Christopher Anderson, DO – Physiatrist
Dr. Anderson earned his doctor of osteopathic medicine degree at the University of Health Science College of Osteopathic Medicine in Kansas City, Missouri, and completed his physical medicine and rehabilitation residency at the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago - Northwestern University. He is board-certified in physical medicine and rehabilitation, and in the subspecialty of Brain Injury Medicine.
Samuel Bierner, MD – Physiatrist and Medical Director, Acute Rehabilitation
Dr. Bierner graduated with his medical degree from the University of Texas Medical School and earned his master’s degree in rehabilitation medicine at the University of Washington Graduate School. Dr. Bierner completed his physical medicine and rehabilitation residency at the University of Washington and a fellowship in clinical neurology at the Human Motor Control Branch, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke. He has served as the UT Southwestern Medical Center’s PM&R residency program director before becoming Chair of the UNMC Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. He is board-certified in physical medicine and rehabilitation, and in the subspecialties of pain medicine and neuromuscular medicine.
Jessica Fernandes, MD – Hospitalist
Dr. Fernandes earned her medical degree from Creighton University School of Medicine. She also completed her residency at Creighton, where she served as Chief Resident. Her interests are in cardiac care and management. In her spare time, Dr. Fernandes volunteers for the Creighton Magis Clinic and Habitat for Humanity. She is board-certified in internal medicine.
Tanner C. Gates, OD – Optometrist
Dr. Gates received his Doctor of Optometry degree from Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. He completed his residency in Vision Therapy/Rehabilitative Optometry in Bethesda, MD through Southern College of Optometry and then completed his fellowship in Vision Development/Rehabilitation. Dr. Gates specializes in rehabilitative vision care of patients who have suffered stroke or brain injury.
Dr. Charito Go – Physiatrist
Dr. Go earned her medical degree from Manila Central University. She completed her internship at Howard University Hospital in Washington, D.C., and her residency in physical medicine and rehabilitation at the National Rehabilitation Hospital in Washington, D.C.
Susan Ohnoutka, MD – Hospitalist and Medical Director, Madonna Rehabilitation Specialty Hospital-Omaha
A graduate of Nebraska College of Medicine, Dr. Ohnoutka completed her residency at the UNMC College of Medicine in Omaha, Nebraska. Dr. Ohnoutka’s interests are in chronic care management and complex medical rehabilitation. She is board-certified in internal medicine. Prior to joining Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital, Dr. Ohnoutka served as an acute care hospitalist for 11 years.
Abbie Ray, MD – Hospitalist
Dr. Ray is board certified in internal medicine. She received her bachelor’s degree in Health Sciences from Wayne State College, followed by her medical degree at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. She then completed her residency at Iowa Methodist Center where she served as chief resident in 2010. In her free time, Dr. Ray spends time with her five children and volunteers at their school and church.
Joseph Snow, MD – Pediatric Hospitalist
Dr. Snow is board certified in pediatrics. After completing his doctor of Medicine degree at Creighton University in Omaha, he completed his pediatric residency at Creighton-Nebraska Universities, joint pediatric residency program and served as chief resident.
Sheilah Snyder, MD – Pediatric Hospitalist
Dr. Snyder is board certified in pediatrics. She completed her Doctor of Medicine Degree at University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, NE. She completed her residency at the Creighton-Nebraska Universities joint pediatric residency program and served as chief resident.
Sharon Stoolman, MD – Pediatric Hospitalist Program Medical Director
Dr. Stoolman is a pediatric hospitalist and is board certified in pediatrics. She completed her residency at Creighton-Nebraska Universities, joint pediatric residency program.
Sabin Bista, MD – Pulmonary Program Medical Director
Dr. Bista is a board certified pulmonologist. He received his medical degree from BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences, and completed his residency in internal medicine at Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He also completed a fellowship in Pulmonary Medicine/Critical Care at UNMC College of Medicine.