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Family Medicine Specialist Joins Creighton Medical Associates

Family Medicine Specialist Joins Creighton Medical Associates

Jayashree Paknikar, M.D., has joined Creighton Medical Associates (CMA) as a family medicine specialist. She will see patients at the Old Market Clinic, 1319 Leavenworth St., and CMA’s FamilyMed Plus office, 16944 Audrey St. She is board certified in family medicine and has a special interest in obstetrics and gynecology.

Most recently, Dr. Paknikar was in private practice, managing two Omaha family medicine, obstetrics and urgent-care clinics with more than 1,500 patients. An associate professor in the Creighton School of Medicine, she has been a faculty member for more than seven years. She served as interim clinical director for the Creighton Student Health Clinic, 2003-2004.

Dr. Paknikar completed residencies in family medicine at Creighton University Medical Center, nuclear medicine at University of Nebraska Medical Center, and obstetrics/gynecology at KEM Hospital in Mumbai, India, where she was chief resident. She earned her medical degree from Seth G.S. Medical College in Mumbai.

To schedule a patient appointment, call 402.280.5500.