Your BPC Team of Medical Leaders

Practitioners Stephen Pilcher MD, Adam Houghton MD, Kim Bankston DNP, Betty Scanlon FNP, Debbie Wietfeldt DNP and Sue Keogh LCPC are proud to be your medical providers. BPC is available for acute visits, preventative care and the diagnosis and management of chronic diseases. BPC sees the whole spectrum of life: infants, children, adolescents, and adults.

In 2012, BPC received a Advocate Physician Partners (APP) score of 97.2% for Clinical Measures. This rating earned BPC the status of "Exemplary Physician in Advocate Physician Partners" placing it at the top of thousands of doctors including the Chicago area.

Call us for an appointment at:
309.663.7642

Get to know your BPC Providers!


Kim Bankston, DNP, Family Nurse Practitioner

Family Nurse Practitioner
Doctor of Nursing Practice from Illinois State University in 2016
Master of Science, Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago 2000
College
Illinois Wesleyan University, Bloomington, IL, BSN 1996
Community Preceptor for NP/PA Students

Ms. Bankston joined Bloomington Primary Care in April 2014, previously having worked as a Certified Nurse Practitioner in El Paso, IL at a Family Practice clinic from 2002 to 2014. She provides care for patients of all ages who need health maintenance exams, diagnosis and treatment of acute illness or injuries, and management of chronic health conditions. Kim met her husband Tony while attending Illinois Wesleyan University, calling Bloomington/Normal home. Though busy raising four daughters, Kim manages to squeeze in time for reading and physical activity, two things that she has always enjoyed.


Adam D Houghton MD Family Practice Boarded

Residency
Memorial Family Medicine Residency Program, South Bend, Indiana 2010-2013
Med School
Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, IL 2006-2010
College
Augustana College, BA 2006 Magna Cum Laude
Leadership
Medical Director, CI Pride Health Center (LGBTQ)
Chief Resident – Memorial Family Medicine Residency Program, 2012-2013

Dr. Houghton is a native of Havana, Illinois. Adam and his wife, Marie, have been great friends with the Hills since medical school. You'll find Adam running the trails and frequenting local used book stores as he adds to his large collection of books. Adam enjoys family time with his wife and two daughters. His special interest areas include sports medicine, mental health, women’s health, and LGBTQ health.


Stephen C Pilcher MD FAAFP

Residency
University of Colorado at Rose, Denver, CO 1996-1999
Med School
University of Cincinnati, MD 1996
College
The Colorado College, BA 1992
Achievements
2016 Family Physician of the Year, Illinois Academy of Family Physicians, Fellow - AAFP 2005

Leadership
Chief Resident - University of Colorado at Rose Family Medicine, 1998-1999
President of Medical Staff, Advocate BroMenn Medical Center 2014-2015

Dr. Pilcher relocated from the Colorado Rockies with his wife, Sarah, a Bloomington native. He joined Sugar Creek Medical Associates in Normal, Illinois, from 2004-2010. He embraces life to the fullest as father of three.

Dr. Stephen Pilcher received 2016 Illinois Academy of Family Physicians Family Physician of the Year


Betty Scanlon, Family Nurse Practitioner Boarded

Family Nurse Practitioner
Master of Science, Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago 1999
College
College of St. Benedict, St. Joseph, MN, BSN 1991
Community Health Clinic, FNP 2001-2010
Community Perceptor for NP/PA Students

Ms. Scanlon joined Bloomington Primary Care September 2010 as CNP. In collaboration with Dr. Pilcher, she is responsible for obtaining histories, performing physical exams, diagnosing illnesses and prescribing meds & treatments, and providing procedures such as pelvic exams, simple incision and drainage of cysts and other medical procedures. Betty enjoys spending time with her husband and three teenagers, hiking with her sisters, and plays a mean keyboard.


Debbie Wietfeldt, DNP, Family Nurse Practitioner Boarded

Family Nurse Practitioner
Doctorate of Nursing Practice, Rush University 2017
College
Mennonite College of Nursing at Illinois State University, Bloomington, IL BSN 2008 Cum Laude
Illinois State University, Bloomington, IL, BS, 2006 Summa Cum Laude

Ms. Wietfeldt will be joining Bloomington Primary Care in August of 2017. She worked as an RN at Advocate BroMenn hospital in critical care from 2009-2010 and in dermatology from 2010-2016. She also volunteered as an RN at Immanuel Health Center in Bloomington, IL, where she started and maintains a Patient Advisory Council. She and her husband, Marty, an actuary at State Farm, are avid sports fans and reside in Bloomington with their daughter.


Sue Keogh, Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor
Masters in Counseling and Human Development, University of Iowa 1985
College
Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, St Ambrose College 1983

Sue and her husband, Kelly, a teacher at Normal Community High School, have resided in the Bloomington/Normal area for nearly 30 years. They have two young adult daughters. Sue enjoys spending time with friends and family. One of her favorite aspects of the community is the Constitution Trail, where she walks and bikes regularly.

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