Family Medicine Residency Coordinator
624 E. Front Ave.
Spokane, WA 99202
P (509) 626-9900
F (509) 626-9920
Family Medicine Residency Spokane has 32 residents who practice at Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center, the Family Medicine Residency clinic (Spokane Teaching Health Clinic) and in other locations.
Dr. Boisvert was born in Fort Collins, Colorado. She completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Colorado and medical school at the Medical College of Wisconsin. She enjoys cooking, biking, yoga and spending time with her husband. Dr. Boisvert is interested in obstetrics and full-spectrum family medicine.
Dr. Brown is originally from California. She grew up there and in Wisconsin. She earned her B.S. in kinesiology and nutrition from San Diego State University, her master’s in public health from Touro University and her medical degree from American University of the Caribbean in St. Maarten. She has four beautiful fur kids (two cats, two dogs) and enjoys running, yoga, cooking and baking, reading and anything outdoors, especially backpacking and hiking. Dr. Brown is interested in rural, full-spectrum family medicine with an emphasis in OB, women’s health, and public health.
Dr. Clark was born and raised in northwest Montana. He attended Carroll College for his undergraduate degree and completed his medical training at Pacific Northwest University. He and his wife, Erin, enjoy spending their free time travelling, cooking and exploring the outdoors.
Dr. Edminster was born in Spokane. He attended and wrestled for Mead High School. He has four siblings and 10 nieces and nephews. His dad is a retired ER doctor, his mom an ARNP who practices in Spokane. He married his wife Melissa last August; they’re expecting their first child in December. He enjoys working outside, hiking/camping, fly fishing, rock climbing, coaching wrestling, board games, and historical novels. Dr. Edminster hopes to go back to Montana (his actual home) to practice full-spectrum family medicine.
Dr. Fernando grew up in Cleveland, Tennessee and went to college at Union College in Lincoln, Nebraska, where he studied international rescue and relief. That’s where he also met wife Rachel, who was studying to be a physician assistant. They have been married for more than three years. They love the outdoors: hiking, backpacking or rock climbing. His hobbies include jogging, stock market investing, and time-lapse photography.
Dr. Kobes is happily married to her husband Kelly. They have a young son, Jack, with whom she spends much of her free time. In their spare time they enjoy fishing, hiking, camping, hunting, gardening, spending time with family, music, and tractor restoration. They recently moved from Wilbur, Washington, where they were members of their community band. Dr. Kobes plans to move back to a rural area after her residency.
Dr. Miller was born and raised in The Dalles, Oregon. She lived in Colorado and California and is excited to move to Washington. She originally studied to be a math teacher, but after two years of teaching middle school math, she decided to switch careers to medicine. She and her husband, Nan, love spending time together and with their families. They also love the outdoors, playing games, watching sports, traveling and going to movies.
Dr. Miller grew up on a farm in south central Minnesota. He has a degree in biology from the University of Minnesota Duluth, where he also attended medical school and focused on rural family medicine. He is also interested in sports medicine. He and his wife, Kati, an elementary school teacher, enjoy music, cooking, home brewing beer, and watching baseball games. He also enjoys cycling and golf.
Dr. Sakamoto-Chun was born and raised in Aiea, Hawaii. She graduated from Texas Christian University in 2008 and went to work as a liaison for patients. She earned her Master’s of Science in Medical Science from North Texas Health Science Center and then attended the Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine and earned her DO. She enjoys time with family and friends, home-cooked meals, movies, and outdoor activities.
Dr. Sowerwine grew up in Wyoming, where she learned to love the outdoors, animals and adventure. She earned her undergraduate degree at the University of Montana and her medical degree from the University of Washington. Her interests include maternal child health, adolescents and global health. Away from work, she spends time with family, friends, and her two dogs. She likes gardening, crafting, hiking, climbing, and water.
Dr. Williams is originally from New Jersey. He spent 12 years in the state of Maine, most in an off-the-grid cabin he built in the woods, before going to medical school at the University of Colorado. He has worked as a wooden boat builder, a carpenter, and an EMT, among other jobs. He enjoys hunting, fishing, hiking with his dog, and gardening. Dr. Williams intends to practice family medicine in a rural setting after his residency.
Dr. Enghusen received her Doctor of Osteopathy degree at Pacific Northwest University College of Osteopathic Medicine. She grew up in Vancouver, WA and received her Bachelor’s of Science from Pacific University in Forest Grove OR. She graduated with a Master’s of Biomedical Science with a concentration in Stem Cell Biology and Neurobiology from University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. She has spent the past year doing a Transitional Rotation at Sky Ridge Medical Center in Lone Tree CO. Kristian enjoys drinking coffee, hiking with her dog, snowboarding and reading a good book with a glass of wine. She is interested in adding Obstetrics into her future practice and looks forward to gaining the experience needed. Dr. Enghusen embraces the osteopathic philosophy and is enthusiastic about continuing her residency journey with the Family Medicine program at Providence Sacred Heart.
Dr. Hendel is from Portland, OR and went to Univ. of Oregon for her undergraduate work. She has received her Masters in Education, taught high school science, and coached track & field for 8 years in Portland and West Africa before going back to medical school. She went to Western University of Health Sciences in Lebanon, OR. Her spare time is dominated by rivers, reading, tacos, travel, house projects, and updating her famous cat's Instagram account. Dr. Hendel wants to focus on providing culturally competent care: specifically meeting the unique needs of the LGBTQ population, the underserved, and the underinsured in the Northwest.
Dr. Jackson grew up on a dairy farm in northern Minnesota. She ventured far away to the land of corn fields to obtain her B.S. in Biochemistry from Iowa State University. She then attended medical school at the University of Minnesota – Duluth and participated in RPAP, a nine month rotation at a critical access hospital, where she fell in love with rural, full-spectrum family medicine. Outside of medicine, she is found adventuring outdoors (running, cycling, swimming, hiking, climbing, kayaking, bow hunting and skiing) or traveling the world.
Dr. Karim was born and raised in Southern California, but has always enjoyed the cooler weather and mountain scenery. He completed his undergraduate degree in Biology at Cal Poly Pomona, while coaching high school basketball and working in parks and recreation. He earned his medical degree from Western University of Health Sciences. He and his wife love to explore the outdoors. In his free time, you can find him hiking, road tripping, at the gym, or catching up on his beloved So Cal sports teams. Dr. Karim's love for athletics motivates him toward a future in sports medicine.
Dr. Kraeva grew up in a small town in Southwestern Russia and moved to Arizona with her family as a teenager. She received a B.S. in Nursing from the University of Arizona in Tucson. After working as an ICU nurse for a short while, she went back to her Alma Mater for an M.D. degree. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her friends and family, traveling, cooking, boxing, hiking, skiing, snowboarding, and doing anything that involves the beach.
Dr. Pham was born in Vietnam and attended Rogers HS in Spokane. He completed his BS in Biology at Western Washington University received his Medical Degree from Creighton University School of Medicine. He enjoys being lighthearted, spending time with his family, playing the Viola, sports, and outdoors activities. Dr. Pham is excited to be trained in family medicine to connect with underserved patients and help facilitate the same opportunities of success that he had growing up in an environment with socioeconomic challenges.
Dr. Rall was born in Alaska and grew up moving from place to place as a military child; she has lived in Germany and several states in the US, but spent the most time in Alaska. She completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Alaska Anchorage, where she met her husband Shane. Together they completed medical school through the Alaska WWAMI program at the University of Washington School of Medicine, after which they Couples Matched in Family Medicine and Psychiatry. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, playing with her ferrets, horseback riding, rock climbing, fishing and camping, board game nights, and when time allows, snuggling up in a pile of blankets with a good book.
Dr. Repsold was born in Madrid, Spain, where his parents were missionaries at the time, but they moved to Spokane when he was four. He went to Whitworth University here for college, and then left for California to attend Medical School at Loma Linda University. He and his wife, Stacie (whom he met on a blind date) are excited to be back in Spokane. They enjoy camping, movies, food, church, reading, gardening, and spending time with their families.
Dr. Robinson was born and raised in Austin, Texas. He completed his undergraduate degree in Molecular Biology from Brigham Young University and attended medical school at the University of North Texas. Outside of medicine he enjoys hanging out with family and fellow residents, running, cycling, camping, and all other things outdoors. Dr. Robinson is interested in rural and international relief medicine.
Dr. Schultz was born in Germany and grew up as the third child of five, in a military family who moved many times and traveled all over the US and Europe. She attended college at James Madison University, studying Kinesiology. From there she explored the west coast and moved to Spokane to earn a MS in Exercise Physiology at WSU-Spokane. Primary care has always been her career goal. She attended Lincoln Memorial University for her medical degree, before returning to Spokane to complete residency. When not at work, she enjoys being active outside. Favorite past times include running, triathlon, soccer, skiing, camping, family time, and her most recent hobby—bow hunting.
Dr. Tetz was raised in Portland, Oregon and educated in eastern Washington. He received his bachelors in nursing at Walla Walla University in 2007 and then worked as an acute care nurse in Portland. In 2013 he enrolled at Pacific Northwest University and set off for the Palm Springs of Washington. He enjoys road trips, eating, hiking, and spending time with his friends and family. Dr. Tetz is interested in end-of-life care, LGBTQ health, women's health, and public policy.
Dr. Webber was born and raised in the Chicago suburbs. She completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Illinois at Chicago and medical school at the University of Pittsburgh. After spending many summers in the mountainous west with her family, she decided to move her puppy and rabbit across the country for residency. She likes to bake, garden, hike, and spend time with her family and friends.
Steven was born in California but has lived throughout the various regions of the the United States including stops to Maryland, Ohio, Texas, and most recently Washington! He completed his medical school training at the University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth, Texas. His interests in medicine include helping the underserved/international medicine, obstetrics, sports, inpatient medicine, and pretty much all the variety that the field of family medicine has to offer. His interests outside of medicine includes exploring cities/trails, amateur photography, NBA basketball, snowboarding, board/card games, and his favorite is seeing people live life filled with smiles!
Dr. Ingram grew up in Dayton, Ohio. He first met his now-wife, Laura, when they were placed in the same first grade class. They both attended the University of Cincinnati to pursue degrees in biomedical engineering. It was in college that he discovered his love for medicine, particularly through working with the homeless and underserved in Cincinnati. He hopes to practice full-spectrum family and community medicine while advocating for the poor and vulnerable. In his free time, he enjoys cooking, listening to jazz music, traveling, and spending time in nature with Laura and their beagle, Bowie.
Dr. Lambrecht was born and raised in Tioga, North Dakota. She completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Mary, where she also ran cross country, and her medical degree at the University of North Dakota. In her free time, she enjoys hiking, golfing, running, spearfishing, and reading. Dr. Lambrecht intends to practice rural family medicine with an emphasis on women’s health and obstetrics.
Dr. Lantimo was born in Port-au-Prince Haiti. She moved to Spokane WA in 2001 where she learned English and got her BA in International studies at Gonzaga University. She then went on to get her Biology degree at Eastern WA University. She attended medical school at Nova Southeastern University in Florida. She is glad to be back in the Northwest. She is interested in Women’s Health and one day hopes to work as a physician in Haiti. Outside of medicine, she enjoys spending time with her husband and young son.
Dr Luchetti was born and raised on the South Shore of Massachusetts, and completed her undergraduate studies in Public Health at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. She then attended the Frank H Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac in Connecticut. She has now traveled across the country for residency to experience Full Spectrum Family Medicine training. Her interests in medicine include; rural family medicine, women health, and emergency medicine. Away from work she likes to hike, cook, cross country ski, and spend time with friends.
Dr. Ouellette was born and raised in Tucson, Arizona where she also attended undergrad and medical school at the University of Arizona. Bear down! She made her way to the inland Northwest to not only enjoy the weather and array of outdoor activities but also for the strong tradition of full spectrum family medicine in the state of Washington. She made the great trek north with her partner, Alex, and their two dogs and blind cat. She enjoys running and hiking with her dogs, as well as cycling, skiing, rock climbing and trying out new outdoor sports. She looks forward to training to become a full-spectrum rural family doc in Spokane and Colville.
Dr. Monda was born in Rochester Minnesota, but grew up in Wenatchee, Washington since he was 5 years old. He received his degree in Biochemistry from Washington State University. His wife moved with him to St Louis Missouri where he completed medical school at Saint Louis University. His long term goal is to provide primary care somewhere in Eastern Washington. His interests outside of medicine include hunting, fishing, hiking, woodworking, and all things outdoors, including disc golf.
Dr. Quach was born and raised in the Bay Area, California. He completed his undergraduate studies at University of California Davis before going to medical school at Ross University. In his free time, he enjoys photography, design and aesthetics, cycling, food and food reviews, playing the ukulele, woodworking, and car detailing.
Dr. Villarreal grew up in eastern Washington, where he spent his time with Legos, hiking mountains, and helping his dad fix irrigation pipes. While in school, he worked in video production in between classes. He received a degree in bioengineering from Walla Walla University, and spent a year in rural Honduras volunteering at a children's home and teaching elementary English before going to medical school at Loma Linda University in southern California. He enjoys hiking, photography, cooking, gaming, and time with friends and family.
Michael grew up in Spokane. During college, he studied business at Walla Walla University in southeast Washington. After a gap year of work and travel abroad he was fortunate enough to marry his wife Mindy and move to Loma Linda University in southern California where he earned his medical degree. He enjoys traveling internationally, going on road trips with his wife, making and drinking coffee, birding, photographing birds, camping and hiking. He and Mindy are very excited to be back in Spokane.