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CrescentCare offers comprehensive primary medical care and other services at multiple locations with a team of outstanding medical providers offering high quality care.

  • CrescentCare offers a complete pharmacy at two of its sites operated by Avita Drugs.
  • CrescentCare is recognized by NCQA for its Patient Centered Medical Home care and is CARF accredited.
  • CrescentCare offers health education and case management services to any individual receiving medical care at a CresentCare site.
  • CrescentCare offers a sliding fee scale for its medical and dental services; all patients are seen regardless of ability to pay.

Primary Care Team

Nick Van Sickels, Chief Medical Officer

Nick Van Sickels, Chief Medical Officer

Dr. Nick Van Sickels earned his medical degree at the University of Kentucky in 2005. He is originally from San Antonio Texas, and has been ... Read More
Phoebe Askie, M.D.

Pheobe Askie, MD, Physician Innovation Leader for Primary Care

Dr. Pheobe Askie is a board-certified family medicine physician from New Jersey. She completed her undergraduate training at the University of Pennsylvania in nursing in ... Read More
Kathy Burford, RN

Kathy Burford, RN

I have been with NO/AIDS/ CrescentCare for 23 years and seen so many good changes and growth in those years. We are able to ... Read More
Isolde Butler, M.D.

Isolde Butler, MD, Physician Site Supervisor, CrescentCare Elysian Fields

Dr. Isolde Butler attended Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut, where she earned her undergraduate degree in Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology in 2001, before ... Read More
Rachel Cannon

Rachel Cannon

Rachel has been a part of the CrescentCare Team since 2008. She is currently the Laboratory Services Coordinator. She can be found most days at ... Read More
Caroline Christopher

Caroline Christopher, MD

Dr. Caroline Christopher completed her undergraduate training in Biological Sciences at Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois then attended the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine ... Read More
Steve Clements, RN, ACRN

Steve Clements, RN, ACRN

Steve Clements has worked for CrescentCare (and NO/AIDS Task Force) for a total of 15 years, first in the 1990s as a Health Educator, ... Read More
Amanda Clemmons, PA-C

Amanda Clemmons, PA-C

Amanda Clemmons is a certified physician assistant from Washington State. She received an undergraduate degree in International Relations from Claremont McKenna College in 2004 and ... Read More
Wanda DeGruy, MA

Wanda DeGruy, MA

My Name is Wanda DeGruy, currently a Medical Assistant at CrescentCare. I've spent majority of my career caring and helping others as a medical ... Read More
Claudia Hale, CMA

Claudia Hale, CMA

Claudia is an experienced Certified Medical Assistant. Driven by passion, she takes pride in providing the best quality care possible ... Read More
Darryle Jackson

Darryle Jackson

Darryle Jackson is a RN Environment of Care Coordinator. He earned his Masters in Business Administration with a focus in Health Care Management in 2006 ... Read More
Jo-Ann Jose, M.D.

Jo-Ann Jose, MD

Dr. Jo-Ann Jose went to Roosevelt University in Chicago for undergraduate training and Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin School of Medicine and Science for ... Read More
Benjamin Kalayjian, MD

Benjamin Kalayjian, MD

Dr. Ben Kalayjian is a board-certified Internal Medicine physician providing holistically focused general primary care. He is originally from Cleveland, Ohio and completed medical school ... Read More
Deepa Panchang, FNP

Deepa Panchang, FNP

Deepa Panchang is a family nurse practitioner (FNP) providing primary care. She received her Master's in Nursing from Georgetown University. Deepa also holds a Master’s ... Read More
Jennifer Suski, FNP, AAHIVS

Jennifer Suski, FNP, AAHIVS

Jennifer Suski joins CrescentCare from NYC where she focused on HIV care/prevention and transgender care. She graduated from Columbia University School of Nursing where she ... Read More
Danis Walker, P.A.

Danis Walker, PA

Danis Walker is a board certified physician assistant, and completed her Master of Physician Assistant Practice at the Keck School of Medicine at the University ... Read More