Specialists

Suresh Nair MD (Owner)

Dr. Suresh NairBoard Certified Internal Medicine Specialist. Raised in the NY and New Jersey area, Trained at St. Vincents Medical center in NYC and Monclair Medical Center/UMDNJ in NJ. He has been a hospitalist prior to private practice, and enjoys critical care, Geriatrics, outpatient, Nursing homes, inpatient rounds, and Bariatric medicine. Keeps busy with Professional speaking, music, enjoying time with children, business development, and travel.

 

 

 

 

Pamela Alvey – Nurse Practitioner (Owner)

Pamela Alvey – Nurse PractitionerMy name is Pamela Alvey. I am a Board Certified Nurse Practitioner practicing since 2001. I have been practicing now for fourteen years. My background includes Internal Medicine, Family Practice, Physical Medicine and Rehab, Endocrinology, Pain Management, and Geriatrics. I am entrepreneurial. I currently am part owner of two companies and am happily married with four beautiful children.

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Kimberly Cashion – Nurse Practitioner (Owner)

Kimberly Cashion – Nurse PractitionerKim has been a Family Nurse Practitioner since 2000. She graduated from Murray State University with a BSN and Spalding University with her MSN. She is Board Certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner.

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Christopher Cooper – Physician Assistant

Christopher Cooper - Board Certified Physician AssistantMy name is Christopher Cooper. I am a Board Certified Physician Assistant, and I have been practicing now for 13 years. My background includes: General Surgery, Emergency and Internal Medicine. Also, I’m a proud U.S. Veteran. I’m fairly new to being an entrepreneur and am looking forward to building our practice. I am happily married with 3 sons and we live in Oldham County.

 

 

 

 

 

Kristin Farnsley – APRN, CPN

Kristin Farnsley – Nurse PractitionerGraduated from Western Kentucky University in 2015 with her Family Nurse Practitioner degree. She has worked for ECHC since April 2017. She is currently enrolled in a Post Masters Certificate program for Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, to be completed in August 2019. Happily married and Expecting her first little one in January!

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cheryl Carter – Nurse Practitioner

Cheryl Carter – Nurse PractitionerMy name is Cheryl Carter. I am a board certified Family Nurse Practitioner. I was born and raised in Kentucky. I have been practicing nursing for over 16 years. I graduated from IWU with my FNP in 2017. My background includes endoscopy, pre-op and PACU, and women’s health. I am married to my best friend and have 5 beautiful children and 8 amazing grandchildren.

 

 

 

 

Teresa Bell – Nurse Practitioner

Teresa Bell – Nurse PractitionerCertified Nurse Family Nurse Practitioner with over 33 years experience in Healthcare. Certified Nurse’s Aid/Medical Assistant 1985-1997. Graduate of University of Kentucky with ADN in 1997. Graduate of IWU with BSN in 2011 and MSN 2015. Experienced in multiple settings including: Family practice, ED, ICU, Pediatrics, Geriatrics, Home Health, Med-Surgical and Wound Care. Active member of the AANP.

 

 

 

 

Melissa Patterson – Nurse Practitioner

Melissa Patterson certified nurse practitionerI am a board certified nurse practitioner. I graduated from Frontier Nursing University in 2014. My background includes over 25 years of nursing experience. I worked in neuro ICU for 13 yrs, geriatrics and medical surgical for over 10 years and urgent care.

 

 

 

 

Diane Sawyer – Nurse Practitioner

Diane Sawyer – Nurse PractitionerMy name is Diane Sawyer. I am a Board-Certified Family Nurse Practitioner, and I have been practicing for two years. My background includes thirty- one years as a Registered Nurse in Cardiac Care, Primary Care, Business Management, Home Health, and Transitional Care Nursing.

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Abby Romans – LPN

Abby Romans, LPNI graduated nursing school and have been working as a nurse since 2009. My background includes  geriatrics, wound care, education, staff development and end of life care. I am happily married with three handsome boys.

 

 

 

 

Tina Smith – Narcotic Manager

Tina SmithMy name is Tina Smith. I have worked in the medical field for 25 years as a Certified Nursing Assistant, Medical Assistant and Case Management. I am from Louisville Kentucky and the proud mother of 3 beautiful kids. My passion is patient advocacy and working with the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline.

 

 

 

 

Natalie Graham – Referral Manager

I have a dual role as Referral Manager/ medical assistant for Dr Klein and have been with Extended Care House Calls since 2016. We have an amazing team here and what we do is so rewarding; it just makes it easy to love what I do. My husband Brandon and I have three kiddos that keep us on our toes! We can usually be found at some pizza joint or ballpark but we also live for family movie night. I am a proud Louisvillian and graduate of the University of Louisville. GO CARDS!

 

 

 

 

Jackie Holland – Medical Assistant

Jackie medical assistantMy name is Jackie Holland. I have been a medical assistant since 1998. I have been with ECHC since 2017 and I love helping take care of our patients. I am the proud mother of 2 boys.

 

 

 

 

Nikki Allen – Medical Assistant

Nikki Allen medical assistantI have been in the medical field for over 15 years and a medical assistant for the last 12. I love working in the medical field. A I have a 12 year old daughter and a 10 month old son who are my world. I spend my time with my kids when I am not working.

 

 

 

 

Kayla Long – Medical Assistant

I have been a Medical Assistant since 2008, I graduated from Kaplan University in 2015 with my associates in Human Services,and my career focus has been in long term care with the geriatric population.I am married and have two children.