Dr. Thomas Ade graduated from St. Ambrose in 1979 and then attended the University of Iowa for medical school and graduated from there in 1983. He was a part of the SIU Residency program from 1983-1986. In 1988 he graduated from the University of Missouri Pulmonary Fellowship.
On 07/01/1988 he started working with his dad, Dr. Ralph Ade and after his dad's passing took over the practice with his brother, now known as Ade Medical Group. He is an active member at Bethel Wesley UMC, assistant scoutmaster for troop 119 for 25 years, cub master for pack 119 for 5 years, and a youth group leader for his church for 9 years. He has been married for 39 years and has 3 children and 5 grandchildren.
Jessica Wasson has been a Nurse Practitioner for 8 years. She started her healthcare career working as a nurse in the emergency room for 8 years and then while attending college she worked as a nurse manager for a home healthcare facility. She joined Ade Medical Group in 2020 and prior to that worked in a GI Clinic for 4 years. She is married and has 3 kids and a very handsome Frenchie whose name is Henry. When she is not in the office, she enjoys gardening and watching hummingbirds.
Mary Skafidas joined our clinic in 2022. She attended St. Ambrose University earning her Bachelor of Science in Nursing. She worked as an RN in Family Medicine for most of her nursing career. She then continued her education at Purdue University Global where she graduated with honors earning her Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner/Primary Care degree. In Mary's spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family, reading a great book, writing in her gratitude journal, keeping current with medicine, and spoiling her pup.
Christina (Chris) Stoller joined our practice in 2023. She has been a Nurse Practitioner for a year and a half. Before working as a Nurse Practitioner, she was a charge nurse on a telemetry unit for 11 years. She completed her post-master's certificate of Advanced Nursing in 2021 with a specialty in Geriatric care, and MSN in Nurse Management in 2019. Chris is married with 5 children and enjoys spending time with her family.