Alief Clinic Staff
Our People Make the Difference.
Patrice Latimer, MD
Family Medicine Physician
Dr. Latimer has been a dedicated Family Medicine Physician for almost 20 years. She is passionate about caring for underserved patients, women’s health, and believes in evidenced-based medicine.
Compassion is a muscle that gets stronger with use, and the regular exercise of choosing kindness over cruelty would change us.
Ciara Whitman MSN, FNP, MPH, PHN
Family Nurse Practitioner
Ciara has been a Registered Nurse for nearly 10 years and recently joined the Alief Clinic as a Family Nurse Practitioner. She is interested in pediatric care and is always striving to learn more.
Reading, cooking, movies and navigating challenging Escape Rooms.
Nicki Cuellar, LCSW, DCSW
Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Nicanora "Nicki" has a Master's degree in Social Work and has worked over 25 years with persons of all ages with chronic and severe health problems.
Bead stringing and needlework.
Jay Petrishin, RN, FACHE