Meet Our Staff

Meet our Staff

Patricia "Tish" Kelly-Holmes, M.D. ABIHM

Patricia "Tish" Kelly-Holmes, M.D. ABIHM, is a board certified Integrative Medicine physician. Dr. Kelly-Holmes received a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Boston College and a medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, D.C. She was residency trained in Emergency Medicine at Georgetown University and George Washington University Hospitals in Washington, D.C. Over the past fifteen years, Dr. Kelly-Holmes has had further specialty training and certification in Integrative Medicine and Functional Medicine.

She enjoys approaching health problems holistically in order to get to the root cause of the person’s problem and treat accordingly. Dr. Kelly-Holmes takes a proactive approach to health and wellness through lifestyle modification and enjoys helping people live healthier, happier lives. In her spare time, she loves to spend time with her family. She also enjoys swimming, cycling, walking, hiking, and traveling with family and friends.

Kari Frame, Clinic Operations Director

Kari Frame is the Clinic Operations Director of the Health & Wellness Center. She has earned her Paramedic Health Science Degree at Ivy Tech. Kari started working at the Health & Wellness Center in June 2011.

You will find Kari to be energetic and helpful! She enjoys spending time with her family and friends.

Teresa "Teri" Dobrzykowski, PhD, APRN-BC

Teresa "Teri" Dobrzykowski, Ph.D. APRN-BC is a certified adult nurse practitioner with over 25 years of experience as an advanced practice nurse. While able to care for teens and adults, her clinical areas of interest include gendered health and a soon-to-be-completed post degree concentration in gerontology! She is also a full-time tenured professor in the School of Nursing, where she teaches across all programs.

Her research area of interest includes how people experience life changes due to a multitude of events, and how these changes can impact their holistic health.

Christine "Chris" Hawkins FNP-BC, MSN, RN

Christine "Chris" Hawkins FNP-BC, MSN, RN is a certified family nurse practitioner that has been practicing since 1999. She has received her advance and master’s degree in Valparaiso University and her bachelors of nursing at Ball State University. She is also an adjunct nursing instructor at Indiana University South Bend School of Nursing.

Chris lives in South Bend with her husband and two sons.

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Indiana University South Bend

1700 Mishawaka Ave
South Bend, IN 46615
Phone: 574-520-4872