Our Providers

Jay Rust, P.A.

Mr. Rust completed his Bachelor of Science in Exercise and Sports Science, and his Masters of Science in Cardiac Rehab at the University of Wisconsin – La Crosse.  He later earned his Masters of Science in Physician Assistant Studies at Marquette University.  Mr. Rust has a passion for exercise and nutrition, and has continued to implement his beliefs in the people he serves by working with them to create a healthy lifestyle.  His experience working in cardiac rehabilitation before becoming a Physician Assistant, has led him to believe that healthy lifestyle changes makes a huge difference in people’s lives.  No matter what age you are or what health concern you have, Mr. Rust looks forward to caring for you.

When Mr. Rust is not spending time treating and improving his patients’ lives, he enjoys spending time with his wife, Jodi, two daughters, and son.  As a family, they love the outdoors – skiing, boating, fishing, and hiking.  Jodi and him are also avid hunters.

Master’s in Physician Assistant Program: Marquette University
Certification: National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistant
Accepting New Patients: Yes

Ryan Chadek, APNP

Ms. Chadek completed her Bachelor of Science and Masters of Science in Nursing from Marian University.  Ms. Chadek treats patients of all ages.  Health and wellness are very important to her.  She is the kind of Provider patients can turn to during illness as well as preventative care for today and the future.   Each patient’s story is different and unique; therefore, Ms. Chadek strives to listen to every individual patient and tailor the care based on their specific needs. If something is important to you, it’s important to her.

She and her husband have boy/girl twins and stay busy together with a variety of activities including anything outdoors, boating, sports, and skiing.

Master’s in Nursing Program: Marian University
Certification: American Nurses Credentialing Center in Family Medicine
Accepting New Patients: Yes

Evelina Todd, M.D.

Dr. Todd is originally from Crimea, Ukraine where she worked as a physician. She immigrated to the US in 2009 where she resided, worked and studied in the Upper Peninsula and West Michigan. With her strong background in medicine, she prepared for U.S. residency while completing an MBA at Ferris State University. She graduated from a family medicine residency program in Miami, Florida and joined Kaukauna Clinic due to its friendly and nurturing staff and inviting community. She enjoys providing continuous care to all ages in both inpatient and outpatient settings. In her spare time, she enjoys camping, hiking and traveling throughout the U.S. with her family. Dr. Todd and her family are looking forward to being a part of the Fox Valley community and enjoying all that it has to offer.

Medical School: Crimea State Medical University, Named after S.I. Georgiyevsky
Residency: Borinquen Health Care Centers, Miami, Florida
Board Certification: American Board of Family Medicine
Hospital Affiliations: ThedaCare Regional Medical Center- Appleton and Ascension’s St. Elizabeth. Newborn care is provided at ThedaCare Regional Medical Center- Appleton and Ascensions’s St Elizabeth Hospital
Accepting New Patients: Yes

Timothy P. Culligan, M.D.

Dr. Culligan is a native of Northeast Wisconsin which gives him a unique perspective on the region’s culture, history, and residents. Since 2002 he has been practicing at the Kaukauna Clinic delivering primary care for patients of all ages. He has a particular interest in treating skin conditions, performing office-based procedures, and especially caring for children and newborns.

Medical School: Loyola University School of Medicine in Maywood, IL
Residency: UW Health–Fox Valley Family Practice Residency, Appleton, WI
Board Certification: American Board of Family Medicine
Hospital Affiliations: Adult admissions are made to ThedaCare Regional Medical Center-Appleton and pediatric admissions at St. Elizabeth Hospital. Newborn care is provided at ThedaCare Regional Medical Center-Appleton and St. Elizabeth Hospital.
Accepting New Patients: No

Jennifer L. Schoening, M.D.

Dr. Schoening enjoys incorporating a “wellness” philosophy into her medical practice and her professional  interests include women’s health, pediatrics and acupuncture. She is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Family Medicine at the Medical College of Wisconsin and is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians, Wisconsin Academy of Family Physicians and Wisconsin Medical Society. Dr. Schoening is married with two children and welcomed her grandson in 2015. She enjoys spending time with family, a variety of fitness activities, travel and puttering in her vegetable garden.

MedicalSchool: University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI
Residency: UW Health–Fox Valley Family Practice Residency, Appleton, WI
Board Certification: American Board of Family Medicine
Hospital Affiliations: Adult hospital admissions are made to ThedaCare Regional Medical Center-Appleton and pediatric admissions to St. Elizabeth Hospital. Newborn care is provided at ThedaCare Regional Medical Center-Appleton and St. Elizabeth Hospital.
Accepting New Patients: No

 

Paul H. Russo, M.D.

Dr. Russo has spent his career in family medicine with a special interest in obstetrics.  While Dr. Russo is no longer practicing OB, he still enjoys caring for new born patients.  In addition to seeing patients, he enjoys teaching medical students and family medicine residents and is an Associate Clinical Professor at Mosaic Family Health/Fox Valley Family Medicine Residency. In 2011, Dr. Russo was chosen as Wisconsin’s family physician of the year by the Wisconsin Academy of Family Physicians. When he’s not in the office, he is a member on the KATODA (alcohol and drug awareness) Board and the Fox Valley Mission Group. In addition to family medicine, he earned a degree in Wood Science and a Master of Science Degree in Forestry from the University of Illinois, Champaign, Illinois in 1982. When not with his family and grandchildren, he enjoys the outdoors, woodworking, and vegetable gardening.

Medical School: University of Southern Illinois, Springfield, Illinois
Residency: UW Health-Fox Valley Family Practice Residency, Appleton, WI
Board Certification: American Board of Family Medicine
Hospital Affiliations: Pediatric admissions at St. Elizabeth Hospital.
Accepting New Patients: No

Lori A. Deprez King, APNP

Ms. King has been a nurse practitioner and certified as an adult and geriatric nurse practitioner since 1991 and has been with Kaukauna Clinic since 1999. As a nurse practitioner, Ms. King focuses on family medicine, preventive health care and wellness, nutrition and weight loss, diabetes and smoking cessation. She also provides routine care for patients with acute and chronic health conditions. Her professional interests include women’s health and geriatrics. Ms. King is a member of the American Nurses’ Association, the Wisconsin Nurses’ Association and the Fox Valley Health Professionals. She is active in her community and church and she and her family enjoy camping, fishing, windsurfing, gardening and exercising. Enjoying the outdoors is high on her list of priorities.

Masters in Nursing Program: University of Wisconsin-Madison
Certification: American Nurses Credentialing Center in Adult-Gerontology Primary Care
Accepting New Patients: Yes

Jennifer L. Baumgart, APNP

As a nurse practitioner, Ms. Baumgart focuses on preventive health care, wellness, and providing routine care for patients with acute and chronic health conditions.  Her professional interests include all aspects of general practice family medicine with special interest in women’s health, adolescents, nutrition and wellness promotion.  Ms. Baumgart is a member of the American Nurses’ Association, Wisconsin Nurses’ Association and the Fox Valley Health Professionals.  In the unique role of a nurse practitioner, Ms. Baumgart provides quality medical care with the perspective of a nursing background.  She sees patients independently, yet works closely and collaboratively with the physicians.  She is married with two sons and their interests include sports and fitness.

Master’s in Nursing Program: Concordia University – Wisconsin
Certification: American Nurses Credentialing Center in Family Medicine
Accepting New Patients: Yes

Kimberly Romenesko, APNP

Ms. Romenesko completed her Nursing Degree at Bellin College of Nursing, Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, Master of Science in Nursing Degree as an adult Nurse Practitioner from Marian University, and a post graduate certification as a Family Nurse Practitioner from Northern Kentucky University. She most recently was practicing as an APNP at a family practice clinic in New London.  Ms. Romenesko has a special passion for mission work and has been a member of mission trips to Haiti, Africa, and Peru. She and her husband have three grown children and two grandchildren and in their spare time she enjoys reading, golfing, gardening and boating.

Master’s in Nursing Program: Marian University
Certification: American Nurses Credentialing Center in Family Medicine
Accepting New Patients: Yes