Adena Physicians & Staff August 27, 2020

Adena Adds Five New Providers

Adena Health System is expanding its care for patients with the addition of five specialty providers, across multiple service lines. These incoming physicians and advanced practice providers are delivering even more options for comprehensive, close-to-home care for our patients throughout the region.

Adena is pleased to welcome:

Amy Bennie, PsyD, is now caring for patients at the Adena Counseling Center. Dr. Bennie is a graduate of Azusa Pacific University in Azusa, California, where she earned her doctorate degree in Clinical Psychology.

Jarod Betz, MD joins the growing group of specialists with Adena Cardiology. Dr. Betz earned his medical degree from the University of Cincinnati’s College of Medicine. He is currently accepting new patients in Chillicothe and Circleville.

Cristen Collins, MD, comes to the Adena Counseling Center adding much needed child and adolescent psychiatry services to the region. Dr. Collins earned her medical degree from the University of Toledo College of Medicine.

Phillip Perona, MD, joins Adena Cardiology and is caring for patients in Chillicothe and Greenfield. A board-certified cardiologist, Dr. Perona earned his medical degree from the University of Arkansas.

Kristen White, MD, joins Adena Pediatrics after earning her medical degree from Wright State University’s Boonshoft School of Medicine, located in Dayton, OH. Dr. White returns to Adena after having worked at Adena Regional Medical Center before pursuing medical school.

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