Bluestem Health Piedmont Clinic is Accepting New Patients

Our clinic serves Lincoln and residents of the Piedmont community. This convenient location at the Bryan Health East Medical Plaza works great for patients, with Radiology easily accessible within the building, COVID screening upon entry, and easy access to hospital services if needed.

Piedmont Clinic is Accepting New Patients

Bluestem Health Piedmont Clinic is a Family Medicine clinic in Lincoln, Nebraska, and our providers are accepting new patients. For new and prospective patients, we’re excited for you to see our new office located at Bryan Health East. Our clinic serves Lincoln and residents of the Piedmont community. This convenient location at the Bryan Health East Medical Plaza works great for patients, with Radiology easily accessible within the building, COVID screening upon entry, and easy access to hospital services if needed.

Meet Our Bluestem Health Piedmont Clinic Team

Andrew Shahan, MD

received his Medical Degree from Newman University in Wichita, Kansas and is board certified in Family Medicine. Following his family medicine residency at Lincoln Family Medicine Residency Program, Dr. Shahan joined the U.S. Air Force and worked as an Emergency Medicine physician while stationed in Korea, and most recently, in Germany, before returning to the U.S.

Reba Cooksley, DNP, APRN-NP, FNP-C

is a board-certified nurse practitioner in Family Medicine. She recently completed both her Master’s Degree in Nursing and Advanced Nurse Practitioner training in Family Medicine. Prior to becoming a nurse practitioner, Reba worked as a nurse for five years in the Neurotrauma Critical Care Unit at Bryan Health.

Mary Hofferber, APRN-NP,

is a Certified Nurse Practitioner in Family Medicine. She went to nursing school with the intention of becoming an APRN because it is in her blood, with both of her parents having careers in medicine.

Holly, Piedmont Clinic Office Manager

Holly worked at Family Health Associates for twenty years. Having worked in the Piedmont neighborhood already, Holly has been a part of a lot of great change with the opening of our Piedmont Clinic. She is embracing it as a new, exciting opportunity and she is thrilled to welcome new patients to the Piedmont Clinic.

Our COVID Precautions

Bluestem Health takes every precaution to help ensure the health and safety of our patients. Our family medicine providers want to see all of our patients for their regularly scheduled well-child checks, yearly exams, immunizations, and more.

We ask that all of our patients follow these safety measures to help stop the spread of the Coronavirus.

  • If you have a fever and cough, please call our office and one of your team members will help you determine the next step or whether you need to schedule an appointment. Do not just walk into the clinic with these symptoms.
  • To help stop the spread of the Coronavirus, please wash your hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds and cover your mouth and nose when you cough or sneeze.
  • Practice Strict Social Distancing – Limit leaving the house for any non-essential reasons. When doing so, try and stay at least 6 feet away from others and avoid peak times.

The safety of our team and your family is our top priority during this pandemic and after.

We are making sure our teams are diligent about wearing masks regularly, even when not interacting with patients. We have provided updated information about the Coronavirus (COVID-19) in English, Spanish, Vietnamese, and Arabic from our interpreters. Visit

What Every Patient Can Expect

At our Bluestem Health Piedmont Clinic, our patients can look forward to a comfortable experience. We understand that visiting a new family medicine clinic can be stressful, which is why our staff works to actively accommodate all patients and alleviate any concerns your family may have. Familiarizing yourself with our practice, services, and our main family medicine doctor, Dr. Andrew Shahan, is a great first step to creating a long term relationship and positive experience with Bluestem Health Piedmont Clinic.

At your first appointment, our providers will do a thorough exam and gather any information about your health and family history that our practitioners must be aware of in order to provide the best care. We understand that all patients are different and require individualized care. Every appointment you have at Bluestem Health Piedmont Clinic is administered with warmth and compassion. Through their combined education, training, and experience, Dr. Shahan and his entire professional medical team work together to ensure you receive the highest level of quality healthcare

We love our patients and look forward to welcoming new individuals and families. If you would like to schedule an exam, or if you have questions, call (402) 480-7380. Come visit our clinic at Bryan Health East Medical Plaza, 1500 S. 48th St., Ste. 412, Lincoln, NE from 7:00 AM – 5:00 PM, Monday through Friday.

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