At Mount Nittany Physician Group, our team of more than 130 providers, practicing in more than 20 different specialties, is dedicated to being your partner in health and wellness.  

Whether you're looking for a new doctor or simply want to know our providers better, click on any of the videos below. You'll learn what makes our providers unique, both professionally and personally.

 

One of my strengths as a physician is really sitting down and taking the necessary time with the patient.”

Emily A. Peterson, MD


I look at my relationship with my patient as a partnership.”

Cynthia Alexander, MD


Diagnosing the patients and finding the reason why they’re sick, taking care of them, would be the most rewarding thing.”

Navatha Bondalapati, MD


The greatest thing is when somebody comes to you and they have trouble breathing or short of breath and you can make them feel better.”

Joseph Cable, DO


I strongly feel that being involved as a decision-maker with the patient, as opposed to a decision-maker for the patient, is the ideal.”

J. Frederick Doucette, MD, FACOG


I fell in love with cardiology. It was the obvious choice for me.”

Jeffrey G. Eaton, MD


I think one of my greatest strengths as a provider comes with my experience of being a mom.”

Maggie Ellis, PA-C


I have a special bond with my patients. And, it means a lot to me to take care of them.”

Paul Guillard, MD


What I like to do the most is build a good rapport with patients, as we’re working together as a team.”

Richard T. Hale, DO


I absolutely love coming to work every day.”

Allyson S. Huggins, MD


“Helping them gain more confidence and love themselves on the outside as much as they love themselves and the inside is absolutely rewarding.””

Lashelle Kuhlman


I enjoy the hands-on aspect of being in a surgical specialty and I really just enjoy continuing to learn and find new ways to continuing to improve patient outcomes.”

Eileen Maney, PA-C


What makes our group stand apart is our commitment to quality and our commitment to the patients who are here.”

Howard I. Miller, MD


I believe that caring for someone is a sacred thing. And, providing someone with the counseling and the guidance to have a healthy life is the most important thing I can do, and I'm very proud of that.”

Michael J. Murray, MD


I like to imagine each patient as a member of my family.”

Jonathan Nachtigall, DO


We take care of people in the community who work – we keep them working.”

Susan Ososkie, MS, CRNP, NP-C


It’s very rewarding for me to be able to be with the patients through their life stages and get to know them.”

Shreya Patel, MD, FACOG


One of the most special parts of completing radiation therapy is the last day of treatment.”

Veeral B. Patel, MD


One of the things I like about medicine is that it's such a rewarding field.”

Kevin C. Roe, DO


My strength as a pediatrician is my ability to relate to parents and to patients.”

Rachel Schwab, MD


To share those really unique moments with my patients—it’s like no other feeling on earth.”

Jessica B. Shuman, MD, FACOG


Mount Nittany Physician Group puts the patient first.”

Alexander W. Szymanski, MD


Two things in my life I was absolutely sure of. I was going to become a doctor and I was going to marry my wife. ”

Thomas Waddington, MD


I like to treat my patients with kindness and compassion.”

Caryl Waite, PA-C


The good news is all we need is a little bit of progress to start seeing success.”

Virginia Wray, DO, CNSC


My personal philosophy is to communicate and connect with the patient. I try to deliver down-to-earth medicine.”

Christopher Yingling, MD


I think the most rewarding aspect of the job is meeting the patient and becoming friends with them and really getting to know them more than just as a person that has a certain disease who were more than a disease.”

Albert R. Zoda, Jr., MD, FACC


I chose family medicine because I wanted to be a part of the whole scope of a person's life.”

Tania Zuniga, MD