BCHC Adds Dr. Dobbertin to Telehealth Roster

By: Aprill Murphy

ALBION, Nebraska (May 6, 2024) Boone County Health Center (BCHC) is proud to announce the addition of Dr. Matthew Dobbertin to its esteemed roster of specialty doctors. Dr. Dobbertin, a renowned Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Psychologist, will be providing his expertise via telehealth to patients aged 5 to 18, starting the second Monday of each month.

Dr. Dobbertin’s appointment comes as a response to the growing need for specialized mental health services for children and adolescents. He joins Dr. Jennifer McWilliams who will continue to see patients via telehealth every Monday.

Dr. Dobbertin brings with him a wealth of experience and a compassionate approach to patient care. Having joined Boys Town Child & Adolescent Psychiatry in 2015, he has dedicated his career to building strong bonds with his young patients and their families. He believes in the power of honest and open communication to facilitate healing and growth.

Dr. Dobbertin holds a medical degree from Touro University Nevada College of Osteopathic Medicine, Henderson, NV. Following his medical education, he pursued further training in psychiatry, completing his psychiatric residency at the University of Nebraska Medical Center – Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, NE.

With a specialization in child and adolescent psychiatry, Dr. Dobbertin then undertook a fellowship at the same institution, enhancing his expertise in addressing the unique mental health needs of young people. Through these experiences, he has developed a comprehensive understanding of psychiatric disorders across different age groups and is dedicated to providing compassionate and effective care to his patients.

“We are thrilled to have Dr. Dobbertin join our team,” said Cindy Lesiak, VP of Patient Services at Boone County Health Center. “His expertise in child and adolescent psychiatry will greatly enhance our ability to serve the mental health needs of our community.”

Patients interested in scheduling an appointment with Dr. Dobbertin can call Boone County Health Center Social Work department at 402-395-3109.