Meet Our Providers
Topeka Obstetrics and Gynecology Associates is composed of five physicians, one nurse practioner and three certified nurse midwifes. We have a wide array of backgrounds with strong roots to the Topeka community. Our experience and personalities come together to form a caring and compassionate group who work together as a team and provide excellent care in women's health for our community.
SARA BLAKE MD
Sara Blake, MD, earned a bachelor's of science degree with honors in biology from the University of Missouri-Columbia and a doctor of medicine degree from the University of Kansas. She completed an obstetrics and gynecology residency at KU Medical Center before joining Topeka OB/GYN Associates in August 2009.
LISA GOULARTE DO
Lisa Goularte, DO, FACOG, a Topeka native, earned a degree in chemistry summa cum laude from Washburn University and a medical degree from the University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine in Kansas City, Mo. She completed her residency at Keesler Medical Center in Biloxi, Ms and is board certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She served in the United States Air Force for seven years. She practiced obstetrics and gynecology at Langley Air Force Base, Misawa Air Force Base and Valley View Medical Center in Cedar City, Utah, before returning to Topeka.
Dr. Goularte practices a full range of obstetrics and gynecology care. She maintains a modest practice of gynecology including pelvic pain, menstrual irregularities, endometriosis and gynecologic surgery. She favors obstetrics (particularly high risk pregnancies), preconception counseling and infertility.
TOM WILEY MD
Thomas M. Wiley, MD, received his medical degree from the University of Kansas and completed his residency in obstetrics and gynecologist the University of Chicago in 1990. He is board certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. He has been practicing obstetrics and gynecology in Topeka for 21 years and joined Topeka OB/GYN Associates in 2003.
CHERYL DULTMEIER ARNP-C
Cheryl Dultmeier, ARNP-C, received a bachelor's degree in nursing from Washburn University School of Nursing, Topeka, Kan., and her master's degree in nursing from the University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, Kan. She joined Topeka OB/GYN Associates in 2001. She previously was a staff nurse for St. Francis Health Center
DENISE NICKEL CNM
Denise Nickel , ARNP/CNM recieved a bachelor's degree in nursing from Washburn University in 1999 and a master's degree in nursing with a certificate in midwifery from the University of Kansas Medical Center in 2007. Her experience in nursing includes working as a registered nurse in the ICU/CCU at Shawnee Mission Medical Center and seven years of high-risk labor and delivery at Stormont-Vail HealthCare. Nickel joined Topeka OB/Gyn and Associates in 2007 and is board certified thru the American College of Nurse Midwives.
MAYNA SCHMIDT CNM
Manya Schmidt, CNM is a life-long Topekan who brings 20+ years of midwifery experience to Topeka OB/GYN. She was the first midwife in the area to obtain hospital privileges for deliveries in Topeka. She has provided care for women and families in a variety of settings and came to Topeka Ob/GYN in 2004. She earned a bachelors degree in Nursing from Washburn University in 1978 and completed her nurse-midwifery education at the Frontier School of Midwifery and Family Nursing in 1991. She obtained a Master of Science in Nursing from Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio also in 1991. Manya has a passion for caring for pregnant women and families helping them to achieve a healthy pregnancy and having a positive birth experience. She also provides well woman care to a wide variety of ages of women.
KIM KEEN CNM
Kim Keen, CNM, received her bachelor's degree in nursing from Washburn University and graduated from the Midwifery Institute at Philadelphia University. She also earned a master's degree with an emphasis on women's health from Philadelphia University. She served as a registered nurse in the US Army Reserves and was employed at St Francis Labor and Delivery until she joined Topeka OB/GYN Associates in 2004. Kim's focus is on obstetrical patients with the remainder of her practicing consisting of well woman care - annual exams, pap smears, family practice and non-complicated gynecologic problems.