Dr. Larry Dragone, DO
Area of Emphasis: Family Practice
Medical School: Oklahoma State University
Dr. Dragone has called Lincoln and Lincoln County home for over 20 years. For much of his life, thanks in part to a father who had a career in the US Air Force, he lived in or visited a number of other states and foreign countries.
Dr. Dragone is a Cum Laude graduate of Kansas State University where he was a varsity letterman in wrestling. He graduated from Oklahoma State University’s Center for Health Sciences medical school with high honors, and completed a residency in Family Medicine at Hillcrest Health Center in Oklahoma City.
Andrea L. Rinaldo, APRN-C
Andrea and her husband farm in the Tipton – Hunter area of Mitchell County. Originally from the horse country of Kentucky, Andrea came to Kansas by way of Florida. She obtained her master’s degree in nursing from the University of South Florida.
She has 30 years of experience both as a registered nurse and a Family Nurse Practitioner. She has worked extensively in primary care. She also has experience in the hospital setting in both acute care and the emergency room.
Andrea enjoys horseback riding and spending time with her extended family when she is not working.
Jessica MacMahon, APRN
Jessica MacMahon began her medical career as a Certified Nurse Assistant in 2000 where she formed a love for patient care and patient advocacy. She was blessed with a scholarship to attend nursing school and became a Licensed Practical Nurse in 2004, then returned to school to become a Registered Nurse in 2006. Her nursing career has allowed her to provide care for a vast demographic of patients in a variety of settings, including: oncology, orthopedics, pediatrics, medical, post-surgical, post-partum, intensive care, home health and hospice, while also working in a variety of management and administrative roles.
In 2015 she began to fulfill a lifelong dream of returning to school to become a Nurse Practitioner and in October of 2018 that dream became a reality. Jessica graduated from Walden University with a Master’s degree in Nursing and is licensed by the Kansas State Board of Nursing as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse.
Jessica was born and raised in Hutchinson, Kansas and then moved with her family to Turon, Kansas in 2011 and began working in Pratt, Kansas until recently relocating to Lincoln, Kansas. Jessica and her husband David have been married for 22 years and have three children: MacKenzie who attends Fort Hays State University, David who attends McPherson College, and Sarah who attends Lincoln High School. When she is not studying or working, Jessica loves to cook, experience new types of foods, travel, organize get-togethers, and read books.
Jessica looks forward to providing you and your family with your primary care needs.
Joseph D. Black, MPAS, PA-C
Joe, who has been a physician assistant for 13 years, was raised on a farm near Scottsville, KS northeast of Beloit and graduated from Beloit High School.
He has been a physician assistant for 13 years graduating cum laude from the physician assistant program at Wichita State University, where he is still an adjunct member of the faculty. He received his Master of Physician Assistant Studies from the University of Nebraska, Omaha.
Joe sees patients at both the Lincoln Medical Clinic and the Sylvan Grove Clinic.
Lindsay Rut, PA-C
Area of Emphasis: Emergency Medicine
Professional Education: Wichita State University
Board Certification: Kansas Board of Healing Arts
Lindsay Rut grew up in Beloit, KS where she currently resides with her husband and daughter. She attended Kansas State University and graduated with in 2004 with honors with a BS in Life Science with pre-medical emphasis and minor in Leadership studies. Lindsay worked for several years on the east coast in the operating room performing neurodiagnostic monitoring. In 2008 she returned to Kansas and completed her Master’s in Physician Assistant Studies at Wichita States University in 2010.
Lindsay has significant experience as a Certified Physician Assistant including a background in Family Practice and Urgent Care. She gained valuable experience at the Hays Medical Center Convenient Care Clinic. She has practiced at Beloit Medical Center developing additional skills in Emergency Room care and assisting in general surgery. In her free time she enjoys travelling with her family and friends.