Portales Providers


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Giddel ThomMD Pediatrics
Dr. Thom is fluent in both English and Spanish. He completed his residency in Pediatrics at Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center an acute care teaching hospital academically affiliated with Weill-Cornell Medical Center in Bronx, New York.
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He is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics, he completed a fellowship in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology at Louisiana State University- New Orleans Children Hospital. Dr. Thom spends time volunteering in various medical missions in South America and the Caribbean. He has also provided health services to poverty stricken areas of Mexico. In his spare time Dr. Thom enjoys hiking, fishing, table tennis, cricket, and badminton.

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Guadalupe KennedyCFNF
Ms. Kennedy was raised in Portales and speaks both English and Spanish fluently. She received both her RN as well as her BSN through Eastern New Mexico University.
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Ms. Kennedy obtained her Masters and Certified Family Nurse Practitioner (CFNP) degree from West Texas A&M in Canyon, Texas. She has been a practicing Nurse Practitioner since 2004, and has worked with La Casa since 1994.

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Louis WombleFNP-C, RN, BBA
Mr. Womble is a Family Nurse Practitioner originally from a small community in south Texas. He grew up working on his family’s farm harvesting cotton, corn and grain.
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Mr. Womble received his Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Texas Pan American in 2004. A few years later, Mr. Womble obtained his Associates degree in Nursing (ADN) from Tennessee State University in 2008. After working as an intensive care (ICU) nurse in Texas and Tennessee for eight years, he obtained his Master’s degree as a Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP-C) from Middle Tennessee State University in 2015. In his spare time, Mr. Womble enjoys camping, traveling and spending time with his wife and two children.

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Jonathan ReddCFNP
Jonathan Redd was born in San Antonio Texas to an Army Dad from Oregon and a native-born Texan Mom. He is a double major in Psychology and Sociology from Texas Tech University.
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He received his second degree in Nursing which includes a Bachelors and Masters in Nursing from Lubbock Christian University. He worked many different jobs while getting his degree. He taught middle school for three years and coached for year. He has been a registered nurse for six years working for Covenant Medical Center, University Medical Center and a few county hospitals. And he looks forward to serving the Portales community. When Jonathan is not working, he enjoys spending time with his wife and two kids. He likes running his dog around the neighborhood. He is constantly look for things to keep his mind challenged and engaged.


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Gangadhar ImmanniDDS
Dr. Immanni is excited to be in the Clovis and Portales area serving the local community! He and his wife, Prathyusha, have been married for six years, and moved to New Mexico in 2011.
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He is a graduate of New York University, where he received his Doctorate in Dental Surgery and a Masters in Health Administration. Dr. Immanni is a member of the American Dental Association, the New Mexico Dental Association and Indian Dental Association. He has volunteered at New Mexico’s “Mission of Mercy” in Farmington and Rio Rancho for the past 2 years, providing free dental care for those in need. Dr. Immanni appreciates the value of family and friends, enjoys traveling, watching sports and staying in shape by working out. Dr. Immanni and his team of certified dental assistants will work with you to address your oral health concerns and provide you with the best possible service for your needs.

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Andrea Martin, RDHRegistered Dental Hygienist
Andrea Martin, a Portales, NM native is a Registered Dental Hygienist. She returns to La Casa after previously working with our dental team in 2010.
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She attended Amarillo College where she received her dental hygienist license. She originally went to school for biology and grew to become more passionate about oral health. She has 8 years of experience in dental hygiene and she enjoys being able to educate her patients on the importance of oral health. She feels that the work she is able to do at La Casa is greatly appreciated by the patients and the community. In her spare time, she enjoys watching movies, reading and relaxing.

This health center receives HHS funding and has Federal Public Health (PHS) deemed status with respect to certain health or health-related claims, including medical malpractice claims, for itself and its covered individuals.

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Contact Us

To make an appointment, please contact one of our convenient locations...

Portales: (575) 356-6695
ENMU: (575) 562-2321
Clovis: (575) 769-0888
Roswell: (575) 623-3255
Roswell Pediatrics: (575) 622-5956
ENMU Roswell: (575) 624-7106
Roswell Behavioral: (575) 755-2272