pain Management to treat patients with chronic conditions. She has more than 15 years of experience in nursing.

    Away from the office, Hollyann enjoys spending time with her husband and children, entertaining, cooking, traveling and attending Chicago Cubs baseball games and Notre Dame athletic events.

    Philosophy of Care

    For Hollyann, patient care begins with listening to patient concerns to understand their history and unique needs. She develops a personalized plan of care that she delivers with thoughtful compassion and concern. By fostering a close patient-provider relationship, Hollyann encourages women to take an active role in their health and wellbeing.

    Clinical Interest

    All aspects of pregnancy, childbirth and the female reproductive system interest Hollyann. She also focuses on evidence-based practices for surgical procedures and post-surgical care.

    Hollyann is dedicated to promoting excellence in nursing practice and educating future leaders in nursing. She is currently pursuing a doctorate of nursing practice.

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    Alison Mattern, RN, CWHNP

    Specialty: Obstetrics/Gynecology
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    Goshen Physicians OB/GYN
    1122 Professional Dr, Goshen, IN 46526 Directions

    574-533-0560

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    Biography

    Alison Mattern, NP, is a board certified women’s health nurse practitioner who works collaboratively with physicians at Goshen Physicians OB/GYN. With more than 20 years of experience, she provides primary care and education to women of all ages to address a wide spectrum of health issues. In addition to women’s annual and routine exams, Alison provides PAP tests and STD exams as well as screening and diagnostic tests, including ultrasounds and endometrial biopsies. Alison provides a full range of obstetrical treatment including infertility counseling, routine exams during and after pregnancy and trimester education to help pregnant women understand the stages of pregnancy. Alison is proficient with all methods of family planning including IUD insertion and diaphragm fitting. She also provides education, counseling and management for osteoporosis, menopause and depression, which includes hormone and estrogen replacement therapy. She also is proficient in Spanish.

    Philosophy of Care

    Alison is passionate about women’s health issues. She believes in the importance of education and empowerment of women to maintain a healthy lifestyle. Her approach includes a strong commitment to patientcentered care. Alison strives to communicate with her patients in a timely and compassionate manner. Throughout her career, Alison has remained dedicated to providing health care and education to underserved women in Elkhart County.

    Clinical Interest

    All aspects of obstetrics and gynecology interest Alison including urodynamics and incontinence disorders. She specializes in the treatment of abnormal pelvic and gynecological issues, including abnormal bleeding, polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), amenorrhea, pelvic pain, atrophic vaginitis, urinary incontinence and breast lumps and pain.