Care Team Directory

Get in touch with Care and Clinical Team members currently in our centers.

Amber Eastabrooks, R.N.

Midtown, MO | Olathe, KS

Nurse Care Coach

Amber Eastabrooks, RN, joins the Olathe, KS and Midtown, MO teams after working in healthcare for more than 15 years. She’s worked in a variety of healthcare settings, including community health clinics and the ICU.

Arthur Freeland, M.D.

Independence, MO

Staff Physician

Dr. Arthur Freeland joined Partners in Primary Care—Independence in March with 35 years’ experience in healthcare. Dr. Freeland specializes in family medicine. He's received accolades including recognition as Missouri Family Physician of the Year.

Austin T. Welsh, M.D.

Raytown, MO

Staff Physician

Dr. Austin Welsh has 25 years’ experience in the medical field and is board certified in family medicine. Dr. Welsh completed medical schooling at Wright State Boonshoft School of Medicine and residency at St. John’s Mercy Medical Center in St. Louis.

Caroline Gillespie

Powdersville, SC

Patient Care Representative

Patient care representative Caroline Gillespie enjoys the friendly, patient-focused environment at Partners in Primary Care. She got into the healthcare field to help others, and it’s important to her that every patient knows that they are a priority.

Cassie Richards

Independence, MO | Wyandotte, KS

Nurse Care Coach

Cassie Richards, RN, is happy to be a part of the Independence, MO and Wyandotte, KS Partners in Primary Care teams after working in healthcare for more than 13 years. Cassie says her passion for helping others pointed her towards a career in healthcare.

Daniel Meetze

Greer, SC

Center Medical Director

Daniel Meetze, MD is a board certified internist with certifications in both Geriatric Medicine and Hospice and Palliative Care Medicine. He attended medical school at The Medical University of South Carolina and completed his residency at Wake Forest.

Diana Campoverde

Gastonia, NC

Patient Care Representative

Gastonia Patient Care Representative Diana Campoverde has 12 years experience in healthcare and is fluent in both Spanish and English. She enjoys working with patients and likes "everything" about Partners in Primary Care and its commitment to seniors.

Earl C. Wood, M.D.

Anderson, SC

Staff Physician

Earl C. Wood, MD, is a board-certified Family Practice Physician in Kansas City, MO. He has been practicing for more than 35 years. Prior to medicine, he served in the US Army and the National Guard and attended medical school at The University of Louisville.

Elizabeth Hernick

Greer, SC

Nurse Practitioner

Nurse Practitioner Elizabeth Hernick provides quality care to her patients at Partners in Primary Care – Greer, located at 805 W. Wade Hampton Blvd, Greer, South Carolina. Elizabeth is a 30-year veteran of the healthcare industry, and specializes in geriatric care.

Erica Savage-Jeter, M.D.

Powdersville, SC

Center Medical Director

Dr. Erica Savage-Jeter completed her undergraduate degree at Wofford College. She completed her degree at University of South Carolina School of Medicine and finished her training at Palmetto Health Family Medicine.

Faisal Ahmad, M.D.

Olathe, KS

Staff Physician

Faisal Ahmad, M.D., FACP, is a board-certified Doctor of Internal Medicine in Kansas City. He has been practicing for more than 22 years. He is passionate about both providing and promoting value-based, respectful, and quality care for seniors in Kansas City.

Gonzalo Ramos, M.D.

Gulfgate, TX

Staff Physician

Dr. Gonzalo Ramos is a board-certified physician who specializes in Internal Medicine and Geriatrics. He joins the team after working in medicine for more than 12 years. Dr. Ramos attended medical school at the Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia in Lima, Peru.

Heather Savedra, M.D.

Independence, MO

Staff Physician

Dr. Savedra is a board-certified Internal Medicine physician, specializing in the management of chronic conditions in adults. Dr. Savedra earned her degree from Saint Louis University School of Medicine and completed a residency at St. John’s Mercy Medical Center.

Jacqueline Hawkins, APRN, FNP-BC

Wyandotte, KS

Staff Physician

Jacqueline Hawkins, APRN, FNP-BC, joins the Wyandotte Partners in Primary Care team after working in healthcare for more than 14 years. Her specialty is in Family Practice. Jacqueline earned her nursing degree from the Research College of Nursing.

Joshua Paul, M.D.

Orchard Park, SC

Staff Physician

Dr. Joshua Paul developed an interest in healthcare at an early age, when he travelled extensively with his father to deliver medical help to the poor in Haiti. Now a 22-year healthcare industry veteran, Dr. Paul value a successful doctor/patient relationship.

Karen Henrichsen, D.O.

Anderson, SC

Staff Physician

Dr. Karen Henrichsen, D.O., joined the Anderson clinic after seven years at the NCH Physician’s Group in Florida. A 10-year veteran of the healthcare industry, Dr. Henrichsen received her medical degree from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Mark George, NP-C

Powdersville, SC

Nurse Practitioner

Nurse Practitioner Mark George entered healthcare to make a difference in people’s lives. He enjoys and maintaining relationships with patients, addressing their current issues and preventing future problems through compassion and education.

Michelle Eaton, PA-C

Olathe, KS

Physician Assistant

Michelle Eaton graduated from the Wichita State University Physician Assistant Program in 1995, and is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. As a Physician Assistant, Eaton has enjoyed 20 years in clinical medicine.

Patricia Mencel

Gastonia, NC

Nurse Practitioner

Pat Mencel has been a nurse practitioner for 20 years and spent 17 years as a registered nurse prior to that. She joined Partners in Primary Care Gastonia in August 2017. Mencel completed schooling at the University of Connecticut, and is certified in geriatrics.

Rhonda Bowling

Powdersville, SC

Patient Care Representative

Rhonda Bowling, a U.S. Navy veteran, has been a patient care representative for more than 10 years. It’s important to her that patients have the best experience possible, from the moment they schedule an appointment all the way through check out.

Robert Hanlin, M.D.

Orchard Park, SC

Staff Physician

Dr. Robert Hanlin is a board-certified Family Practitioner in Orchard Park, SC. He has been practicing medicine for more than 35 years. He attended medical school at the Emory University School of Medicine and completed his residency at St. Vincent’s.

Russel Gaddy, M.D.

Anderson, SC

Staff Physician

Dr. Russell Gaddy has been in the healthcare industry for more than 40 years before joining the Anderson clinic. A graduate of the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, he’s been board certified in family medicine since 1977.

Shanna K. Crowe

Gladstone, MO | Independence, MO | Midtown, MO | Olathe, KS | Raytown, MO | Wyandotte, KS

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Shanna K. Crowe joins the Partners in Primary Care team as a Clinical Social Worker with more than 10 years of experience. Shanna earned her Master of Social Work degree from Wichita State University, and she is board-certified by the BSRB.

Shartezma Webber

Gastonia, NC

Patient Care Representative

Shartezma Webber is new to Partners in Primary Care and the Gastonia clinic. She enjoys taking care of others and making patients feel like family by assuring them that their health is the top priority. Webber enjoys spending time as possible with her kids.

Stephanie Ikeme, D.O.

Wyandotte, KS

Staff Physician

Stephanie Ikeme, D.O. is originally from Long Island, New York but attended St Joseph's University in Philadelphia where she received her undergraduate degree in Biology. She earned her medical degree from University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey.

Stephanie Revels, M.D.

Midtown, MO

Staff Physician

Dr. Stephanie Revels is a family practitioner who appreciates a team approach to patient care. She joined Partners in Primary Care, Kansas City, MO, with 34 years’ experience in her field. She completed medical school at the University of Missouri.

Steven Clark Salanski, M.D.

Gladstone, MO

Staff Physician

Dr. Steven Clark Salanski, M.D. is at our Gladstone, MO, center. He serves patients as part of the care team in Gladstone, MO. He enjoys working as part of a patient-focused team to help others stay healthy, feel better, and lead more fulfilling lives.

Tell Copening, M.D.

Olathe, KS

Staff Physician

Dr. Tell Copening is a 47-year veteran of the healthcare industry who recently joined Partners in Primary Care Olathe. Dr. Copening completed medical school at the University of Kansas, followed up completing his residency at the Wesley Medical Center in Wichita.

Teresa Tracy

Raytown, MO

Care Coach

Teresa Tracy joins the Raytown, MO Partners in Primary Care team as a Care Coach. Teresa pursued a career in healthcare in order to help others, and she’s been working in the field for more than 23 years, and feels most fulfilled making patients feel supported.

Wendy Murray

Orchard Park, SC

Nurse Practitioner

Originally from Hemingway, South Carolina, Wendy Murray, N.P. is a board certified adult nurse practitioner who provides young adult, adult, geriatric well-care, acute care and primary care. She obtained her MSN and BSN from Clemson University.