Notre Dame Wellness Center
Healthcare that puts you first
Notre Dame Wellness Center
100 Wellness Center, Notre Dame, IN 46556
Hours of Operation:
Monday – Friday: 7 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Saturday: 8 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Special home football weekend hours
Sunday: 1 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Your health needs under one roof
As Notre Dame Faculty and Staff members, you have access to a comprehensive range of healthcare services, including primary care, condition management, mental health, wellness coaching, nutrition counseling and more.
Meet your care team.
Dave Ludwig, MS, ATC – Health Center Manager
Dave earned his bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology from Michigan State University in 2001, while also earning his certification as an athletic trainer. Afterwards, Dave pursued his master’s degree in Allied Health Management from The Ohio State University. During this time, he worked as an athletic trainer with the Ohio State men’s hockey team. His professional career started at the University of Notre Dame as a Certified Athletic Trainer in 2007. During his seven-year tenure, he worked with a variety of teams, including women’s soccer, women’s rowing, men’s swimming & diving, and fencing. Dave was part of the Sports Medicine staff, working with women’s soccer during their 2010 national championship run. He has also spent time at the Olympic training center and earned his certification as a corrective exercise specialist. In 2015, Dave became Business Manager for Graduate Medical Education at Saint Joseph Health System. During that time, he oversaw the day-to-day operations for the family medicine residency, podiatric residency, high-risk obstetrics program, and sports medicine fellowship. Dave is also a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives.
Benjamin Garman, M.D. – Medical Director
Dr. Garman received his Bachelor of Science in Biology from Purdue University, and his Doctor of Medicine Degree from the Indiana University School of Medicine. He is a family medicine board-certified physician who completed his residency at Saint Joseph Health System. Previously, Dr. Garman was an Associate Director at the family medicine residency at Saint Joseph Health System, as well as having his own clinic at River Park Family Medicine. Dr. Garman enjoys spending his free time playing video and board games, as well as participating in winter sports. In October 2018, Dr. Garman married his wife, Dakota, whose practices locally as a labor and delivery nurse.
Jennifer Ludwig, M.D. – Physician
Dr. Ludwig is a board-certified family physician who is also board-certified in lifestyle medicine. She graduated from the University of Notre Dame in 1992 and from Indiana University School of Medicine in 1996. She completed her family medicine residency at St. Joseph Regional Medical Center in South Bend. For many years she served as an associate director at St. Joseph Family Medicine Residency Program and Director of Continuing Medical Education in addition to caring for patients in her private practice. Dr. Ludwig has years of experience in primary care, lifestyle medicine and women’s health, and she is passionate about providing health and wellness care to our community. She enjoys an active lifestyle while spending time with her husband and four children.
Toni Medaglia, M.D. – Pediatrician
Dr. Medaglia who often goes by “Dr. Toni ” is a board-certified pediatrician who graduated from the University of Toledo Medical Center in 1990. She completed her pediatric residency at Lutheran General Children’s Hospital in Park Ridge, Illinois. Dr. Toni has over 32 years of pediatric experience caring for infants, children, and adolescents, including her previous private group practice in northwest Ohio, before joining the Notre Dame wellness center staff in 2013. She is passionate about providing health and wellness care for children of all ages and is very interested in supporting Notre Dame families and providing preventative healthcare services for children of all ages. She enjoys spending time with her growing family, pursuing the culinary arts and actively participating and serving in her local Catholic church.
Lisa Roeder, M.D. – Physician
Dr. Lisa Roeder is a board-certified family physician. She graduated from Indiana University School of Medicine in 2001 and completed her residency at St. Joseph Regional Medical Center in South Bend. She joined the Notre Dame Wellness Center in 2012 and loves being a part of a team that focuses on Wellness by treating the whole person. Her special interests include international health and travel medicine. Lisa’s husband is on faculty at Notre Dame and they have two children. She enjoys spending time with her family, hiking and traveling. She is also very active serving within the community and her church.
Alison Voreis, FNP – Nurse Practitioner
Ali has been board certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner by the ANCC since 2013. She has been working at the Notre Dame Wellness Center since the spring of 2014. Ali’s undergraduate and graduate degrees were obtained from Indiana University. She has worked for both major hospital systems in the area during her practice as a registered nurse. Ali has also served as adjunct faculty at IUSB and Ball State in their Nurse Practitioner programs. Ali enjoys working with a variety of patients and has a special interest in pediatrics and acute care. When Ali is not working, she is enjoying time with her family which includes two young children and her husband who works on Notre Dame’s campus as well.
Mary-Kate Oatman, FNP - Nurse Practitioner
Mary-Kate Oatman received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing in 2007 from IUSB and began her nursing career taking care of patients in the Neonatal ICU. A few years into practice and she returned to IUSB earning a Master of Science in Nursing in 2011 and subsequently became board certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner. Mary-Kate enjoys providing primary healthcare to individuals of all ages. Her foremost objective is to work collaboratively with her patients in achieving their healthcare goals through wellness and management of chronic disease. Mary-Kate lives locally with her family and enjoys gardening and traveling.
Suzanne Holmes, Nurse Practitioner, FNP
Suzanne is a board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner, joining the Notre Dame Wellness Center team in March 2022. Suzanne began her career in Social Work with a Bachelor’s degree from Anderson University and later returned to school to study nursing, obtaining her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Indiana University South Bend. Suzanne worked in women’s health and urgent care before returning to school to obtain a Master of Science in Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner degree also from Indiana University South Bend in 2019. As a Nurse Practitioner she has worked in Endocrinology and Family Practice and enjoys the acute care setting and patient education helping patients understand their role in restoring and maintaining wellness. Suzanne lives with her husband and enjoys spending time with her two grown children and family, bicycling and as much beach time at Lake Michigan as possible.
Bobby Rajkumar – Physical Therapist
Bobby graduated with a degree in Physical therapy from the University of Madras, India & has been practicing for more than 35 years. He has been working at the Notre Dame Wellness Center, since it opened in 2012. Having worked in a variety of clinical settings and attending multiple courses over the years, he has gained immense knowledge and expertise in treating even the most challenging cases. He adopts a wholistic approach to his treatments by combining traditional & holistic treatment techniques to achieve the rehab goals. He believes that though the patients’ complaints may be similar, each person is unique & requires an individualized treatment plan. He focuses on educating his patients on prevention of re-injury and helping them make a smooth transition to general fitness activities in order to facilitate a healthier lifestyle.
When not working, Bobby enjoys Photography & spending time with his family.
Katelyn Linden, DP, DPT – Physical Therapist
Katelyn Linden earned her BS in clinical exercise science from Grand Valley State University in 2013. She then moved to Iowa to complete her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from St. Ambrose University in 2015. During her career, Katelyn has focused her practice in outpatient orthopedics and enjoys providing patients with the tools and knowledge to return to the activities and lifestyles that they enjoy. She has passion for orthopedic conditions and has focused her education on manual skills/techniques, postural education, and myofascial techniques to help better her patients. She enjoys being outdoors, crocheting, and renovating houses with husband including two near the Notre Dame Campus.
Andy Findley, Physical Therapist, DPT
Andy graduated in 2009 with a BA in both German and Social Work from Bethel College in North Newton, KS. Following a brief stint working with children and adolescents in social services, he returned to school at the University of Indiana – South Bend, to complete the prerequisite coursework to pursue physical therapy. In 2018, Andy earned his Doctorate in Physical Therapy from the University of St. Augustine School for Health Sciences in Austin, TX. As a therapist he enjoys treating with a mix of manual therapy and exercise, but also utilizes other treatment tools such as dry needling, and blood flow restriction training. While Andy is an avid Irish fan, as a Kansan he bleeds Jayhawk Crimson and Blue. Outside of the clinic, he enjoys spending time with his family and friends, smoking meats, weight lifting, making music, and playing disc golf.
Adam Dell, Psy.D. - Director of Emotional Well-being
Dr. Dell received his Bachelor of Science in Counseling and Master of Art degree in Interpersonal Relations at Grace College, and his Doctor of Psychology degree from Indiana State University. He accomplished a residency program at JBSA-Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio and served seven years as an active duty psychologist for the US Air Force including one overseas deployment. He also has experience in private practice and civilian hospital settings. Dr. Dell and his wife, Janine, have been foster parents in 3 states over the past decade. Additionally, after years of infertility, they joyfully welcomed their daughter into their family in 2019. Dr. Dell enjoys teaching and currently serves as an Adjunct faculty member for the graduate counseling program at Wheaton College.
Victoria Colanese, PhD – Clinical Psychologist
Dr. Colanese received her bachelor’s degree in psychology from Valparaiso University. She earned her master’s degree and PhD from Ball State University. Her clinical experiences have largely been in primary care settings. She has also worked in hospital settings, a cancer center, and in long term care facilities. She has a special interest in health psychology and women’s health. Dr. Colanese enjoys being outdoors and spending time with her husband and dogs in her free time.
Lesley Weiss, LCSW - Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Lesley Weiss, MSW, LCSW joins Premise Health with demonstrated years of exceptional service to both her clients and community. Most recently, she comes from being a sole-proprietor of a successful private practice, where she served diverse populations of Elkhart and surrounding counties. Prior to that, Lesley spent several years sharing her knowledge, wisdom and experience with future healthcare professionals. She made a positive impact through teaching, guiding and mentoring social work students at both Indiana University and St. Mary’s College.
Lesley has an undergraduate degree in Psychology from Indiana University at Bloomington and a graduate degree from the Indiana University School of Social Work. Her areas of specialty include depression, anxiety, grief/loss and trauma. She has received specialized training in EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing), a best practice for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. Her areas of interest include holistic, interdisciplinary health and wellness.
Maureen Jamieson – Health Risk Disease Management Nurse
Maureen Jamieson is a registered nurse and registered dietitian. She did her undergraduate work at Ball State University and graduate work at Andrews University. Her background includes oncology, cardiac intermediate care, wellness, and nutrition counseling. When Maureen is not in the office, she is home with her husband and three children. She enjoys spending time with family and friends. Maureen’s special interest is to help people achieve wellness: Body, Mind, Heart, and Spirit.
Martha Vanderheyden – Wellness Coach
Martha holds her bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science, Health Promotion and Wellness from Western Michigan University. She is certified as a Health and Wellness Coach, Lifestyle Medicine Coach as well as an Intrinsic Coach. She is currently working on a Mental Fitness Coach certification. Martha enjoys working with others to find purpose, balance and fulfillment.
Susie Gray Holden
Susie is a board-certified health and wellness coach and a mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) teacher. She is passionate about helping people find more ease in their lives and creating healthy lifestyle habits. Susie partners with participants to improve their relationship with stress, time, healthy eating, self-compassion, mindful movement, sleep and reconnection to nature.
Susie most recently taught Mindfulness-Based Resiliency Training to veterans suffering from PTSD at the Road Home Program at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, IL. Susie lives in southwest Michigan with her husband and enjoys hiking, biking, and cooking for family and friends.