Dr. Yvonne Asiimwe, board-certified family medicine specialist, recently joined St. Vincent Medical Group at St. Vincent Jennings Hospital in North Vernon.
Her special medical interests include management of chronic diseases consisting of hypertension, diabetes, asthma, chronic pulmonary obstructive disease and obesity-related illness. Her other medical interests include women’s health, cardiovascular disease, depression, anxiety and children’s well and sick visits.
She earned her medical degree at Kigezi International School of Medicine in the United Kingdom and completed her family medicine residency at St. Anthony Hospital in Oklahoma City.
She is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians, the American Medical Association, the Indiana Academy of Family Physicians and the Christian Medical and Dental Association.
Asiimwe’s office is located inside St. Vincent Jennings Hospital at 301 Henry St. in North Vernon.