Child Health

Meet Our Providers

Kyle Carpenter
APRN

Kyle is a Family Nurse Practitioner who earned his Bachelor of Science from Ohio University and his Master of Science from the Ohio State University School of Nursing. He is certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. Before his employment at MVHC, Kyle was a registered nurse at Genesis Healthcare Systems. He practices at our South Zanesville office in both pediatrics and adult health.

Dr. Kaci Cunningham
DO

Dr. Cunningham obtained her medical degree from Lincoln Memorial University – DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine. She then completed her pediatric residency at Nationwide Children’s Hospital and recently completed a sports medicine fellowship at Akron Children’s Hospital.

 

Dr. Cunningham recalls always wanting to be a pediatrician. When she was three years old, her parents caught her on video, stating that she wanted to be a doctor like Dr. Rangaswamy. Her dream has always been to come back home to Southeastern Ohio to give back to the community that supported her and shaped her into the person she is. Her favorite patients to see are student athletes, as she has been involved with sports throughout her life. Her goal as a pediatrician and sports medicine physician is to keep kids active, healthy, and injury-free so that they can continue to play the sports that they love.

Bobbie Flaig
APRN

Bobbie obtained her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Ohio University and her Master of Science in Nursing – Family Nurse Practitioner from Florida Southern College. She chose to become a nurse practitioner because as a registered nurse, she loved being a patient advocate and providing patient (and family) education. She likes to break down complex concepts and terms into simple explanations that her patients can understand. Bobbie enjoys caring for individuals with acute and chronic respiratory illnesses, such as asthma and bronchiolitis.

A fun fact about Bobbie is that she is the first person in her family to attend college, initially attending Ohio University Zanesville. When she is not working, she is a full-time mother to three boys who keep her busy year-round. She also enjoys spending time outdoors (preferably when it's warm).

Daryan Lynch
APRN

Daryan obtained her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Cincinnati and her Master of Science in Nursing – Family Nurse Practitioner from Northern Kentucky University. From a young age, she knew that she wanted to work in healthcare and help people get through the most vulnerable times in their lives. While she enjoys working with children and adult patients, she particularly enjoys working with children, as they are honest, strong, and resilient.

 

A fun fact about Daryan is that she lived in Cincinnati for 8 years. While in Cincinnati, she worked at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital for 5 years on the Neuroscience/Trauma unit.

Dr. B.V. Rangaswamy
MD

Dr. Rangaswamy obtained his medical degree from the University of Mysore in India and completed two residencies at Cook County Hospital and Winnepeg Children’s Hospital, as well as a pediatric oncology fellowship at NYU Medical Center. After starting his practice in 1975 and working for nearly 40 years serving Cambridge area residents as a private physician, Dr. Billimagga Rangaswamy joined MVHC in April of 2016.

Dr. Suresh Thakker
MD

Dr. Suresh Thakker attended UTESA School Of Medicine where he received his Doctor of Medicine. He is certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and is a member of the Ohio American Academy of Pediatrics. Dr. Thakker's previous work history includes 20 years in pediatric private practice at Wilson Memorial Hospital in Sidney, Ohio, and four years at Superior Med Pediatrics. He chose to go into pediatrics because of his love for children and his desire to serve them and their families with his knowledge and abilities. 

Dr. Thakker loves meditation and taking walks with his wife. He is a dedicated member of his church organization. He has two daughters, one son, and one grandchild. 

Dr. Thakker is a current employee of Nationwide Children's Hospital providing physician services in partnership with MVHC.  

Dr. Danielle Clark
DO

Dr. Clark obtained her Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine. She completed her pediatrics residency at Indiana University School of Medicine.

Dr. Kevin Doyle
MD

Dr. Doyle obtained his medical education from Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine and completed his pediatrics residency at Advocate Children’s Hospital in Illinois. 

Dr. Doyle will be serving the pediatrics population at our South Zanesville location.

Dr. Ellen Kumler
MD

Dr. Ellen Kumler earned her Bachelor of Science from The Ohio State University and her Doctor of Medicine from the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. She also completed courses in Public Health at the University of Florida. Dr. Kumler decided to become a physician as it combines science and getting to work with people every day. She loves working with children of all ages and enjoys partnering with their families to help them grow into a lifetime of better health. She previously worked at Superior Med Pediatrics in Cambridge.  

 

A fun fact about Dr. Kumler is that she was a flight surgeon in the Navy. In her free time, she enjoys reading, playing and watching sports, listening to live music, getting outside, and spending time with her family and friends. 

 

Dr. Kumler is a current employee of Nationwide Children's Hospital providing physician services in partnership with MVHC.

Dr. Courtney Nelson
MD

Courtney Nelson obtained her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and Pre-medicine from Kent State University where she graduated Summa Cum Laude. She completed her Doctor of Medicine degree at the University of Toledo College of Medicine where she received the Glidden L. Brooks Award for graduating at the top of her class. Dr. Nelson completed her pediatric residency training at Nationwide Children's Hospital/The Ohio State University in Columbus. She is a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society.

Dr. Danielle Roberts
MD

Dr. Roberts earned her Bachelor of Science in Biology from Ohio University, graduating Magna Cum Laude in 2007. She went on to complete her Doctor of Medicine at the University of Toledo College of Medicine, where she graduated in the top 10% of her class in 2011. Dr. Roberts completed her residency in Pediatrics at Nationwide Children’s Hospital and has been with MVHC since 2014.

Marian Valentine
APRN

Marian graduated from Ohio University with a Masters of Science in Nursing, specializing in Family Practice. Marian specializes in Child Health Medicine at MVHC and has been with MVHC since 2017.

Our Children’s Health team provides care to children from birth to age 19. Our caring team of providers is made up of pediatricians and nurse practitioners.  

 

We are here to be your child’s medical home by providing the following services: 

  • Well care checkups 

  • Ill visits 

  • Physicals 

  • Immunizations 

  • Dental care 

To best meet the needs of our child patients, MVHC has partnered with Nationwide Children’s Hospital to provide cardiology and genetic consultations at MVHC Zanesville.