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Access to care: Smokey Point Family Medicine grows to six providers

Aug 9, 2021, 10:00 AM
Meet the team at Skagit Regional Clinics - Smokey Point Family Medicine.

In November 2020, Skagit Regional Health expanded services in Smokey Point to include Family Medicine. Since opening, the Family Medicine team has grown to include six providers who care for patients of all ages.

Ashleigh Adkins, ARNP grew up in Stanwood and enjoys bringing a holistic approach to medicine and being able to support the health of her community. Adkins earned her Doctor of Nursing Practice at Washington State University and recently completed the Center of Excellence Autism Certification from Seattle Children’s Hospital. This advanced training helped her to develop the skills to identify autism early. Adkins enjoys helping all of her patients fulfill their health and wellness goals. Outside of the office, Adkins can be found on her hobby farm where she and her family grow vegetables and raise chickens.

Family Medicine providers discuss chart

Brynna Bodle, PA-C was raised in Stanwood and returned to the area following completion of her Master of Medical Science in Physician Assistant Studies from Midwestern University in Arizona. Bodle enjoys caring for all age groups and a wide variety of different people and medical conditions. Her special interests include mental health, psychiatric disorders and endocrine disorders. In her free time, Bodle enjoys hiking, reading a good book, getting outside and learning new things.

Jovita D’Souza, ARNP earned a Master of Science in Nursing at Gonzaga University in Spokane. She enjoys focusing on health promotion and disease prevention in her practice. She strives to listen to the individual concerns of her patients, takes time to understand their situation, communicate effectively and facilitate an individualized health care plan for each patient. D’Souza has more than 16 years of experience as an RN and ARNP. Her experience includes working in various healthcare settings: Emergency room, inpatient, long-term care, primary and specialty care outpatient clinics and working as a clinical instructor. Outside of the office, D’Souza can often be found volunteering at school, listening to music, gardening, playing sports with her sons and travelling.

David Escobar, DO received his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences in Yakima. He completed his residency training at Skagit Regional Health. Dr. Escobar is board certified by the American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians and is a Fellow in the American Academy of Family Physicians. Dr. Escobar has special interest in Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment (OMT) and primary care psychiatry/behavioral health. Outside of the office, Dr. Escobar enjoys practicing and teaching yoga, hiking and improving his chess skills so he can play with his nephews.

Savannah Keith, ARNP completed a Master of Science in Nursing at Walden University in Minneapolis, Minnesota. She enjoys caring for people of all ages, needs and backgrounds. Keith is passionate about caring for children and providing postpartum health and breastfeeding support to her patients. She brings work experience in high-risk labor and delivery and urgent care to her practice. Away from the office, Keith enjoys exploring the greater Northwest with her husband and two children.

Amanda Sumner, ARNP earned her Doctor of Nursing Practice degree from the University of Washington. She has special interests in pediatrics and adolescent health. Sumner also has a passion for getting her patients on the “prevention bandwagon.” It is truly amazing what a healthy diet, exercise, fresh air, sleep and life balance can do for all of us, she said. She was an active duty Navy Nurse Corps Officer for more than six years, stationed in Rhode Island, Virginia and Washington, before joining Skagit Regional Health. Sumner, along with her spouse and two children, enjoy motocross and love to go on cruises (pre-pandemic).

To schedule a Family Medicine appointment in Smokey Point, call 360-657-8840.

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Access to care: Smokey Point Family Medicine grows to six providers

Aug 9, 2021, 10:00 AM
Meet the team at Skagit Regional Clinics - Smokey Point Family Medicine.

In November 2020, Skagit Regional Health expanded services in Smokey Point to include Family Medicine. Since opening, the Family Medicine team has grown to include six providers who care for patients of all ages.

Ashleigh Adkins, ARNP grew up in Stanwood and enjoys bringing a holistic approach to medicine and being able to support the health of her community. Adkins earned her Doctor of Nursing Practice at Washington State University and recently completed the Center of Excellence Autism Certification from Seattle Children’s Hospital. This advanced training helped her to develop the skills to identify autism early. Adkins enjoys helping all of her patients fulfill their health and wellness goals. Outside of the office, Adkins can be found on her hobby farm where she and her family grow vegetables and raise chickens.

Family Medicine providers discuss chart

Brynna Bodle, PA-C was raised in Stanwood and returned to the area following completion of her Master of Medical Science in Physician Assistant Studies from Midwestern University in Arizona. Bodle enjoys caring for all age groups and a wide variety of different people and medical conditions. Her special interests include mental health, psychiatric disorders and endocrine disorders. In her free time, Bodle enjoys hiking, reading a good book, getting outside and learning new things.

Jovita D’Souza, ARNP earned a Master of Science in Nursing at Gonzaga University in Spokane. She enjoys focusing on health promotion and disease prevention in her practice. She strives to listen to the individual concerns of her patients, takes time to understand their situation, communicate effectively and facilitate an individualized health care plan for each patient. D’Souza has more than 16 years of experience as an RN and ARNP. Her experience includes working in various healthcare settings: Emergency room, inpatient, long-term care, primary and specialty care outpatient clinics and working as a clinical instructor. Outside of the office, D’Souza can often be found volunteering at school, listening to music, gardening, playing sports with her sons and travelling.

David Escobar, DO received his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences in Yakima. He completed his residency training at Skagit Regional Health. Dr. Escobar is board certified by the American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians and is a Fellow in the American Academy of Family Physicians. Dr. Escobar has special interest in Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment (OMT) and primary care psychiatry/behavioral health. Outside of the office, Dr. Escobar enjoys practicing and teaching yoga, hiking and improving his chess skills so he can play with his nephews.

Savannah Keith, ARNP completed a Master of Science in Nursing at Walden University in Minneapolis, Minnesota. She enjoys caring for people of all ages, needs and backgrounds. Keith is passionate about caring for children and providing postpartum health and breastfeeding support to her patients. She brings work experience in high-risk labor and delivery and urgent care to her practice. Away from the office, Keith enjoys exploring the greater Northwest with her husband and two children.

Amanda Sumner, ARNP earned her Doctor of Nursing Practice degree from the University of Washington. She has special interests in pediatrics and adolescent health. Sumner also has a passion for getting her patients on the “prevention bandwagon.” It is truly amazing what a healthy diet, exercise, fresh air, sleep and life balance can do for all of us, she said. She was an active duty Navy Nurse Corps Officer for more than six years, stationed in Rhode Island, Virginia and Washington, before joining Skagit Regional Health. Sumner, along with her spouse and two children, enjoy motocross and love to go on cruises (pre-pandemic).

To schedule a Family Medicine appointment in Smokey Point, call 360-657-8840.