Catherine Spiker, DO
Catherine is a board-certified Family Physician who was born and raised in Birmingham, Alabama. She attended Birmingham Southern College for undergraduate where she played Division 1 soccer before pursuing a career in medicine. She completed medical school at the adelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine Georgia Campus and residency at St. Vincent Family Medicine Residency in Jacksonville, Florida. During medical school, she met her husband Dr. Raj Harricharan Singh.
Dr. Spiker has been practicing since 2015. The last four years have been at Healthstar Physicians in Newport, Tennessee. Recently Dr. Raj and Dr. Spiker opened their own branch of Healthstar Physicians in Newport and they continue to serve the area with up-to-date medical care.
Dr. Spiker has a special interest in chronic disease management through osteopathy including diabetes, COPD, coronary artery disease, heart failure; women’s health; preventative care; and pediatric care. She also performs osteopathic manipulation. In her free time, Dr. Spiker enjoys hiking, gardening, watching football, visiting family, and spending time with her son.
Dr. Spiker is board certified in Family Medicine by the American College of Osteopathic Family Medicine.
Raj Harricharan Singh, DO
Raj is a board-certified Family Physician. He was born in Puerto Rico, but moved to Parrotsville, TN when he was six years old. He attended ETSU for undergraduate studies. He pursued his medical studies at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine Georgia Campus and residency at Floyd Family Medicine Residency in Rome, Georgia. During medical school, he met his wife, Dr. Catherine Spiker.
Dr. Singh has been practicing since 2012 and the last four years have been at Healthstar Physicians in Newport, Tennessee. Recently Dr. Singh and Dr. Spiker opened their own branch of Healthstar Physicians in Newport so they continue to serve the area with up-to-date medical care through osteopathy.
Dr. Singh treats all medical conditions throughout all age groups. He has a special interest in musculoskeletal injuries, obesity medicine, and diabetes. He also performs osteopathic manipulation. In her spare time, Dr. Singh enjoys running, working out, cooking, gardening, and spending time with his son.
Dr. Singh is board-certified in Family Medicine by the American College of Osteopathic Family Medicine.
Miranda Beckler, FNP-BC
Miranda Beckler, FNP-BC was raised in Morristown, Tennessee. Her undergrad studies were completed at Walter State and Carson-Newman. She began her healthcare career at the University of Tennessee Medical Center in Knoxville where she worked in the Medical Critical Care unit for two years and then transferred to home health while going to Carson-Newman for her Masters in Nursing degree.
Miranda has special interest in psychological conditions, COPD, and dermatology.
Miranda is a twin and enjoys reading, traveling, going to the movies. She spends her spare time playing with her two dogs Mia and Snape. She hopes to one day have a garden in which she can take care of.
Lindsay Henderson, FNP-BC
Lindsay Brown Henderson, FNP-BC is a family nurse practitioner that was born and raised in Cocke County, Tennessee. She completed undergraduate studies at East Tennessee State University receiving a Bachelors in Nursing in 2008. Lindsay worked at Holston Valley Medical Center in Kingsport, Tennessee as a Neuro/Trauma ICU nurse while continuing her education at ETSU, earning her Master’s in 2009.
Lindsay worked as a hospitalist nurse practitioner at Tennova Newport Medical Center for one year before beginning her career in outpatient family medicine. The last 8 years, Lindsay has worked at the Primary Care Center of Newport.
Lindsay is married to her wonderful husband Josh and they have two children. Lindsay has special interests in pediatrics and PCOS, as well as in preventive medicine for all age groups.
In her free time, Lindsay enjoys playing with her children, attending concerts, and cooking.
Susan is the Office Manager of the Healthstar Physicians Family Practice. She has been an employee of Healthstar since 2002. In this time she has held several supervisory positions, including billing supervisor and front office supervisor.
Susan is married with three children. She loves animals and all things Disney. Susan spends her free time reading and making memories with family.
Assistant Office Manager
Nikki works at our Healthstar Physicians Family Practice as Assistant Manager. She has been an employee of Healthstar Physicians Family Practice since 2008.
Nikki received her education from Walter State Community College where she began with a certification in transcription. She then returned to school to receive further certification in billing and coding.
Nikki is married and has two children who have blessed her with two grandchildren. She enjoys working in the garden and spending time with family and friends.
Kimberly is a patient service representative at the Healthstar Physicians Family Practice. She has been a member of Healthstar since 2005. Kimberly worked at Baptist Hospital of Cocke County from 1983 until 2005 when she joined Healthstar.
Kimberly has a charismatic personality that makes her a favorite of patients and coworkers alike. She is always willing to go the extra mile to ensure a positive patient experience. Kim enjoys spending time with her animals and family.
Originally from Florida, Lucretia has resided in Tennessee since 2012.
Lucretia received her certificate in phlebotomy from Pasco Hernando Community College in 2005. She recently received her CCMA in 2016 and now she is returning to school with ambitions of becoming an RN.
Married to a loving husband with who she has two beautiful children, Lucretia enjoys spending free time outdoors doing activities such as camping and hiking.
Dana began her healthcare career with a CMA certification from Tennessee College of Applied Technologies in 2015. She then returned to Walter State Community College in 2017 where she became a CCMA.
Dana plans on returning to school after marriage to fulfill her childhood dream of working in the healthcare field as a nurse or social worker.
Ashley has been working as a CCMA since graduating from Virginia College in 2012. She also serves as a volunteer firefighter and emergency medical responder at Catons Chapel Richardson Cove volunteer fire department in Sevierville.
Ashley has two children, Madison and Hayden. When she is not busy working, Ashley enjoys serving her community and spending free time with friends and family.
Sidney is a CCMA that joined Healthstar in 2019. She graduated from Cocke County High School. She has one child whom she loves spending time with. She also has a chocolate lab named Charleigh.
Megan is a CCMA that joined Healthstar in 2020. She graduated from Cocke County High School and got her CCMA from Walter State Community College. Megan is expecting her first child in August of 2020. In the meantime, she spends her time with her chocolate lab named Diesel, fishing, and attending demolition derbies.
Charley is an LPN that joined Healthstar in 2019. She got her LPN degree from Tennessee College of Applied Technology. She previously worked with an obstetrician. She is married with a dog named Smoke. She enjoys cooking, teaching children’s church, spending time with family, and developing her own craft business Charley J. Designs.
Rachel is an RN that joined Healthstar in 2020. She graduated from Cosby High School and got her RN degree from Walter State Community College. She is married and has 2 cats, Meredith and Roxanne). She enjoys fishing and spending time with friends and family.