Hospitals of Community Healthcare System welcome practitioners to physician network

Hospitals of Community Healthcare System welcome practitioners to physician network
By: Community Healthcare System Last Updated: January 22, 2020

Community Healthcare System recently welcomed several practitioners to the Community Care Network, Inc. (CCNI) team of physicians. Among the specialties these physicians represent are cardiology, chiropractic, sports science and rehabilitative medicine, internal medicine and obstetrics and gynecology. The CCNI group of physicians are closely affiliated with Community Healthcare System’s hospitals: Community Hospital in Munster and St. Mary Medical Center in Hobart.

Joseph V. Danavi

Cardiologist Joseph V. Danavi, DO, completed his residency at Loyola University Medical Center. He completed his fellowship at the University of Illinois and received his medical degree from Touro University. He is on staff at St. Mary Medical Center and is accepting new patients. For an appointment, call 219-762-0400.

Barbara Diakos

OB/GYN Barbara Diakos, MD, FACOG, completed her residency at St. Francis Hospital in Evanston, Ill. She earned her medical degree from Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine. She is on staff at Community Hospital with an office in St. John and is accepting new patients. To schedule an appointment, call 219-226-2244.

Rose Diakos

Also new to CCNI is OB/GYN Rose Diakos, MD, FACOG, on staff at Community Hospital. She completed her residency through St. Joseph Hospital in Chicago. Diakos received her medical degree from the Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine. With an office in St. John, she is accepting appointments for new patients. Call 219-226-2244.

Neal Shah

Internal Medicine Practitioner Neal Shah, MD, completed his residency at Lutheran General Hospital and his internship at Midwestern University. He earned his medical degree from the Indiana University School of Medicine. He is on staff at Community Hospital and is accepting new patients. For an appointment, call 219-440-5356.

Ted Vellos

Urologist Ted Vellos, MD, completed his residency and internship at Mount Sinai Medical Center. He received his medical degree from the Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine. He is on staff at St. Mary Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. For an appointment, call 219-947-6680.

Robert Watson

Board certified chiropractor Robert Watson, DC, MS, specializes in chiropractic, sports science and rehabilitative medicine. He completed his internship at Scott Air Force Base and received his medical degree from Logan University. He is on staff at Community Hospital with offices in Munster, St. John and Schererville. To make an appointment, call 219-703-2447.

To find a CCNI physician near you, visit COMHS.org/physicians or call the physician referral line at 866-836-3477.