The Caring Healthcare network has expanded to Altoona! Our new office is located at 100 Chestnut Ave, Altoona PA.
We are accepting new patients for;
- Interventional Pain management
- Chronic & Acute Pain Management
- Medication Assisted Therapy
- Behavioral Health Counseling
- Chiropractic Care
Providers and Staff
Front Office Manager
When you enter the Caring Healthcare Network Altoona office, you will be greeted by our front office staff, Erica. Erica joined the Caring Healthcare Network in 2019. She has a Bachelors degree in Marketing with a minor is graphic design. She is a family oriented individual who enjoys cooking and traveling.
Kelly McCurdy, LPN
Back office LPN
Kelly is a Licensed Practical Nurse who joined the Caring Healthcare Network in 2019. She graduated from GACTC and has 20 years of experience as an LPN. She has worked in long term care, clinical research and pediatrics.
Samantha Neuwirth, MD
Pain Management Medical Director
Dr. Neuwirth provides services to our clinic several days a month. She performs follow-up visits, injection therapy and offers additional options for our patient’s pain control. Dr. Neuwirth is Board Eligible in Anesthesia. Dr. Neuwirth attended her undergraduate training at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. From there she moved on to the University of Chicago, a top ten ranked medical school. She completed her residency in anesthesia and further fellowship training in interventional pain management at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics.
Bethany Jasper, RT
Bethany joined the Caring Healthcare Network in 2018. Bethany is a US Air Force veteran. She has 18 years of experience in the radiology field including, routine x-ray, fluoroscopy procedures and CT scan. Bethany also does lab draws, IV starts and EKG. She is skilled in all aspects of medical assisting.
Lisa Detwiler, M.A., LPC, NCC
Behavioral Health Therapist
Lisa Detwiler is a Licensed Professional Counselor as well as a Nationally Certified Counselor. She obtained bachelor degrees in both Counseling and Biblical Studies from Geneva College located in Beaver Falls, PA. Lisa completed her master’s degree in Counseling with a concentration in marriage and family from Geneva College. She has over 20 years of experience working in the counseling field and has had the privilege of serving children, adolescents, adults, couples and families. Lisa has a passion for families and has worked in family-based services, family reunification as well as the partial hospitalization level of care as an individual and family therapist. She specializes in depression, anxiety, grief and trauma, as well as couples and marriage issues. Lisa has been an associate in a private group practice for the past four years. Along side of her passion for serving others, Lisa is passionate about her husband and 3 boys. In her spare time, she enjoys fishing and spending time on the lake.
Joanne Butz, M.A., LPC
Behavioral Health Therapist
JoAnne joined the Caring Healthcare Network in March 2019. JoAnne received her Bachelor’s Degree from Pennsylvania State University with a concentration in Rural Sociology. She then pursued and received her Master’s Degree in Professional Counseling from Liberty University. JoAnne is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania having completed 3000 hours post Master’s clinical supervision. She has a history of working with adults, adolescents, and children who have drug and alcohol concerns, mental health disorders, and trauma. JoAnne has worked in both inpatient and outpatient settings.
Dr Katie Brown
Dr. Katie Brown joined the Caring Healthcare Network in January 2018. She graduated from Palmer College of Chiropractic in Davenport, Iowa receiving her Doctorate of Chiropractic and Bachelors in Science. Dr. Katie has been practicing chiropractic in the Philipsburg community for over six years. She not only sees patients for pain management, but patients of all ages for treatments ranging from sports injuries, car accidents, work injuries, and wellness. She also is very knowledgeable in holistic medicine and living a healthy lifestyle. Since graduating, Dr. Brown has taken continuing education courses specializing in pediatric chiropractic care, animal chiropractic care, sports medicine and nutrition.