Meet Our Doctors
Tyler F. Mayo, D.O.
- Mountain View Hospital
- Easter Idaho Regional Medical Center
Dr. Mayo’s areas of special interest:
- Musculoskeletal medicine and manipulation
- Obstetrics (Pregnancy and Delivery) and Women’s Health
- Pediatrics- including hospital and newborn care
- Minor surgical procedures
- Diet, exercise, and weight loss
- Full family care
Dr. Mayo is married to his high school sweetheart and together they have four children. He loves being with his family and spending time outdoors including camping, hiking, fishing and kayaking. He and his family keep a small hobby farm and in his spare time he enjoys a variety of wood working.
Dr. Mayo is accepting new patients.
Daniel W. McLaughlin, M.D.
Daniel W. McLaughlin, M.D. was born in Colorado and lived in a number of western states before his family settled in Las Vegas, Nevada when he was 7 years old. He received his undergraduate degree from Brigham Young University and his medical degree from the University of Nevada School of Medicine. He completed his Family Medicine Residency at Texas Tech Health Sciences Center in Lubbock, Texas in 1990. He served as a physician in the United States Army for four years, three years in Germany, where he served as the clinic commander at a remote training area, and one year at the
National Training Center at Fort Irwin, California before moving to Idaho Falls in 1994. In July of that year, Dr. McLaughlin, along with Berry Bennett, M.D. and Kay Christensen, M.D. formed Southeast Idaho Family Practice and Obstetrics. He has served the Idaho Falls community for 24 years.
- Mountain View Hospital
- Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center
Dr. McLaughlin’s areas of special interest include:
- Obstetrics (Pregnancy and Delivery) and women’s Health
- Pediatric health and development including New Born Care in hospital
- Dermatology- moles, warts, skin lesions
- Minor surgical procedures- vasectomies, skin lesion biopsy and removal and infant circumcision
Dr. McLaughlin is a father of four children and grandfather to 6 grandchildren. He enjoys spending time with his wife, family, and his three rescue dogs, which include two golden retrievers, one who is blind, and a beagle. He also enjoys many outdoor activities including skiing, target shooting and fishing.
Dr. McLaughlin is currently accepting new patients and accepts most insurance plans
He is fluent in Spanish.
Barry Bennett. M.D.
Ten grandchildren are a part of his family now, four of which live locally. His youngest son is currently in residency training in family medicine in Provo, Utah and plans to join Southeast Idaho Family Practice upon completion in 2020. His four children are all married.
After finishing high school in Carson City, NV he attended Utah State University for his undergraduate education and then went to Medical School at the University of Utah. His residency training in family medicine was done in the Army at Madigan Army Medical Center near Tacoma, WA.
He has served on the Idaho State Board of Medicine for six years, including two years as the chairman. He has been the President of the Idaho Academy of Family Physicians and currently is a trustee for the Idaho Medical Association. He is board certified in Family Medicine and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians. His practice includes obstetrics and pediatrics.
Cathy R. Arvidson, PhD, FNP-BC, APRN, FAANP
Cathy Arvidson, PhD, FNP-BC, APRN, FAANP is a board certified family nurse practitioner with over 25 years experience as a NP and over 40 years experience as an RN. She received her BSN from Vanderbilt University, her Master of Science in Nursing from University of Florida with a focus on child health, her PhD in Nursing from Texas Woman’s University, and her post-doctoral Family Nurse Practitioner from University of Wisconsin-Oshkosk. Her philosophy is treating the whole patient with the focus on health promotion and disease prevention.
Dr. Arvidson is an Associate Professor of Nursing at Idaho State University, College of Nursing where she teaches in the Family Nurse Practitioner, Doctor of Nursing program. Dr. Arvidson serves as the chair of the Advanced Practice Nursing Advisory Committee to the Idaho Board of Nursing. She has served on the board of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners and was awarded the AANP Advocacy Award for Excellence for Idaho in 2019. In addition, she is a fellow of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners – one of only three fellows in Idaho.
She has lived in Idaho Falls for over 27 years with her husband, Cliff, and has two children. She enjoys a variety of outdoor activities including downhill and Nordic skiing, hiking, and camping.