Below is a listing of medical and dental providers. We encourage you to select one of our health care providers as your primary care provider. Your “PCP” will provide most of your health care and keep a record of your health and your care. If you need special care for a health problem, your PCP will guide you in this process. NOTE: Rural Health pediatricians provide coverage at Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital.
Please note that our providers are unable to give advice via email. If you have a medical or dental question, please call to make an appointment.

Corporate Office
Dr. Joan Lingen – OB/GYN-General Health Care for Women
Chief Medical Officer
Ages Seen: Females (age 16+)
Education: Chicago Medical School
Residency: Naval Hospital, San Diego CA
Awards/Board Certification: Fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology and board certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Special Interests: Office gynecology and application of electronic technology in clinical practice.
Joined Rural Health in 2006.
Scott Wolpin, DMD.Dr. Scott Wolpin
Chief Dental Officer
Education: Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, Boston
Residency: Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore
Awards: State of Maryland Distinguished Service Award for service in public health and Association of Clinicians for the Underserved’s Clinician Hero of 2015
Board Certification: Northeast Regional and National Dental Board Examinations
Special Interests: Community practice addressing public health dental needs.

Joined Rural Health in 2013.
Atlantic Community Health Center
Jeanne Roll, MD.Dr. Jeanne Roll – Internal Medicine/Geriatrics
Center Clinical Director
Ages Seen: Adults and Children
Education: University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, New Jersey
Residency: Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas
Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine (with additional qualifications in Geriatrics)
Special Interests: Geriatrics and osteopathic manipulative medicine.
Joined Rural Health in 1993.
Dr. Mike Basuel – Internal Medicine
Ages Seen: Adults
Education: University of the Philippines College of Medicine
Residency/Fellowship: Internal Medicine residency at Jersey City Medical Center/Seton Hall University; Nephrology fellowship at Virginia Commonwealth University
Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine  (Internal Medicine and Nephrology)
Other: Speaks Tagalog
Special Interests: Kidney diseases and hypertension.
NOTE: Dr. Basuel sees patients on Mondays and Tuesdays.
Joined Rural Health in 2022.
Mike Crum – Family Nurse Practitioner
Ages Seen: Adults
Education: Wilmington University, Wilmington, DE
Special Interests: Geriatrics and cardiology. 
Joined Rural Health in 2022.
Jenn Eaton – Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
Ages Seen: Children and adults up to age 21
Education: Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN
Board Certification: Pediatric Nursing Certification Board
Special Interests: Caring for children of all ages, particularly children with autism; working with foster families and first-time parents
Joined Rural Health in 2022.
David Hoshino, MD.Dr. David Hoshino – Family Medicine/Geriatrics
Ages Seen: Adults
Education: University of Pennsylvania
Residency: University of Vermont
Board Certification: American Board of Family Practice (with additional qualifications in Geriatrics)
Other Certifications: DOT Certified Medical Examiner for Commercial Driver Licenses
Special Interests: Geriatrics.
Joined Rural Health in 1988.
Jean Laughman – Family Nurse Practitioner
Ages Seen: Adults and Children (age 12+)
Board Certification: American Nurses Credentialing Center
Special Interests: Women’s health, diabetes, and veteran’s issues.
NOTE: Offers NEXPLANON, a long-term birth control option implanted in your arm.
Joined Rural Health in 2018.
Tyler Rodriguez-Lichtenberg – Family Nurse Practitioner
Ages Seen: Adults and Children (age 2+)
Education: University of Miami
Board Certification: American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
Special Interests: Public health.
Joined Rural Health in 2021.Book an appointment with Tyler Rodriguez-Lichtenberg online!
Chincoteague Island Community Health Center
Dr. Macy Rupprecht – Family Medicine
Center Clinical Director
Ages Seen:
Adults and Children
Education:
Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine at Virginia Tech
Residency:
Via Christi Family Medicine Residency, Wichita KS
Board Certification:
American Board of Family Physicians and American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians
Other Certifications:
Natural family planning medical consultant
Special Interests: Treating women and children, international medicine; natural family planning; trauma informed care; and osteopathic manipulative therapy.Joined Rural Health in 2019.Book an appointment with Dr. Rupprecht online!
Lauren Evoniuk – Physician Assistant/Associate
Ages Seen: Adults and Children (age 6+)
Education: Shenandoah University
Board Certification: National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
Special Interests: Lifestyle and preventative medicine, and women’s health.
Joined Rural Health in 2022. Book an appointment with Lauren Evoniuk online!
Eastville Community Health Center
Dr. Ian Giles – Family Medicine
Center
Clinical Director
Ages Seen: Adults and Children
Education: Medical College of Virginia (Virginia Commonwealth University)
Residency: VCU-Bon Secours St. Francis Family Medicine Residency Program
Board Certification: American Board of Family Medicine
Other Certifications: DOT Certified Medical Examiner for Commercial Driver Licenses
Special Interests: Comprehensive family medicine/primary care, men’s health, procedures and community engagement.
NOTE: Offers NEXPLANON, a long-term birth control option implanted in your arm.
Joined Rural Health in 2019.

Dr. Jesse Wingate – Licensed Clinical Psychologist
Director of Behavioral Health
Education: Virginia Commonwealth University
Residency: Cherokee Health Systems Health Service Psychology internship
NOTE: Dr. Wingate provides integrated behavioral health consultations for existing Rural Health primary care patients.
Joined Rural Health in 2020.
Jynnifer Albano – Family Nurse Practitioner
Ages Seen: Adults and Children
Education: University of Virginia
Board Certification: American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
Other Certifications: DOT Certified Medical Examiner for Commercial Driver Licenses
Special Interests: Diabetes and nutrition.
Joined Rural Health in 2014.
Colleen Forst – Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
Ages Seen: Adults
Education: University of Missouri
Board Certification: Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner – Board Certified
NOTE: Ms. Forst provides consultation for existing Rural Health primary care patients upon referral by a Rural Health provider.
Joined Rural Health in 2021.
A.K. Giles – Licensed Professional Counselor
Ages Seen: Children (age 10+) and Adults through age 25 
Education: Master of Education in Clinical Mental Health Counseling
Residency: Completed Residency in Licensed Professional Counseling
Board Certification: Licensed Professional Counselor – Board Certified
Special Interests: LGBTQIA+ patients and patients on the autism spectrum.
NOTE: Ms. Giles provides consultation for existing Rural Health primary care patients – on Tuesdays and Wednesdays – upon referral by a Rural Health provider.
Joined Rural Health in 2022.
Nancy Hargis – Family Nurse Practitioner
Ages Seen: Adults and Children (age 16+)
Education: Old Dominion University
Board Certification: American Academy of Nurse Practitioners as a Family Practice Nurse Practitioner
Other Certifications: DOT Certified Medical Examiner for Commercial Driver Licenses
Special Interests: Family medicine and teenagers.
Joined Rural Health in 2007.
Emily Patrick – Physician Assistant/Associate
Ages Seen: Adults and Children (age 2+)
Education: Le Moyne College, Syracuse, NY
Board Certification: National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
Special Interests: Women’s health, pediatrics/adolescents, mental health, sexual health, healthy lifestyle, and preventative medicine.
NOTE: Offers NEXPLANON, a long-term birth control option implanted in your arm. Sees patients Tuesdays at the Eastville center.
Joined Rural Health in 2018.
Cathy Riopel, MD.Dr. Cathy Riopel – Pediatrician
Ages Seen: Children
Education: University of Virginia Medical School
Residency: Louisiana State University Medical College Charity Hospital, New Orleans
Awards/Board Certification: Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics
Joined Rural Health in 1992.
Book an appointment with Dr. Cathy Riopel online – for ages 0-18!
David Riopel, MD.Dr. David Riopel – Pediatrician
Ages Seen: Children
Education: University of Virginia Medical School
Residency: Louisiana State University Medical College Charity Hospital, New Orleans
Awards/Board Certification: Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics
Joined Rural Health in 1992.
Book an appointment with Dr. David Riopel online – for ages 0-18!
Grace St. Pierre – Family Nurse Practitioner
Ages Seen: Adults and Children
Education: Simmons University, Boston MA
Board Certification: American Academy of Nurse Practitioners & American College of Lifestyle Medicine  
Special Interests: Lifestyle medicine, pediatrics, women’s health and chronic disease management (managing hypertension for example).
NOTE: offers IUD insertion, a form of birth control. Sees patients Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.
Joined Rural Health in 2022.
Dr. Kelly Washburn – Family Medicine
Ages Seen: Adults and Children
Education: American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine
Residency: University of Pennsylvania/Chestnut Hill Family Practice
Board Certification: American Board of Family Medicine
Other Certifications: DOT Certified Medical Examiner for Commercial Driver Licenses
Special Interests: Occupational medicine (treatment of work-related injuries and illnesses), surgical procedures, travel medicine, wound care, and adolescent medicine.
NOTE: Sees patients Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.
Joined Rural Health in 2019.
Onley Community Health Center
Dr. Tom Hollandsworth – Family Medicine
Center Clinical Director
Ages Seen: Adults and Children
Education: Eastern Virginia Medical School
Residency: Michigan State University
Board Certification: American Board of Family Medicine
Other Certifications: DOT Certified Medical Examiner for Commercial Driver Licenses
Special Interests: Family medicine, preventative medicine and DOT physicals.
Joined Rural Health in 1999.Book an appointment with Dr. Hollandsworth online!
Laura Crum – Family Nurse Practitioner
Ages Seen: Adults and Children (age 16+)
Education: Wilmington University in Georgetown, DE
Board Certification: American Association of Nurse Practitioners
Special Interests: Women’s health and caring for the elderly.
Joined Rural Health in 2022.
Sierra Cuppett- Physician Assistant/Associate
Ages Seen: Adults and Children (age 2+)
Education: Shenandoah University
Board Certification: National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
Special Interests: Women’s health, musculoskeletal disorders, preventive, integrative and holistic medicine and adolescents. NOTE: Offers NEXPLANON, a long-term birth control option implanted in your arm.
Joined Rural Health in 2016.
Lucas Fussell, NPLucas Fussell – Family Nurse Practitioner
Ages Seen:
Adults and Children
Education: Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing
Board Certification: American Academy of Nurse Practitioners as a Family Nurse Practitioner
Other Certifications: Tobacco Treatment Specialist and DOT Certified Medical Examiner for Commercial Driver Licenses
NOTA: Habla español.
Special Interests: Hispanic/Latino, migrant, men’s, LGBTQ, and sexual health; diabetes; wellness and preventive care including PrEP (Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis to prevent HIV. Follow the link to learn about PrEP.)
NOTE: Offers NEXPLANON, a long-term birth control option implanted in your arm.
Joined Rural Health in 2012.
Dr. Al Halls – Family Medicine
Ages Seen: Adults and Children
Education: Creighton University, Omaha, NE
Residency: Lincoln Medical Education Foundation Family Practice, Lincoln, NE
Board Certification: American Board of Family Medicine
Other Certifications: DOT Certified Medical Examiner for Commercial Driver Licenses
NOTE: Dr. Halls does immigration physicals.
Special Interests: Treating children.
Joined Rural Health in 2014.
Tori Houtrouw – Physician Assistant/Associate
Ages Seen: Adults and Children
Education: Harding University, Searcy, Arkansas
Board Certification: National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
Special Interests: Pediatrics and Women’s Health
NOTE: Offers NEXPLANON, a long-term birth control option implanted in your arm.
Joined Rural Health in 2018.
Dr. Joan Lingen – OB/GYN-General Health Care for Women
Chief Medical Officer
Ages Seen: Females (age 16+)
Education: Chicago Medical School
Residency: Naval Hospital, San Diego CA
Awards/Board Certification: Fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology and board certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Special Interests: Office gynecology and application of electronic technology in clinical practice.

NOTE: Dr. Lingen sees patients one Saturday per month.
Joined Rural Health in 2006.
Jennifer Lucas Physician Assistant/Associate
Ages Seen:
Adults and Children (age 2+)
Education: Campbell University
Board Certification: National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
Other Certifications: DOT Certified Medical Examiner for Commercial Driver Licenses
Special Interests: Women’s health, preventive medicine and diabetes.
Joined Rural Health in 2014.
Dr. Nicole Marsh – Pediatrician
Lead Pediatrician
Ages Seen: Children
Education: University of Virginia School of Medicine
Residency: Johns Hopkins Hospital
Board Certification: American Board of Pediatrics
Joined Rural Health in 2012. Book an appointment with Dr. Marsh online – for ages 0-18!
Dr. Brownhilda Ngwang Pediatrician
Ages Seen: Children
Education: Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine at Virginia Tech
Residency: Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University
Board Certification: American Board of Pediatrics
Special Interests: Everything pediatrics!
Joined Rural Health in 2022.Book an appointment with Dr. Ngwang online – for ages 0-18!
Emily Patrick – Physician Assistant/Associate
Ages Seen: Adults and Children (age 2+)
Education: Le Moyne College, Syracuse, NY
Board Certification: National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
Special Interests: Women’s health, pediatrics/adolescents, mental health, sexual health, healthy lifestyle, and preventative medicine.
NOTE: Offers NEXPLANON, a long-term birth control option implanted in your arm. Sees patients four days per week at the Onley center.
Joined Rural Health in 2018.
Dr. Margaret Stiles – Family Medicine
Ages Seen: Adults and Adolescents (age 12+)
Education: Eastern Virginia Medical School
Residency: Eastern Virginia Medical School
Board Certification: American Board of Family Medicine
Joined Rural Health in 2020.Book an appointment with Dr. Stiles online – for ages 12+!
Dental
Dr. Colleen Daley – Dentist
Education: Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry
Residency: General Dentistry Residency with U.S. Army at Fort Riley, KS
Special Interests: Treat Respective Underserved Multitude Patiently
NOTE: Dr. Daley sees patients on Mondays and Tuesdays.

Joined Rural Health in 2020.
Dr. Joe Drake – Dentist
Franktown Dental Clinical Director
Education:
University of Minnesota School of Dentistry
Residency and Training: AAID: American Academy of Implant Dentistry Maxi-course 2012 350CE 1 year Georgia; Invisalign (Orthodontics) 2008/2019, and Mini-pediatric Residency at University of Minnesota 2015
Special Interests: Oral surgery, dental implants and Invisalign.
Joined Rural Health in 2020.
Heather Fleming – Dental Hygienist
Education: University of Maryland, Baltimore – Dental Hygiene Program
Special Interests: Public health.
Joined Rural Health in 2017.
Erin Fox – Dental Hygienist
Education: Virginia Commonwealth University
Special Interests: Public health dentistry, treatment of diabetic patients and veterans.
Joined Rural Health in 2022
Dr. Carsten Frey- Dentist
Education: University of Maryland School of Dentistry
Residency: Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency with Lutheran Medical, Federalsburg, MD
Special Interests: Complex medical dental interactions. Treating entire families.
Joined Rural Health in 2015.
Karen Gannon – Dental Hygienist
Education:
Northampton County Community College, Bethlehem, PA

Joined Rural Health in 2021.
Dr. Scott Goodove – Oral Surgeon
Education:
Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry
Residency: Seton Hall School of Graduate Medical Education, Nutley NJ
Board Certification: American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
NOTE: Dr. Goodove treats patients referred by Rural Health dentists.
Joined Rural Health in 2021.
Ed Griggs, DDS.Dr. Ed Griggs – Dentist
Education:
Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry
Residency: McGuire Veterans Administration Medical Center, Richmond, VA
Awards: Fellow of the American College of Dentists, the Academy of General Dentistry and the International College of Dentists.
Special Interests: Prosthodontics.
Joined Rural Health in 2008.
Angel Magette – Dental Hygienist
Education:
Old Dominion University

Special Interests: Education and improving oral health.
Joined Rural Health in 2019.
Dr. Tiffany Nightengale – Dentist
Ages seen: 6 months to age 18
Education: University of Louisville School of Dentistry
Special Interests: Public health and pediatric dentistry.

NOTE: Dr. Nightengale sees patients Monday – Thursday.
Joined Rural Health in 2018.
Alison ParksDental Hygienist
Education: Old Dominion University
Special Interests: Public health and oral health education.
Joined Rural Health in 2018.
Dr. Kevin Rodriguez-Lichtenberg – Pediatric Dentist
Ages seen: 0 to age 21
Education: Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry
Residency: Nicklaus Children’s Hospital, Miami FL
Board Certification: Board-Eligible, American Board of Pediatric Dentistry & Certified in Public Health, National Board of Public Health Examiners
NOTE: Dr. Rodriguez-Lichtenberg also has a Master’s degree in Public Health. 
NOTA: Habla español.
Special Interests: Minimally-invasive dentistry, interceptive orthodontics, special health care needs, dental public health and value-based care, creating an early dental home for children & dental education/didactics and curriculum development
Joined Rural Health in 2022.
Stephanie Shelley, DDS.Dr. Stephanie Shelley – Dentist
Education: Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry
Residency: Fletcher Allen Hospital, Burlington VT

NOTE: Dr. Shelley sees patients Monday – Wednesday and Friday.
Joined Rural Health in 2005.
Dr. Christina Ulloa – Dentist
Eastville Dental Clinical Director
Education:
Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry

Board Certification: Virginia Board of Dentistry
Special Interests: Public health and under served populations.
Joined Rural Health in 2020.
Dr. Randi Wingate- Dentist
Education: Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry
Board Certification: Virginia Board of Dentistry
Special Interests: Public health.
Joined Rural Health in 2016.