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Dr. Dennis Atienza

Dr. Dennis AtienzaBefore coming to Washington, Dr. Atienza had practiced the last 7 years in both Robinson and Lawrenceville, Illinois. Raised in Illinois, he is a graduate of Southern Illinois University. Dr. Atienza went to medical school at Des Moines University, with special interests in Prevention and Wellness. After completing a rotating internship in San Bernardino County California, he completed his OB/GYN residency through Michigan State University at Mercy General Health Partners. He then served on active duty as an OB/GYN in the U.S. Navy Medical Corp for 5 1/2 years. Dr. Atienza is board certified in obstetrics and gynecology.

Dr. Atienza and his wife, Kathi, have been married since December 1993. They have two girls, Cara and Lauren.

They enjoy living in this part of the midwest and being a part of the community and their church. His interests include shooting sports & firearms training, riding his Harley-Davidson motorcycle, and managing the family’s free range chicken flock..


Dr. Jonathan Frances

Dr. Jonathan FrancesDr. Frances has been in practice in Washington since July of 2002. Raised in Knox County, he is a graduate of South Knox High School. Dr. Frances attended Milligan College in Tennessee where he graduated with honors in the Pre-Med program. He went to medical school at Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences and graduated magna cum laude. His OB/GYN residency was completed through Michigan State University at Mercy General Health Partners. Dr. Frances is board certified in obstetrics and gynecology.

Dr. Frances and his wife, Ericka, have been married since September of 1994. They have three boys, Noah, Evan, and Wade. They enjoy living in southwestern Indiana and being a part of the community. Dr. Frances enjoys spending time with his family, being involved in church activities, playing golf, and is an avid sports fan




Tera Knepp, MSN, NP-C

Tera KneppTera received her undergraduate degree from the University of Southern Indiana in 2001. She then completed graduate school at the University of Southern Indiana in 2005 with a Master of Science degree in Nursing. She is certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. Tera has been working at Heartland OB/GYN since August of 2005 where she sees women for annual gynecological exams, gynecological problems, and routine prenatal care.

Tera and her husband, Alex, have been married since May of 2002. They have five daughters- Braylee, Brynna, Brielle, Beilyn, and Bria. Tera enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, camping, and working with the youth at church.




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HoursOperationRegular Hours: Monday – Friday 8:00am  – 5:00pm Eastern Standard Time


After Hours: Daviess Community Hospital Phone: (812) 254.2760

In Medical Emergency go to Emergency Room

We are closed for the following holidays:  New Years Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving and the day after, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. You may contact our office at (812) 254-2400.  If the office is not open and you have a medical emergency, you may contact Daviess Community Hospital at (812) 254-2760 go to the Emergency Room.

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Washington, IN 47501
Phone: (812) 254.2400
Fax: (812) 254.3191