Dr. Samer Al-Hashmi
Dr. Samer Al-Hashmi –“Dr. Sam”– attended medical school at Damascus University in Damascus, Syria from 1980-1986. He completed his residency in internal medicine in Syria from 1987-1991. Dr. Sam came to the United States in February 1993, attending an internal medicine residency program in Bronx, New York, from 1993 through 1995. Dr. Sam arrived in Hugoton in January 1996. He is Board Certified in Internal Medicine.
Dr. Sam enjoys the friendly relationships with his patients, as well as the small-town atmosphere. He has found Hugoton to be a town of “extremely friendly people.”
Steika Rapp, APRN-C
Steika Rapp, APRN-C completed Graceland University’s Nurse Practitioner Program in Kansas City in 2013 and is Board Certified in Family Practice. Steika served as a RN in many different areas of different hospital settings including: House Supervising, ICU, ED, Medical Surgical and OB departments. This she did over a 7 year period before moving forward toward her Nurse Practitioner degree. Steika is a native to this area, growing up on a farm/ranch outside of Hooker, OK where her grandfather established a homestead and family still live today.
“I have worked in several different hospitals as a RN over the past few years and Hugoton goes above and beyond for the patients and staff. All the providers and staff work together having excellent communication and work ethic; these traits provide exceptional evidence based care for our patients.” Steika states, “I feel so lucky that I have the opportunity to be a part of this great health care team and serve such a wonderful community.