Our Doctors
Roger Wujek, MD

Illinois Wesleyan University, 1973 B.A. Chemistry
Southern Illinois University, 1976 Doctor of Medicine
Residency - Southern Illinois University, Memorial Hospital Carbondale, IL
Board Certified Family Practice, 1979
Colonel, U.S. Air Force Reserve, 1987 Retired 2008
Flight Surgeon, USAFR, 1989

LFPC Founding Partner

Timothy Ishmael, MD

Quincy University, 1993 B.S. Biology
Southern Illinois University, 1997 Doctor of Medicine
Residency - SIU Family Practice Program, Quincy, IL
Board Certified Family Medicine 2000

 

 

Daniel Wujek, MD

University of Illinois, 1997 B.S. Pre-Med
University of Illinois, Rockford 2001 Doctor of Medicine
Residency - Medical College of Wisconsin, Waukesha, WI
Board Certified Family Medicine 2004

Laura Watt, MD

Blackburn College, 2010 B.A. Biology

University of Illinois College of Medicine, 2014 Doctor of Medicine 

Residency - Union Hospital in Terre Haute, Indiana

Board Certified Family Medicine 2017

Phillip Johnson, MD

North Park College, 1976 B.S. Science
University of Illinois, Chicago, 1987 Doctor of Medicine
Residency - University of Illinois College of Medicine, Rockford, IL
Fellowship in Obstetrics and Gynecology for Family Practice, 1991
Board Certified Family Medicine, 1990

 

A. Elaine Fisher, MD

McKendree College, 1995 B.S.N.
Southern Illinois University, 1999 Doctor of Medicine
Residency - SIU Family Practice Program, Springfield, IL
Board Certified Family Medicine 2003

Keith Cochran, MD

Southern Illinois University Carbondale, 2000 B.A. Physiology
Southern Illinois University Springfield, 2006 Doctor of Medicine 
Residency - SIU Family Practice Program, Peoria, IL 
Board Certified Family Medicine 2009 

Starting in 2020

Johnny Mihelcic, MD

University of Illinois, 2011, B.S. Molecular and Cellular Biology

University of Illinois College of Medicine, 2016 Doctor of Medicine 

Residency - IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital, Muncie, Indiana

Anticipated start at LFPC: Fall 2020

PROVIDERS

Theresa Snyders, FNP-C

Certified Nurse Practitioner
Joined Litchfield Family Practice Center in 2013
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, 1998 RN

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, 2013 NP

 

 

 

Our Nurse Practitioner and Physician Assistant Providers
Kathleen Johnson, FNP-BC

Family Nurse Practitioner Board Certified
Joined Litchfield Family Practice Center in 1991
North Park College, Chicago 1975 B.S.N.
University of Illinois, Chicago 1980 M.S.N. Family Nurse Practitioner

 

 

 

Melissa K. Blume, PA-C

Physician Assistant Certified
Joined Litchfield Family Practice Center in 2010
Truman State University, 2005 B.S. Health Science
St. Louis University, 2009 M.M.S Physician Assistant

 

 

 

Lori Hopwood, FNP-BC

Family Nurse Practitioner Board Certified

Women's Health Nurse Practitioner Board Certified
Joined Litchfield Family Practice Center in 2012

Lincoln Land Community College, 1983 A.D.N.
University of Illinois Springfield, 1998 B.S.N.

University of Illinois Springfield, 2002 M.P.H.

University of Cincinnati, 2008 M.S.N.
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, 2012 Post Master's F.N.P.

Denise Johnson-Pritchett, FNP-BC

Certified Nurse Practitioner
Joined Litchfield Family Practice Center in 2015
Deaconess College of Nursing, 1996 BSN

Southern Illinois University EdwardSville, 2001 FNP

 

 

 

Theresa Snyders, FNP-BC

Certified Nurse Practitioner
Joined Litchfield Family Practice Center in 2016
Maryville University, School of Nursing, 2002 BSN

Maryville University, School of Nursing, 2011 FNP

 

 

 

Amber Ishmael, FNP-C

Certified Nurse Practitioner
Joined Litchfield Family Practice Center in 2017

Maryville University, 2009 BHS
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, 2014 RN

Chamberlain College of Nursing, 2017 FNP

 

 

 

Janis Collins, FNP-BC

Family Nurse Practitioner Board Certified
Joined Litchfield Family Practice Center in 2005
Lincoln Land Community College, 1992 A.D.N
University of Illinois Springfield, 1999 B.S.N.
Southern Illinois University, 2003 M.S.N. Family Nurse Practitioner

 

 

 

Jessica Walker, FNP-BC

Certified Nurse Practitioner
Joined Litchfield Family Practice Center in 2011
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, 2002 B.S.N.
Univeristy of Phoenix, 2007 M.S.N.
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, 2010 Post Master's F.N.P.

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, 2018 Doctor of Nursing Practice D.N.P.

 

 

 

Shanel Rhodes, PA-C

Physician Assistant Certified
Joined Litchfield Family Practice Center in 2013
University of Illinois; 2001  BS Food Science and Human Nutrition-Dietetics

Eastern Illinois, 2002 MS Family Consumer Sciences-Dietetics

SIU School of Medicine; 2013 MSPA

Registered Dietician and Certified Diabetes Educator

 

 

 

Emma Dragovich, FNP-BC

Certified Nurse Practitioner
Joined Litchfield Family Practice Center in 2016
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, 2010 BSN

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, 2014 FNP

 

 

 

Vicky Fuller, FNP-BC

Certified Nurse Practitioner
Joined Litchfield Family Practice Center in 2017
Lincoln Land Community College, 1980

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, 2014 RN

Maryville University, 2017 FNP

 

 

 

Kelly Knackstedt, FNP-C

Certified Nurse Practitioner
Joined Litchfield Family Practice Center in 2019

Southwestern Illinois College, Belleville, IL - Associates

Goldfarb School of Nursing at Barnes Jewish College- St. Louis, 2012 RN

Maryville University, St. Louis, 2018 FNP

 

 

 

Our Mental and Behavioral Health Providers
Sheila Thomas, MD

Oceania University School of Medicine in Apia, Samoa

Psychiatry Residency, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine

Family Medicine Residency, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine

Physician Assistant 1986 to 2009

 

 

 

Jennifer Johnson, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Joined Litchfield Family Practice Center in 2003
University of Missouri, B.S. Social Work 1990
University of Missouri, M.S.W 1991

 

 

 

Litchfield Family Practice

1285 Franciscan Drive

Litchfield, IL 62056

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