Lindsay Yoder joined CENTA in 2014 as a physician assistant (PA), concentrating on the care of our head and neck cancer patients. Her main responsibilities include assisting in the evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment of new patients in the multidisciplinary Tumor Clinic, patient education about disease pathology and what to expect during and after treatment including surgery (with a focus on post laryngectomy, post tracheostomy, and post flap reconstruction) and chemoradiation, assisting in the operating room with the Head and Neck surgeons, continuing care of our patients after surgery on the 10 bed Head and Neck Progressive Care Unit of the 6th floor at St. Vincent Hospital, and post operative follow up care including overall management of wound care, stoma care, tracheostomy care, nutritional support, and rehabilitation support. Lindsay has a great deal of experience with and passion for the care of cancer patients in the multidisciplinary setting from diagnosis through treatment and beyond.
Lindsay attended Indiana University and received her B.S. in Biology in 2008, followed by graduation from Butler University in 2011 with a Masters of Physician Assistant Study. Board Certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA), Lindsay is also a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA), Indiana Academy of Physician Assistants (IAPA), and the Society of Physician Assistants in Otorhinolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery (SPAO-HNS).
Lindsay lives in Irvington with her husband, James, as well as her 3 cats (Pip, Cutter, & Coco) and dog (Piper). She enjoys being outdoors on the Cultural Trail downtown as well as the Monon, attending local Indianapolis festivals and events, and checking out new local restaurants and shops.