Our Providers


Dr GandhiRujuta Gandhi, M.D.

Dr. Gandhi oversees our medical staff at all four locations and also sees patients at our State Street location. Dr. Gandhi attended Illinois Wesleyan University, Ross University Medical School and completed her residency at Advocate Christ. Dr. Gandhi is passionate about preventive healthcare and chronic disease management. Dr Gandhi is Board Certified.



Dr RobertsRené M. Roberts,M.D.   

Dr. Roberts completed her undergraduate schooling at the University of Colorado before coming to Indiana University to earn her Medical Doctorate. Since earning her M.D., she has been working at St. Joseph’s Hospital and the Seton Family Health Center in Chicago. Dr. Roberts is Board Certified and brings a wide variety of experiences, skills and passions to the work she does here at Regional Health Clinic.



Dr WareJanee Ware, M.D. 

Dr. Ware began her education at Chicago State University and then went on to attend medical school at the University of Illinois at Chicago. She is Board Certified, a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians and the American Society of Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology. Dr. Ware excels in and is drawn to working with under served communities, women's health, maternity care and gynecological procedures. We are thrilled to have Dr. Ware on staff here at RHC, and we know that she is excited to work with you!


daiHarrison Dai, D.D.S.

Dr. Dai is new to our Hohman Avenue Clinic, but has been providing dental services to our patients, off-site in Merrillville, since 2014. He studied at Northwestern University and at the University of Illinois Dental School. When patients heard that Dr. Dai would be taking charge of our new on-site dental clinic in Hammond, we literally heard squeals of excitement. Even moments after receiving extensive dental work, his patients come out with a smile.



Felicia Sanford, PsyD

Felicia has been with Regional for several years, working with Intake at Regional's Strawhun Center in Merrillville. She was one of the first people that many Regional clients met as they took that first step to getting better. Felicia has joined us at the clinic as a Behavioral Health Consultant to further realize our organization's dream to integrate physical and behavioral health. She received her undergrad from Loyola, her Master's from Roosevelt and her Doctorate from the Illinois School of Professional Psychology.


Adam Machara, L.D.H.Adam

Valpo resident and Indiana University grad, Adam Machara loves being a hygienist because he can provide the best oral treatments while making his patient's visits as relaxing and comfortable as possible. When he isn't increasing his patient's confidence through cleaner, whiter smiles, Adam enjoys going to the movies, live UFC events, fishing and spending as much time as he can with his wife and son.




Julie Jarvis, D.D.S.

Dr. Jarvis comes to us from beautiful South Bend, Indiana. She studied at Indiana State University and the Indiana University School of Dentistry. Dr. Jarvis got into dentistry to make a difference in people's lives. The best part of her day is when a patient comes to her in pain and leaves without it. When she isn't working at Regional Health Clinic, Dr. Jarvis enjoys biking, tennis, hiking and billiards.




Dr FrankFrank Stirlacci M.D.

Dr. Stirlacci comes to us from New England with over 25 years of experience in primary care in the Boston Area. His undergraduate education began at American International, continued onto Boston University before his residency at the University of Louisville in the combined Internal medicine and Pediatrics program. Dr. Stirlacci is Board Eligible. Dr. Stirlacci has been dedicated to caring for people since his childhood, when he dreamed of being a primary care physician.



NiyakornSujittra Niyakorn M.D.

Dr Niyakorn is Board Certified in Family Medicine and has been in  practice for over 12 years. She graduated from the University of Kansas’ School of Medicine and has been taking exceptional care of patients ever since. Dr. Niyakorn’s compassion and attention to detail make her a great asset to our patients, our clinic, and our community.




 PittmanLa Tasha M Pittman MSN, FNP-BC

LaTasha is a Board-Certified Nurse Practitioner at our Hammond location on State Street. She graduated from Governor State University and has more than 10 years of experience as a nurse. LaTasha’s favorite moments at work include taking the time to educate her patients on ways to improve their health. When she isn't wearing a stethoscope in the clinic, she can be found in skates at a nearby roller rink. We are proud to have her with us!