"Care, compassion, knowledge and shared decision making are the cornerstone of a great patient/physician relationship,” says Dr. Bhatara. Dr. Bhatara is a fourth generation doctor in his family. He is married to Kavita Sharma, a palliative care physician, and they a six-year-old daughter, Karishma. His personal interests include participating in community activities, reading and spending time with his family. Dr.
“I feel strongly about working hand-in-hand with my patients on preventive medicine,” says Dr. Bhatoya. “Prevention is better than a cure. Helping my patients better understand ways to take care of themselves is an essential part of my services to individuals and families in Ripon and Waupun.” A graduate of Guru Nanek Dev University in India, Dr. Bhatoya completed his internal medicine residency at Brooklyn Hospital Center in Brooklyn, New York. Dr. Bhatoya enjoys reading, traveling, bicycling, gardening and walking.
Louann Biddick has been with Agnesian Work & Wellness since 1993 and currently serves as a certified occupational health nurse specialist. She expanded her role after completing her nurse practitioner degree at Marian University. Biddick also instructs at Marian University and coordinates its parish nurse program. Certified Occupational Health Nurse Specialist, Certified Occupational Health Hearing Conservationalist, Certified Data Collector & Breathe Alcohol Technician. American Nurses Credentialing Center
Chris provides outpatient care at the Sports & Spine Center. He also works with patients in acute hospital, acute rehabilitation, subacute and long-term care settings throughout Agnesian HealthCare. Chris is experienced in providing care in a home health environment. He is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association.
Amy provides athletic training services to Laconia and Lomira high schools.Amy is also a WorkSTEPS technician and treats patients in the work hardening program. She has a strong educational and clinical background in rehabilitation and concussion management.