Nell Ann Hennon, DO, FAAFP, has been named the May 2020 Provider of the Month at HSHS Medical Group. Dr. Hennon serves as a physician at HSHS Medical Group Family Medicine in O’Fallon, Illinois. She has been with HSHS Medical Group for more than 10 years.
“Dr. Hennon strives to encourage patients to live their best lives and maintains an open-minded and non-judgmental approach to patient care while having their best interest at heart. Not a day goes by that I do not hear how much her patients love seeing her for care and how she makes herself available for all of their questions and needs,” her nominator said. “She has been one of the most compassionate and hardworking individuals I have worked with over the past decade.”
“I have felt a calling for medicine since sixth grade, deciding then that I wanted to be a physician and never wavering in my dedication,” Dr. Hennon said. “I love watching families grow together and taking care of each generation as they arrive. I see my role as teacher to my patients. The more we work together as a team to improve their health the more successful they are going to be. It’s easy to feel Christ’s love and mission when helping to heal and educate our patients.”
Outside of the office, Dr. Hennon’s favorite thing to do is watch her 12-year-old twins in their activities ranging from soccer to theater. She also enjoys being a Girl Scout leader, her church, watching musical theater, Cardinals baseball, painting and reading.