About Student Health Services

Kennesaw State University's Student Health Services is operated by Wellstar Medical Group. Wellstar Medical Group now includes more than 225 locations with more than 1,000 medical providers representing 30 specialties.

Kennesaw State University’s Student Health Services' staff of board-certified physicians and advanced practice providers deliver comprehensive primary care services year-round between 8:30 AM and 5:00 PM Monday through Friday. Call 470-578-6644 to schedule an appointment.

  • Chhavi Noohani, D.O.

    Chhavi Noohani, D.O., MBA

    Chhavi Noohani, D.O. completed her residency in Family Medicine at St. Luke’s University Hospital in Pennsylvania after having attended Auburn University for her bachelor’s degree and Nova Southeastern University where she received her medical degree in Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Noohani is board certified by the American Board of Family Medicine. Dr. Noohani has been a trusted urgent care physician with Wellstar for many years, consistently serving in a leadership role and achieving the highest ratings in patient satisfaction. She is a native of KSU where she received her certification of completion with the KSU/Wellstar Physician Leadership Academy. She went on and is set to complete her MBA with Louisiana State University. Dr. Noohani has recently served as a Physician Lead within Urgent Care where she has focused on team collaboration, quality of care, and achieving high value metrics. Dr. Noohani is a mother to two awesome children with her husband who is also a physician with Wellstar. She enjoys physical fitness, traveling, and spending all free time outdoors.  
     
    Dr. Noohani will serve as Medical Director for KSU Student Health Clinic beginning May 3, 2021. We are thrilled she is part of the team and look forward to the future with Wellstar and KSU.
    • Duska Dyer, M.D.

      Duska Dyer, M.D.

      Duska Dyer, M.D., completed her residency in Family Medicine at Emory University after attending the University of Belgrade in Serbia, Yugoslavia, where she received her medical degree and trained in Pediatric Neurology. Dr. Dyer is board certified by the American Board of Family Medicine. She is very passionate about preventative medicine and helping patients with their wellness journey. Excellence in quality of care, patient experience and team collaboration drive her in the workplace. Dr. Dyer is a mother to two awesome children and enjoys tennis and hiking. 

      • Hannah Chambers, NP

        Hannah Chambers

        Nurse Practitioner

        Hannah Chambers is a board-certified family nurse practitioner.

        She earned her Master of Science in Nursing from Emory University and her Bachelor of Science in Nursing with a minor in Spanish from Arizona State University.

        Hannah is a member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. She is passionate about health promotion, chronic disease management and enjoys working with students.

        In her free time, she enjoys time outside with her two boys and husband, running and trying new restaurants. 

        • Emma Guice

          Emma Guice

          Nurse Practitioner

          Emma Guice is a board-certified family nurse practitioner.

          She earned her Doctorate of Nursing Practice Degree from the Medical College of Georgia. She received her Master of Science Degree in Nursing from Kennesaw State University and Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing from the University of South Alabama.

          Before joining Student Health Services, Emma worked as a critical care staff nurse. In addition to her time in the Student Health clinic, Emma has served in the WellStar School of Nursing as an Assistant Professor. She enjoys mentoring students and educating future nurses.

          In her free time, she enjoys watching sports, playing tennis, fishing and spending time with family and friends.

          • Sarah Houston, Clinical Social Worker

            Sarah Houston

            Clinical Social Worker

            Sarah is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker.  

            She earned her Master of Social Work from the University of South Carolina and her Bachelor of Psychology with a Minor in Sociology from the University of North Georgia-Dahlonega.  

            Sarah advocates mental health and hopes to help students improve their overall well-being through a holistic approach. She has experience working in outpatient and inpatient psychiatric settings, which has enhanced Sarah's case conceptualization and treatment planning skillset.  

            In her free time, she enjoys hiking, spending time with her friends and family, and traveling. 

            • Karla Miralles, Nurse Practitioner

              Karla Miralles ​

              Nurse Practitioner 

              Karla Miralles is a board-certified family nurse practitioner.
               
              She earned her Doctor of Nursing Practice Degree from Maryville University of St. Louis, Missouri, her Master of Science Degree in Nursing from the University of Minnesota and her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of South Carolina. 
               
              Karla is an active member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners and Sigma Theta Tau, an International Honor Society of Nursing. 
               
              Karla’s combination of clinical education and experience provides a strong academic foundation for the holistic approach to her patient care. She is passionate about health promotion, disease prevention and wellbeing. She is fluent in both English and Spanish.
               
              Karla is married and has four adult children. She and her husband enjoy football, traveling, cooking and spending time with the family.

              • Porsche Patil

                Porsche Patil

                Nurse Practitioner

                Porsche is a board-certified adult nurse practitioner.

                She earned her Master of Science in Nursing from the University of Florida and her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from York College of Pennsylvania.

                She is a member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. She has a passion for health care and working with college students.

                She has a husband and three small children at home. She enjoys cooking Indian food and desserts, spending time with family and friend, exercising and watching movies.

                • Iliana Vermillion

                  Iliana Vermillion

                  Nurse Practitioner

                  Iliana is a board-certified family nurse practitioner.

                  She earned her Master of Science in Nursing from the University of North Georgia and her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Valdosta State University.

                  She is a member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners, United Advanced Practice Registered Nurses Association and the Sigma Theta Tau Honor’s Society of Nursing. Her graduate thesis, Electronic Cigarettes: A Literature Review was published and appeared in the ADVANCE journal for Nurse Practitioners.

                  Iliana lives in Marietta, Georgia. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, attending sporting events and spending time with family and friends.

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