Spending time outdoors with family is a favorite pastime of Dr. Hippensteel. She loves to try new activities, see new sights and travel. She can be seen often on the sidelines as a coach, volunteer or spectator to many different sports. Dr. Hippensteel enjoys reading many different genres and would love to chat about books all day. Her dog, Tony, is also a favorite subject to discuss.
Recognizing and improving mental health is so important in the overall well-being of all patients. Dr. Hippensteel firmly believes that providing health care to children and teens is her calling, and she strives to address their needs. She is passionate about health, well-being and awareness of students. She is happy to give talks, volunteer and be a community resource for students and parents.
Dr. Hippensteel cares for patients of all ages in an outpatient setting. She offers full-spectrum family medicine with an interest in women and children’s health, including obstetrics. Her current focus is on obstetrics, inpatient pediatrics and newborn care.
Bachelor’s degree in biology and chemistry, Manchester University, North Manchester, Ind.
Pikeville University, Kentucky College of Osteopathic Medicine
Fort Wayne Medical Education Program, Fort Wayne, IN
Board Certified in Family Medicine with Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment
Certificate of Added Qualifications in Obstetrics
Advisory Faculty for Advanced Life Support for Obstetrics
NRP, ACLS and PALS certifications