Our Staff

Our staff at Priority Physicians is committed to ensuring that each interaction with our concierge medical practice is genuine, patient-focused, and managed with professional excellence. With decades of experience from cross-functional fields that range from medical services to premium hospitality, our team at Priority Physicians has been assembled to deliver exceptional service in all aspects of our work. It is both our privilege and our pleasure to manage the healthcare needs of our patients, and we look forward to doing so for many years to come.

 

Joe Rizzuto – Chief Operating Officer

Joe is a native of Carmel, IN, and a graduate of Indiana University, from which he holds bachelor’s degrees in both Psychology and Marketing. Joe brings more than a decade of Fortune 100 experience to our team after working as a senior executive for Target Corporation before joining Priority Physicians in 2010. As the chief operating officer, Joe builds and implements the strategies that support our corporate operational, financial, and business development goals. Joe lives in Carmel with his wife and three children. He enjoys supporting their multiple educational and community activities and has general interests in sports, home improvement projects, and time spent relaxing with good friends.

 

 


Michele Teters – Office Manager (Fishers Location)

Michele joined our team in August of 2013 with a strong background in sales support, administration and customer service. She received her bachelor’s degree in Health  Information Administration from Indiana Wesleyan University. Michele spent a year coordinating patient care with Dr. Veatch in Indianapolis before being promoted to  her current position as Manager of our Fishers location.

 

  

 

 


Erica Burger – Sr. Member Services Associate

Erica graduated from Indiana University with a bachelor’s degree in Sports Communication and Broadcasting. She served as account executive with the Indiana Pacers before deciding to bring her service and sales experience to the world of healthcare. A veteran member of our staff, Erica has played an invaluable role in helping to set the tone for our team’s commitment to excellence. Her responsibilities include support of daily office operations, IT/EMR administration, and coordinating patient care on behalf of Dr. Priddy.

 

 

 


Stacy Hewitt – Member Services Associate

Stacy has been working as a licensed practical nurse for over 20 years, including more than 10 years devoted to family medicine nursing.  Her experience has been invaluable in serving the needs of our patients both thoughtfully and efficiently.  Stacy’s duties are focused on the administrative support of Dr. Szewczyk and her patients, and include the management of scheduling, coordination of referrals, and insurance pre-certification/prior authorizations on behalf of our patients.

 

 

 


DaShon Smith – On-Site Phlebotomist

DaShon joined our team in July 2015 as our On-Site Phlebotomist in partnership with Cleveland HeartLab, and recently earned her degree as a Registered Nurse. She is certified in phlebotomy and offers 18 years of experience. She works closely with our lab team to provide quick service with high quality to our patients needing labs.

 

 

 

 


Tiffany Ehret – Member Services Associate

Tiffany joined our team in November of 2016 with more than six years of experience in healthcare as a medical assistant and phlebotomist. She received her associate’s degree in Medical Assisting from Ivy Tech in 2010. Her experience has been invaluable in serving the needs of our patients both thoughtfully and efficiently. Tiffany’s duties are focused on the clinical and phlebotomy care of the entire practice as well as coordinating patient care on behalf of Dr. Fraser. Her duties also include the management of scheduling, coordination of referrals, and insurance pre-certification/prior authorizations on behalf of our patients. Tiffany is originally from Wabash, IN and has lived in the Indianapolis area for nine years. She enjoys spending time with family and friends in her spare time.