Meet The Staff
Arun Jain, MD FACOG
Board Certified Obstetrics
Brown University, BA with Highest Honors
Phi Beta Kappa
University of Connecticut School of Medicine
Honors in OB/Gyn & Internal Medicine
UConn School of Medicine Ob/Gyn Residency Program
1996 Dorfman Award for Excellence in Patient Care
1996 Alumni Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching
1996 Spero Neckles Award for Outstanding Resident Research
Dr. Jain grew up in Connecticut and was an Asst. Professor at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine before moving to Indiana in 1997. He started Women's Health Specialists in 1998 and had the pleasure of delivering over 1000 babies before limiting his practice to gynecology. Dr. Jain's private practice focuses on innovations for women's health including the latest options for birth control, incontinence, menstrual problems, and hormone replacement therapy. He has a special interest in minimally invasive surgery including hysteroscopy, laparoscopy, and vaginal surgery.
He is certified in da Vinci Robotic surgery as well.
Dr. Jain is married to Anita Joshi MD (Pediatrics)
and has 2 children, Nikhil and Nina, and a dog named Kulfi.
Rita Keeling, FNP-C
Women's Primary and Gynecology Care
1995 Ivy Tech Community College:
Licensed Practical Nursing
1999 Ivy Tech Community College:
Associate of Science in Nursing
2014 Indiana Wesleyan University:
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
2017 Chamberlain College of Nursing:
Master of Science in Nursing
Member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners
Shout outs from her colleagues!
"Rita is a patient-focused, highly skilled, passionate and devoted nurse who is dedicated to the profession of nursing. She prides herself on her professionalism and providing quality patient care. Her patients are all treated like one of her family members; she upholds the highest standards." ~ Trina Marlatt RN,
CEO at St. Vincent Williamsport Hospital.
"Rita is a professional clinician with proficient skills, including incisive critical thinking and foresight, as well as an astute physical assessment. She possesses incomparable compassion that is non-judgmental and genuine in nature." ~ Amber Sundt, RN
Med-Surg Unit Charge Nurse as St. Vincent Williamsport Hospital.
Buffie has been with WHS since 1998 and as office manager is responsible for all non-clinical aspects of the practice including surgery scheduling, surgery pre-certifications, billing, accounting, HR, and facilities maintenance.
If you have a question about your account or our office in general Buffie would be happy to assist you.
Christy Shillings, RN
Christy has been with WHS since 2007 and assists Dr. Jain with office procedures and exams. She also maintains clinical supplies and equipment, OSHA and CLIA compliance. Christy does telephone counseling and gives patients lab results.
If you have questions about your care plan, testing or prescriptions, Christy will be here for you.
Laurie has been with WHS since 2017.
She checks patients in, updates medical records, insurance information and checks patients out.
Laurie also handles the phones, schedules appointments, and verifies benefits before appointments and procedures.
She would be happy to assist you.
Crystal Ellinger, CCMA
Crystal has been with WHS since 2018 and assists Dr. Jain with office procedures and exams.
She also maintains clinical supplies and equipment, OSHA and CLIA compliance.
Crystal also does telephone counseling and gives patients lab results.
If you have questions about your care plan, testing or prescriptions, Crystal will also be here for you.