About the Doctors

Mission

Wichita Family Medicine Specialists, LLC, is committed to the provision and delivery of specialized, comprehensive family medicine. We understand the value and inherent dignity of human life and strive to demonstrate our skill with integrity in a caring and compassionate manner.

Christopher N. Brunner, MD

A Board certified family practice physician, Dr. Christopher N. Brunner received his degree from the University of Kansas School of Medicine. He completed a family practice residency at Wesley Medical Center in Wichita, Kansas. Dr. Brunner is also a declared Diplomate of the National Board of Medical Examiners and serves as a Clinical Assistant Professor of Family & Community Medicine at the University of Kansas School of Medicine-Wichita.

Connie A. Davis, MD

A Board certified family practice physician, Dr. Connie A. Davis graduated from the University of Kansas School of Medicine. She serves as a Clinical Instructor of Family & Community Medicine at the University of Kansas School of Medicine-Wichita. She completed her family practice residency at Wesley Medical Center in Wichita, Kansas in June 2002.

Deborah L. Outwater, MD

Dr. Outwater is board certified in Family Medicine and a Fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians. She is a Clinical Assistant Professor for the University of KS School of Medicine-Wichita and spent the last decade training medical students and residents. She is excited to return to private practice where her passion is building relationships with her patients, chronic disease management and health promotion and women and children’s health. When not at the office she enjoys spending time with her husband of 21 years and 3 children. While not a Midwesterner by birth, she has been in this part of the country since 1986 and is proud to call Wichita her home. In her tenure as a physician she has been honored by her peers and students as an educator and clinician.

Diane M. Steere, MD

A Board certified family physician, Dr. Diane M. Steere received her medical degree from Michigan State University College of Human Medicine in East Lansing, Michigan. She completed her family practice residency at Wesley Medical Center of Wichita, Kansas. Dr. Steere serves as Clinical Instructor of Family & Community Medicine for the University of Kansas School of Medicine-Wichita.

Steven W. Davis, MD

A Board certified family practice physician, Dr. Steven W. Davis received his medical degree from the University of Kansas School of Medicine. He serves as a Clinical Instructor of Family & Community Medicine at the University of Kansas School of Medicine-Wichita. He satisfied requirements for his residency in family practice at Wesley Medical Center in June 2002. Dr. Davis received the award for Outstanding Clinician in his final year of residency.

Tari M. Ernst, MD

A Board certified family physician, Dr. Tari M. Ernst received her medical degree from the University of Nebraska College of Medicine in Omaha, Nebraska. Dr. Ernst completed her family practice residency at Wesley Medical Center in Wichita, Kansas. She is also a declared Diplomate of the National Board of Medical Examiners and serves as a Clinical Assistant Professor of Family & Community Medicine at the University of Kansas School of Medicine-Wichita.

Denis D. Knight, DO

A Board certified family practice physician, Dr. Denis D. Knight graduated from the University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine in Kansas City, Missouri. Dr. Knight currently serves as a Clinical Instructor for Family & Community Medicine at the University of Kansas School of Medicine-Wichita.

Tiffany L. Lieurance, DO

A Board certified family medicine physician, Dr Tiffany L. Lieurance graduated from Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences. She completed her family medicine residency at Research Medical Center in Kansas City, Missouri.