Santo Domingo Health Center

Healthy People, Healthy Community, Healthy Lifestyle


About Our Medical Professionals

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Santo Domingo Health Center

SDHC: Great Health Care - Close to Home

Specialty Clinics


SDHC has medical, dental, and behavior health specialists who see patients at our clinic by appointment. Your primary care provider can refer you for an appointment with a specialist at your reququest.


Audiology (Hearing): Dr. Toby Wilson

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Audiology is the healthcare science of hearing and balance disorders, the primary aim of which is to help people overcome the barriers placed in their way as a consequence of hearing or balance problems.


Nephrology (Kidney): Dr. Chen


Nephrology is a branch of medical science that deals with diseases of the kidneys. The kidneys are vital for life with their complex network of blood vessels and intricate network of tubes and tubules that filter blood of its waste products and excess water.


Nutritionist: Mr. Anthony Willert

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Nutritionists are experts in the use of food and nutrition to promote health and manage disease. They advise people on what to eat in order to lead a healthy lifestyle or achieve a specific health-related goal.


OB/GYN (Women's Health): Dr. Bhatt

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An obstetrician/gynecologist is a physician specialist who provides medical and surgical care to women and has particular expertise in pregnancy, childbirth, and disorders of the reproductive system. This includes preventative care, prenatal care, detection of sexually transmitted diseases, Pap test screening, family planning, etc.


Pediatrics (Infants, Children & Teens): Dr. Kuzava

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Pediatrics is the specialty of medical science concerned with the physical, mental, and social health of children from birth to young adulthood. Pediatric care encompasses a broad spectrum of health services ranging from preventive health care to the diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic diseases.


Physical Therapy

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Physical therapists, sometimes called PTs, help injured or ill people improve their movement and manage their pain. These therapists are often an important part of the rehabilitation, treatment, and prevention of patients with chronic conditions, illnesses, or injuries.


Podiatry (Foot care):

Podiatrists provide medical care for people with foot, ankle, and lower leg problems. They diagnose illnesses, treat injuries, and perform surgery involving the lower extremities.


    Current Specialty Services

  • Audiology - Every Monday

  • Podiatry - Every Tuesday

  • Nutrition - Every Tuesday & Friday

  • Nephrology - Two Friday's per Month

  • Physical Therapy - Two Days per Month (On Hold due to Pandemic)

  • Ultrasound Services - Every Thursday

  • Pediatrics - Monday through Thursday

  • Radiology - Monday through Friday


About Our Clinic

Santo Domingo Health Center expanded its facilities in order to provide better services for you. Our new clinic space houses 14 new exam rooms so we can see more patients each day for medical visits. Call the clinic at 505-465-3060 if you need to be seen today. Our hours of operation for primary care services are 8:00am to 5:00pm Monday through Friday, and Saturdays from 9:00am to 1:00pm. We are closed on Wednesday mornings for administration time, however, we are available for urgent needs.


Meet Our Clinic Staff

  • Jimmie Charlie

    Dr. Jimmie Charlie

    Dr. Charlie is SDHC's Chief Medical Officer. He was born in Shiprock, NM, and graduated from Stanford University School of Medicine. Dr. Charlie specializes in Family Medicine with an interest in health promotion & disease prevention. Dr. Charlie loves to cook, spend time with family, and is a fan of Marvel Superheroes.

  • Mathew Strickland

    Dr. Strickland

    Dr. Strickland is our Pediatrician for the Kewa Pueblo community. He previously worked on the Navajo Reservation and trained at Tulane University School of Medicine where he earned his doctorate of medicine and Masters in Public Health. He enjoys hiking and other outdoor activities with his one and six year old sons, Thoren and Luca.

  • Brenda Murray

    Ms. Brenda Murray

    Brenda Murray is a Nurse Practitioner who graduated with her nursing degree from Montana State University and received her family and pediatric nurse practitioner degrees from the University of New Mexico. She currently works 2 days each week and has a great deal of experience in Women's Health Care. She enjoys cooking, hiking and yoga.

    • Jimmie Charlie

      CAPT Ana Guzmán

      CAPT Ana Guzmán-Cruz, MD is certified by the American Board of Family Medicine and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians. She has proudly served the Mescalero Apache, Navajo, Hopi and Southern Paiute Tribes since joining the U. S. Public Health Service in 2001. Dr. Guzmán, her husband and children, are excited to now join the Santo Domingo Health Center family.

    • Carrie Jones

      Dr. Carrie Jones

      Dr. Carrie Jones grew up in Los Lunas, NM and attended medical school at the University Of New Mexico School Of Medicine. She then completed her residency at North Colorado Family Medicine in Greeley, Colorado. Dr. Jones is board certified in Family Medicine and a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians.

    • Kristin Giordano

      Mrs. Kristin Giordano

      Kristin Giordano is a Physician Assistant who graduated from the University of New Mexico. She was born in Gallup, New Mexico. Kristin swears she can fall asleep anywhere - soon she'll be putting that skill to good use as she has recently had a baby!

    • Marcie Lichtenstein

      Marcie Lichtenstein

      Marcie Lichtenstein is a Nurse Practitioner who graduated from Walden University. She has a varied nursing practice of greater than 10 years. As a Nurse Practioner, Marcie specializes in family health. Marcie loves to go camping, travel, play music and spend time with her family.

    • Bernadette Engler

      Bernadette Engler

      Bernadette Engler is a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner who graduated with her nursing degree from University of New Mexico and received her Masters Degree from the University of Colorado with a specialty in Pediatrics. Her interests include music, hiking, biking, reading and art