Blackstone Family Practice physicians
Dr. Spence received his medical degree from the University of Virginia in Charlottesville and completed his residency at the Medical College of Virginia Riverside Family Practice in Newport News. He is board certified in Family Practice. Dr. Spence was the Virginia Academy of Family Physicians' Physician of the Year 2007.
Dr. Villar-Gosalvez attended Old Dominion University for his Ph.D. and received his medical degree from Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine. He completed his residency with St. Francis Family Medicine Center in Midlothian, Virginia. Dr. Villar-Gosalvez is board eligible in Family Practice.
Dr. Eley attended Virginia Commonwealth University for her undergraduate degree. She received her medical degree from Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine and completed her residency with St. Francis Family Medicine Center in Midlothian, Virginia. Dr. Eley is board eligible in Family Medicine.
Dr. Swan attended Methodist College for his undergraduate degree and received his Master of Science degree from East Carolina University. He recieved his medical degree from Saba University School of Medicine and completed his Family Medicine residency with Bon Secours St. Francis Family Residency Program/Virginia Commonwealth University. Dr. Swan is board certified by the American Board of Family Medicine.
Donna Snyder earned her nursing degree at the Medical College of Virginia and completed her master’s as a nurse practitioner at the University of Virginia. Throughout her medical career, Donna has provided primary care to children, students and adults, focusing on diagnosing and treating acute health issues. She also educates patients and their families on preventive care and medication management.
Donna is certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center as a Family Nurse Practitioner and by the American Heart Association in Basic Life Support. She is also certified by the American Red Cross. She is a member of Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing, and Virginia Council of Nurse Practitioners. Donna has also served as adjunct faculty lecturer in nursing and conducted clinical research, written papers and presented at workshops on infusion therapy.