Our Touchpoint Senior Living practice consists of experienced physicians and nurse practitioners, dedicated to serving the geriatric population in post-acute and long-term care settings. The physician-led provider team works closely with the care teams at partner skilled nursing facilities and various senior living care settings to achieve best possible outcomes for elderly patients.
Touchpoint Senior Living
9894 E. 121st Street
Fishers, IN 46037
Our practice currently performs attending work at these facilities:
- Assisted living: Allisonville Meadows, Bloom Senior Living, ManorCare at Summer Trace, Roland Manor Speedway, Summit Place West, Westminster Village North
- North Indianapolis: Allisonville Meadows, Hamilton Trace, Miller's Merry Manor - Castleton
- East Indianapolis: Miller's Merry Manor-East, Kindred Transitional Care - Wildwood, Rosewalk
- West Indianapolis: Washington Healthcare Center, Brownsburg Meadows, Meridian Nursing and Rehab, Northwest Manor
Azita Chehresa, M.D., Ph.D.
Azita Chehresa, M.D., Ph.D. is a board certified family medicine physician who completed her residency and subsequent fellowship training in the field of clinical geriatrics at Indiana University. Dr. Chehresa comes with several years of experience as a primary care provider for the elderly. Dr. Chehresa also holds a Ph.D. in genetics from McGill University in Montreal, Canada.
Dr. Chehresa sees patients at the HATS clinic located at the Health Pavilion Noblesville and attends on patients as part of the Touchpoint Senior Living team.
Dr Chehresa is an active member of American Geriatrics Society, American Academy of Family Physicians and Society of Teachers of Family Medicine. She is also a board member for the Indiana Medical Director Association. She is also involved in research; her areas of special interest include improvement of quality of care to frail elders, the impact of multidisciplinary interventions on transitions of care, geriatric depression and dementia.
In her free time, Dr. Chehresa enjoys spending time with her family, reading, painting and traveling.
Tammy Durham-Boring, D.O.
Dr. Tammy Durham-Boring earned her undergraduate degree in biological sciences from Washington and Jefferson College in Washington, Pennsylvania. She then earned her medical degree at the University of Osteopathic Medicine and Health Sciences in Des Moines, Iowa. She completed her internship and residency training in internal medicine at Des Moines General Hospital in Des Moines, Iowa. During her time there she was chief resident in internal medicine in her last year of residency and earned an excellence in internal medicine honorable distinction award.
Dr. Durham-Boring is board certified in internal medicine and board certified in hospice and palliative care medicine. before joining Touchpoint Senior Living she had an inpatient hospital and outpatient ambulatory practice in internal medicine at Community Westview Hospital for 14 years. She is involved in caring for the aged population and has been a provider at multiple extended care facilities in Indiana for more than 12 years. She is also a certified nursing home medical director through AMDA. She is passionate about providing care for those with terminal or progressive chronic ailments.
Dr. Durham-Boring is married and has a daughter and multiple step-children. She enjoys reading, cross-stitching and spending time with family and friends.
Syeda Naqvi, M.D.
Syeda Naqvi, M.D., completed her medical degree at Sind Medical College in Karachi Pakistan and her residency training with the University of Kentucky Family Medicine program in Hazard, Kentucky. While working with the Eastern Kentucky Veterans Center, her interest in the elderly was enhanced, and she then specialized with a fellowship in Geriatrics from the University of Louisville. A highlight of her tenure there was receiving the prestigious Gold Star Employee Award for her sincere efforts and dedication to patients, families and primary care providers.
Dr. Naqvi believes that practicing medicine is all about compassion—serving humanity in the most intimate way possible. Through addressing seniors’ complex medical, physical and psychosocial needs, she works alongside the primary care provider to keep patients active, functional and in their homes as long as possible.
Dr. Naqvi splits her time between seeing patients at the Community Hospital East HATS clinic and attending on patients as part of the Touchpoint Senior Living team.
Having recently moved to Indiana to be closer to her family, Dr. Naqvi resides in Brownsburg. She enjoys spending time with family, including her 12-year-old son, decorating her house and cooking.
John D. Riley, M.D., MPH, CMD
Dr. Riley earned his medical degree at the University of South Florida, served his residency in internal medicine at East Carolina University and completed a Fellowship at Indiana University in general medicine. Dr. Riley has been recognized as a Certified Medical Director in Long Term Care by the Board of Directors of the American Medical Directors Certification Program.
He has spent the last 10 years in a house call and long-term care driven medical practice and is a certified home health care physician and a board-certified internal medicine physician. Dr. Riley enjoys working with geriatric populations, and his special interests include dementia, hospice and palliative care. He looks forward to bringing his knowledge of health care in the residential and long-term care settings to Touchpoint Senior Living and the patients it serves on the north side of Indianapolis.
Dr. Riley lives in Fishers with his wife, Dr. Treep, and his two sons.
Danielle Davis, MSN, ANP-BC
Danielle Davis, an adult nurse practitioner, is dedicated to working with geriatric populations on the north side of Indianapolis. She earned her bachelor of science in nursing at Purdue University in 2005, and began her career in the medical/surgical department at St. Vincent Hospital Indianapolis. Upon receiving her masters of science in nursing from Purdue University in 2010 she joined Community Health Network. Davis is a member of Sigma Theta Tau, the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and the American Geriatrics Society.
She and her husband live in Noblesville with their daughter. She enjoys reading, dining out, and spending time with family and friends.
Linda Hansen, LCSW
Linda is a licensed clinical social worker and has served the geriatric population for more than 20 years. She earned her master of social work at Virginia Commonwealth University in 1993.
Prior to joining the Touchpoint team in 2013, Linda worked for an acute physical rehab hospital in Charleston, South Carolina where she provided supportive interventions to patients and their families. Linda's special focus is on maintaining and enhancing the quality of life of older adults and their caregivers.
Linda lives in Carmel with her husband and two teenage daughters. She enjoys walking on the Monon, cooking, gardening, and spending time with family and friends.
Brayton Jones, RRT, MSN, FNP
Brayton Jones is a board-certified family nurse practitioner and is licensed by the state of Indiana to provide comprehensive healthcare to patients of all ages. Brayton’s educational background includes a respiratory therapy degree from Vincennes University, a bachelor’s degree from Indiana University, and a master’s degree from Indiana State University. Prior to joining Touchpoint, Brayton worked for IU health for 12 years. He worked in several different settings which included adult ICU, pediatric ICU, emergency department, medical/surgical and home health care.
Brayton lives in Plainfield with his family. In his free time he enjoys kickboxing, boxing, Brazilian jujitsu, fishing, hunting and spending time in the outdoors. Brayton and his family are involved in the local community and enjoy helping others. Brayton is excited to be a team member of Community Touchpoint and feels privileged to be caring for the geriatric population in the community.
Megan Linden, FNP
Megan Linden is a board certified family nurse practitioner through the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. She is licensed by the state of Indiana to provide care to individuals of all ages. She received her bachelor’s degree in the science of nursing from Indiana University Purdue University of Indianapolis, and her master’s degree in the science of nursing from Indiana Wesleyan University. Prior to joining the Touchpoint team, Megan worked for Community Home Health and in a long term care facility as a registered nurse where she discovered her love of geriatrics.
Megan is married to Maurice, and they reside in Indianapolis. She has one son along with multiple step children. Her hobbies include spending time outside, walking the family dog, and spending time with friends and family.
Sarah Minges, MSW
Sarah is a master’s level social worker who earned her bachelor of arts in psychology from Indiana University and later received her masters of social work through IUPUI in 2006. Sarah began her career working in international adoption serving as a case worker to assist families throughout the complexities of adoption process.
Sarah joined Community Health Network in 2005 as an inpatient case manager at Community Hospital North. Eight years later, she joined the Touchpoint Senior Living team in 2013. Sarah is passionate about working with geriatrics and prides herself on her ability to advocate and support patients and families during a medical crisis.
Sarah and her husband, Will, live in Fishers with their son and daughter. She enjoys spending as much time as possible with her two children, cooking, and spending weekend summers at her family’s lake cabin.
Virginia E. Spears, MSN, FNP-C
Virginia (Ginny) Spears earned her masters of science in nursing from Indiana University and has been a nurse practitioner for the last 12 years, joining Community Health Network in 2006. She works with Touchpoint Senior Living patients on the east side of Indianapolis. During her 28 years in nursing she has worked in many areas, including surgery, open heart recovery, post-anesthesia care, peri-operative care, emergency nursing, dialysis, intensive care, critical care, psyche and in-patient detox. Education has long been a focus for Spears who developed a diabetic education program for St. Vincent Heart Center and has taught numerous classes for Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana and Indiana University. She is a member of Sigma Theta Tau, the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and numerous other professional organizations. She is certified to teach Basic Life Support.
Spears and her husband Bob have been married for more than 40 years and have two grown sons. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, trips to the beach, and hiking, golf and tennis.
Brandi Wash, FNP
Brandi Wash is a certified family nurse practitioner and is licensed by the state of Indiana to provide family-centered healthcare to patients of all ages. Brandi’s educational background includes a bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree from Indiana Wesleyan University. Brandi joined Touchpoint in April 2012. Before completing her nurse practitioner degree, she worked in the hospital and the long-term care setting.
Brandi Wash is married to her husband Levy and she has three young girls. In her free time she enjoys traveling and watching sports and spending time with her family and friends. She is excited to be a member of the Community team and loves working for Touchpoint and taking care of people in the extended care facilities.