Horizon Healthcare


In August 2008, FMH opened Horizon Healthcare, a Certified Hospital Based-Rural Health Clinic, in a temporary building until the construction of the new FMH Medical Arts Complex was complete. In May 2011, FMH opened the Medical Arts Complex, a 25,468 square foot facility, which includes Horizon Healthcare, specialist suites, board room, and community/education rooms.  On March 19, 2018, FMH opened a Horizon Healthcare clinic in Cisne, Illinois making this the second location.  Horizon Healthcare Carmi Medical Clinic made for the third clinic location in June of 2020.


Physicians, Physician Assistants, and Nurse Practitioners

Select from the submenu at right (under Horizon Healthcare) to read more about the Horizon Healthcare medical staff.

All our Physicians are Board Certified in Family Medicine

All our Physician Assistants are Certified

All our Nurse Practitioners are Certified



  • Acute Health Problems- Infant through Geriatric
  • Chronic Health Problems- Infant through Geriatric
  • Well/Preventative visits Infant through Geriatric
  • Outpatient Lab testing
  • Minor Foot Care Procedures
  • Minor Lacerations/Suturing
  • Joint Injections
  • Treatment of Skin Lesions
  • Routine Women Health Exams
  • Contraceptive Planning
  • DOT Testing
  • Free Medicare Annual Wellness Visits
  • Weight Management
  • Allergy Shots
  • Flu/Pneumonia Vaccinations
  • Medication Management
  • School and Sport Physicals
  • Work-Related Physicals and Injury Cases


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Fairfield Horizon Healthcare Medical Clinic

213 N.W. 10th St., Suite A
Fairfield, IL  62837

Walk-ins Welcome! 

Cisne Horizon Healthcare Medical Clinic

413 Park Street
Cisne, IL 62823

Walk-ins Welcome! 

Carmi Horizon Healthcare Medical Clinic

1103 West Main Street
Carmi, IL 62821

Walk-ins Welcome! 

Christopher Ballard, MD

Francis Guerra-Bauman, MD

Marla Lafikes, MD

Arunima Saxena, MD

Kayla Bell, PA-C

Christina Frymire, APN, FNP

Kristen Harris, PA-C

Ross Herdes, APN, FNP

Sherry Mewes, APN, FNP

Priscilla Poore, APN, FNP

JoAnn Smith, PMHNP

Wayne Stennett, APN, FNP

Deandra Thompson, PA-C

Stephen Welty, APN, FNP, CDE

Amy Barton, LCSW

Lauren Griswold, LCSW

Jeff Wood, LCSW