Dr. Usher is a board certified family physician and has practiced medicine in the Chippewa Valley for nearly 20 years. He founded ReforMedicine, S.C., in 2011 as the Chippewa Valley’s first and only direct-pay medical practice. Since then he has served more than 2,000 patients with medical care and physician-led weight loss visits.
Dana is an RN with a Bachelor’s from Viterbo University, soon to finish her Master’s from Chamberlain College of Nursing and shortly thereafter to work as a Nurse Practitioner. Dana will continue her education further at Viterbo University again this fall to attend a new program with dual degrees including a Doctorate of Nursing and a Master’s in Business. Most of Dana’s entire nursing career has been at Mayo Clinic working in Family Medicine for about the last 11 years, previously in the Medical Surgical Unit.
Renee Carlson is a Nurse Practitioner at ReforMedicine. She earned Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees in Nursing and advanced studies in Emergency. She has significant experience in patient care including family practice, urgent/emergency care experience, and rural specialties and is experienced in working with patients of all ages.
Christina Funk, a Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner, joined the ReforMedicine team in the summer of 2015. A graduate of North Dakota State University and UW-Eau Claire, she has spent her career working in hospital and critical care settings as well as family practice. She has earned her Doctorate of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree and sees patients full time at ReforMedicine.
Dr. Nola Westphal joined ReforMedicine as a Board Certified Family Medicine Physician in 2013. A graduate of the University of Minnesota-Duluth and the University of Minnesota Medical School, Dr. Westphal completed her residency at the UW Family Medicine Clinic in Eau Claire and now sees patients on a part-time basis at ReforMedicine.