Our Professional Staff
Mark L. Hechler, D.O.
Jessica Dwyer, M.A., CCC-A
Cassie Hodges, A.P.R.N., F.N.P-C
Cassie is a board-certified family Nurse Practitioner, and grew up in the Kansas City area. She received her undergraduate degrees from Kansas State University and the University of Missouri-Kansas City. She went on to complete her Masters of Science in nursing degree at Research College of Nursing. She is a member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners, a member of the Society of Otorhinolaryngology and Head-Neck Nurses, and a member of the American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy.
Cassie enjoys volunteering with Medical Missions Foundation serving communities in Uganda, Mali, India and Guatemala. She loves traveling and spending time with her husband and pets.
Nurse practitioners have a graduate, advanced education and clinical training beyond their initial professional registered nurse preparation. Nurse Practitioners assess, diagnose, and treat a variety of illness. They are able to order and interpret tests and write prescriptions. Cassie looks forward to treating new patients with acute episodic illnesses and also providing post-operative and follow-up care appointments. She will also be performing various cosmetic skin procedures.