Primary Care

At Heartland, we offer high-quality, patient-centered primary care for children, adolescents, and adults of all ages. As a medical home, we provide comprehensive health care for the entire family. 

Family Medicine Services Including:

  • Adult and child well visits
  • Sports physicals
  • Immunizations for children and adults.
  • Diagnosis and treatment of acute illnesses and injuries
  • Medication assisted substance disorder treatment
  • Mental health services as part of a whole-person treatment plan 
  • In-house lab and comprehensive send out labs
  • Medication Assistance Program
  • Chronic illness management and complex care coordination with specialists
  • Gynecological services, hormone replacement therapy, screening for cervical cancer & sexually transmitted infections
  • Early Detection Works Program for cervical and breast cancer
  • Rapid HIV screening, pre and post-exposure HIV prophylaxis (PrEP, and PEP services)


Heartland is committed to providing you care anywhere, anytime.  ACCESS PATIENT PORTAL or call to schedule an appointment.

We accept commercial health insurance, Medicaid, Medicare, and offer sliding-fee scale services based on income level.

Medical Team

Lisa Russell

Chief Clinical Officer

Heather Fogle


Jill Burgen


Dr. Luke Mueller


Clare Kuhn


Maureen Caro


Rosie Mueller


Josh Simmons, Chronic Care Primary Care Doctor

Josh Simmons


Tana Houghton


COVID-19 Care

Need a COVID-19 test or vaccine? Experiencing symptoms of COVID-19? Heartland provides care in Lawrence, Kansas, for all COVID-19 related prevention, testing, and treatment needs. 

The Covid-19 Clinic, previously located at 346 Maine Street, is now integrated into our health center at 1312 W 6th Street. Patient services are no longer available at 346 Maine Street. 

Heartland @ Panda Pediatrics


Heartland Panda Pediatrics, strives to provide the highest possible quality of care for patients up to 21 years of age. We are a partnership of board-certified pediatricians who take this mission to heart.

Our practice has won the “Best of Lawrence” community vote since 2013, as well as 2018’s Winnie Family Favorites awards. We are also a 5-star Kansas Breastfeeding Friendly Practice

We’re there when you need us, we have a physician on call 24-hours-a-day and a nurse triage line for all of your questions. Click here for details about locations and hours

Currently, we are affiliated with Lawrence Memorial Hospital (LMH), where we deliver well newborn care to our patients.

Heartland is committed to providing you care anywhere, anytime.  ACCESS PATIENT PORTAL or call to schedule an appointment

Heartland Panda Pediatrics Walk-In Clinic

Open every week day, Heartland Panda Pediatrics is the only walk-in clinic specializing exclusively in pediatric urgent care in Lawrence. Established patients can visit the walk-in clinic for non-emergent sick symptoms such as: ear infections, fever, cough, respiratory symptoms, vomiting and diarrhea.

Learn more about our pediatric services. 

Pediatrics Medical Team

Dr. Goodnight Heartland Health @ Panda Pediatrics

Dr. Goodnight

Pediatric MD

Dr. Rundquist Heartland Health @ Panda Pediatrics

Dr. Rundquist

Pediatric MD

Dr. Kelley Heartland Health @ Panda Pediatrics

Dr. Kelley

Pediatric MD

Dr. Vandervelde

Dr. Vandervelde

Pediatric MD

Dr. Poull Heartland Health @ Panda Pediatrics

Dr. Poull

Pediatric MD

Dr. Whitney Heartland Health @ Panda Pediatrics

Dr. Whitney

Pediatric MD

Cindy Mast

Cindy Mast

Pediatric Physician Assistant

Maggie Williams Provider

Maggie Williams

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

Mental & Behavioral Health

Psychiatry, mental and behavioral health services as part of an integrated, whole-person treatment plan. 

Services include individual counseling/therapy, along with diagnosis and treatment for children and adults for anxiety, depression, ADHD, substance use disorder, bipolar disorder, and more. 

Heartland Community Health Center is an LGBTQIA+ Safe Space.

Mental & Behavioral Health Team

Dr. Nick Evangelidis

Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist

Dr. Meaghan McEachern

Clinical Psychologist

Alex Rodenbeek a therapist in Lawrence, Kanas

Alex Rodenbeek

LSCSW, Behavioral Health Lead

LMSW, Behavioral Health

Jenny Robinson

LMSW, Behavioral Health

Amanda Coonrod

LSCSW, Behavioral Health

Megan Davies

Megan Davies

LSCSW, Behavioral Health

Jacob Schooler

LSCSW, Behavioral Health


APRN, Psychiatry


DNP, APRN, PMHNP-BC, Psychiatry


Dental treatment and oral health care to both Heartland patients and the public, with services provided in our clinic, as well as through ongoing community-based programs.

Services include cleaning, x-rays, fluoride, fillings, sealants, and extractions. Heartland also offers specialized pediatric dentistry. 

Dental Team

Dr. Mollie Day

DDS, Chief Dental Officer

Dr. Jeremiah Bell


Dr. Cheryl Biesterfeld


Dr. Idean mohammadi


Dr. Kari Lindejfeld


Kiersten Astarita

Registered Dental Hygienist

Erin Bates

registered dental hygienist

dental hygienist Panda Pediatrics

holly blick

Registered Dental Hygienist

Lucy Hill

Registered Dental Hygienist

Laura Gigstad

Registered Dental Hygienist

Leticia Gonzalez

Registered Dental Hygienist

Healthy Futures by Heartland

Healthy Futures is a community-based program that brings FREE diagnostic, preventative and operative services to children at schools throughout the state of Kansas.


River City Pharmacy

Now Open

Full-service pharmacy providing outstanding pharmaceutical care and all options of accessing affordable medication for patients of all ages.

Experienced Staff

Dedicated pharmacy team that provides outstanding service and explores all prescription options. 

Affordable Medication

Having trouble affording your medication? River City Pharmacy has programs and discounts to help. 

Drive Thru Window

Fill your prescriptions after your appointment, or anytime in our lobby or drive thru window. 

Get prescriptions filled on time, every time. 

Pharmacy Team


Director of Pharmacy

Grant River City

Grant Holmes, PharmD

Lead Pharmacist

Sarah Pharmacist at River City Pharmacy

Shonee, RPh, MS


Shonee, RPh, MS

PRN Pharmacist

Care Cupboard

At Heartland we believe food is medicine. That’s why we have an on-site pantry full of healthy foods.  The Care Cupboard is a satellite location for Just Food and is available to Heartland patients and the general public. 

Hours of Operation

Monday – Friday

9am – 5pm  

Donations accepted at the Care Cupboard entrance at 1312 W 6th Street, during operating hours.