Our providers see and treat about 50 patients every day.
Medical & Dental Providers
Our medical and dental providers deliver the core services of Bethesda Health Clinic.
John English, MD
Dr. John English is board certified by the American Board of Family Medicine and has been practicing medicine since 1993. Prior to becoming the Medical Director of Bethesda Health Clinic, he practiced medicine at Trinity Clinic in Tyler, Texas. John holds a M.D. degree from U.T. Southwestern Medical School. He completed his residency at John Peter Smith Hospital.
Matt Humphries, MD
Dr. Matt Humphries is board certified in Family Practice, and he has been practicing medicine since 1996. From 1996 to 2015, Matt served as a Medical Missionary in East Asia with the International Mission Board. Matt holds a M.D. degree from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, and he completed his residency at the University of Alabama. Matt also holds a B.S. in Biology from Baylor University.
Lianne Hanson, MD
Dr. Lianne Hanson-Sanchez volunteered at Bethesda for many years before joining the staff in 2016. Prior to Bethesda, Lianne was in private practice in Albuquerque New Mexico. Lianne holds an M.D. from Tulane Medical School. Her internship and residency in Obstetrics & Gynecology was completed at the University of California, San Diego. Her undergraduate degree is from UCLA.
Karin Grantham, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC
Family Nurse Practitioner
Karin joined Bethesda is 2021 after completing her Master of Science in Nursing and becoming credentialed as a Family Nurse Practitioner. She wants to make a difference in the health of her neighbors in East Texas, leveraging an extensive background in healthcare.
Karen completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing in 1986 at Baylor University and began her nursing career in the Surgical and Trauma Intensive Care Unit. She transitioned into the Operating Room, and returned to school to obtain her MBA from the University of Dallas. She entered the field of healthcare consulting and completed a Master of Science in Organization Development from the University of Texas at Dallas while consulting in the areas of strategy and operations. She was part of the Johnson & Johnson family of companies for more than 20 years before coming home to Texas in 2014.
Andrea Loyd, APRN, FNP-BC
Family Nurse Practitioner
Andrea Loyd joined Bethesda in 2010 as a nurse practitioner working part-time. She became a nurse practitioner to serve people and help them feel empowered to improve their health. Said Andrea, “I see myself as a tool that God can use to help people in a practical way, fulfilling God’s call on my life as a teenager to go into a healthcare.”
Andrea has a BS in Biology from Hardin Simmons University, a BS in Nursing from UT Arlington, and a MS in Nursing from UT Arlington. She is certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center and is a member of Sigma Theta Tau Honor Society in Nursing and the East Texas Nurse Practitioners Association.
Priscilla Pichon, PA-C, MPH
Priscilla joined Bethesda in 2020. She is passionate about helping the underserved.
Priscilla is from Chapel Hill, Texas, and both of her parents are from Peru.
She graduated from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center with a Master of PA Studies. She also holds a BS in Biology and Master of Public Health with a specialization in Community Health Education from Baylor University.
Family Nurse Practicioner
Stephanie Wilson, DDS
Dr. Stephanie Wilson joined Bethesda in 2021. Stephanie received her Dental license from the University of Texas Dental Branch, Houston TX in 2011 and brings several years of experience in the professional arena as well as volunteering on a mission trip.
Lorena Sa, DDS
Dr. Lorena Sa is a graduate from Indiana University and has been practicing dentistry for 16 years now. She has a Master’s degree in Operative Dentistry and enjoys doing a variety of procedures to help patients have a healthier smile, and to smile more often! She loves worship music and God’s word. In her free time, she likes to enjoy nature, play and sing music and travel.