Dr. Laura Knudson is a graduate of University of Minnesota Medical School. She completed her residency in Family Medicine at the University of Utah Department of Family and Preventive Medicine in Salt Lake City, UT. Dr. Knudson has practiced as a family physician with the IU Health Center at the Indiana University-Bloomington campus since September 2018.
Prior to this, she was a family physician with IU Health Southern Indiana Physicians for nearly 5 years. She is board certified in Family Medicine.
Dr. Knudson has specific interests in women’s health, transgender medicine and eating disorders. She enjoys goofing off with her spouse and young kiddos, gardening and trying to play the violin.
What MOCMS Can Do for You
The Monroe Owen County Medical Society (MOCMS) is a not for profit professional organization of physicians in Bloomington and the surrounding area. It is a member group of the Indiana State Medical Association. Organized in 1940, the MOCMS is dedicated to the provision of quality healthcare in this community. Our services reach out to community members in addition to benefitting our physician members.
What can MOCMS do for you as a community member or patient?
- Assist you in finding a local physician/specialist for your medical needs
- Lead you to community health resources to suit your particular medical issues
- Identify upcoming community health related events
- Help you understand what issues are impacting healthcare in Indiana and nationally
What can MOCMS do for you as a physician?
- Learn about the benefits/services of membership in MOCMS
- Apply for membership online
- Access the MOCMS newsletters
- Quickly locate professional resources
- Identify current legislation affecting medical practice
Welcome New Members!
Frank Boateng, MD – Nephrology
Dr. Frank Boateng attended Ross University School of Medicine in Bridgetown, Barbados. He completed his residency at State University of New York in Buffalo and his fellowship at Baystate Medical Center in Springfield, MA. He is affiliated with IU Health in Bloomington, Bedford and Paoli.
Ricardo Dorotheo III, MD – Emergency Medicine/Family Medicine
Dr. Ricardo Dorotheo attended the University of Santo Tomas in Manila, Philippines and completed his residency at Methodist Medical Center of Illinois in Peoria. He joined IU Health Southern Indiana Physicians and divides his time between Bedford and Martinsville.
Wasim Khasawneh, MD – Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine/Pediatrics
Dr. Wasim Khasawneh attended Jordan University of Science and Technology. He completed his residencies at King Abdullah University Hospital in Jordan and at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation. He also completed his fellowship at MetroHealth Medical Center in Cleveland, OH. He is affiliated with IU Health Southern Indiana Physicians.
Ivy Lee, MD – Palliative Medicine
Dr. Ivy Lee attended Northeast Ohio Medical University and completed her residency at Akron City Hospital. She completed her fellowship at the IU School of Medicine and is currently affiliated with IU Health Southern Indiana Physicians.
Cory Norman, MD – Emergency Medicine
Dr. Cory Norman attended the IU School of Medicine and completed his residency at Case Western Reserve University. He practices with the IU Health Southern Indiana Physicians.
Stephanie Riley, MD – Emergency Medicine
Dr. Stephanie Riley attended IU School of Medicine and her completed residency at Western Michigan University. She is actively practicing with IU Health Southern Indiana Physicians.
Beatriz Sanchez, MD – Pathology/Cytopathology
Dr. Beatriz Sanchez attended University of Americas in Costa Rica. She completed her residency and a fellowship at Loyola University Chicago and her cytology fellowship at Northwestern University in Chicago. She is affiliated with Southern Indiana Pathologists.
Camilo Santiago, MD – General Surgery
After serving in the US Navy, Dr. Camilo Santiago attended the University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine and completed residency at the Naval Medical Center in Portsmouth, VA. He recently joined IU Health Southern Indiana Physicians.
Jennifer Winders, MD – Family Medicine
Dr. Jennifer Winders attended IU School of Medicine and completed her residency at St. Francis Hospital in Indianapolis. She practices with IU Health Southern Indiana Physicians.
Thomas Worster, MD – Rheumotology
Dr. Thomas Worster attended the University of Texas Medical School. He completed his residency and his fellowship at the IU School of Medicine. He is affiliated with IU Health Southern Indiana Physicians.
Billie Zody, MD – Obstetrics and Gynecology
Dr. Billie Zody attended the IU School of Medicine. She completed her residencies at Maricopa Medical Center and St. Joseph Hospital & Medical Center in Phoenix. She completed her fellowship at Salinas Valley Memorial Healthcare in Salinas, CA. She currently practices with IU Health Southern Indiana Physicians Women’s Health.