"Building relationships...providing great care!"

For Billing Questions Call : (417) 451-9450

Our People....

 

ACCESS Family Care Medical & Dental Clinics provide great professionals to serve you!  From Doctors and Dentists to a variety of Nurse Practitioners, we are here to serve your whole body needs!

 

Please take a moment to browse over our "Healthcare Team" (listed below), so you may get to know "Our People"!  We wish to "Build relationships....and provide great care", to you!

 

ADDRESS INFO

 

ACCESS Family Care Medical & Dental Clinics

Corporate Offices

475 Nelson Avenue

Neosho, Missouri 64850

 

Contact Information

Tel: (417)451.9450

Fax: (417)451.9459

info@accessfamilycare.org

Our Board of Directors

 

The legal name of our company is "Ozark Tri-County Healthcare Consortium".  We do business as, "Access Family Care Medical & Dental Clinics".  Our operations are overseen by a Board of Directors.  The Board is unique in that it must be at least 51% comprised of our patients.  The patient mix, to our Board, allows for insight into how we serve our communities.

Mary Miller
Board Member

Jerrie Wise
Board Vice Chair

Attended Arkansas State University, majoring in Business Administration/Secretarial Science. She was a Founding Board Member of Ozark Tri-County Healthcare Consortium, which does business as ACCESS Family Care. Previous Director of the Newton County, Mo. Health Department, where she worked for 25 years. She is now retired. Involved with Missouri Public Health Association, Missouri Human Development Advisory Committee, Missouri Vocational Rehabilitation, & SW Missouri Community Alliance.

Al Chapman, Ph.D.
Board Chair

Graduate of Anderson, MO. High School, Joplin Junior College, University of Missouri, and University of Nebraska - with a PhD. Dr. Chapman taught at the Kansas University Medical Center, where he did bio-medical research and trained PhD. students. He then served in the KUMC Administration, as Dean of Graduate Studies & Research for 20 years and then Vice Chancellor of Academic Affairs, until his retirement. He and his wife Pat "retired" to the family cattle farm. He is on the Crowder College Board.

Kobie Langford
Board Member

Christian DeMasi
Board Member

Kelly Brown
Board Member

Beth Persons
Secretary of Board

Neosho resident. She is active in her Church, 4-H, English Language Learners / Adult Literacy Learner volunteer tutoring, hospice, & Teen Challenge of the 4-States. She has a Degree in Education and teaches within the Neosho School District. Along with her husband, Greg, she has four children, Joseph, Caleb, Daniel, & Joanna.

Mary Ann Bradley
Board Member

Graduate University of Oklahoma School of Nursing. Served as a Community Health Nurse and Director of the McDonald County, Mo. Health Department, for 44 years. Began McDonald County Home Health Agency. Founding Member of the Ozark Tri-County Healthcare Consortium, which is the parent to ACCESS Family Care. Appointed by Governor John Ashcroft, as one of 6 people statewide to the Emergency Planning Commission. Chair of Public Health Committee. Treasurer for United Way, for 8 years.

OUR EXECUTIVE TEAM

The Executive Team, at ACCESS Family Care Medical & Dental Clinics, seeks to guide our Family to provide the very best Medical & Dental services.

Peggy Carpenter (Picture coming soon)
Board Member

Tim Huddleston (Picture coming soon)
Board Member

Heather Martin (Picture coming soon)
Board Treasurer

Oleg Tyunkov (Picture coming soon)
Board Member

Sheila Long, CFO
Chief Financial Officer

Sheila Long has a made a professional career of serving organizations with sound financial leadership.

Don McBride, CEO
Chief Executive Officer

Don McBride has served as CEO of ACCESS since 2006. Prior to his service at ACCESS, Don directed two federal migrant education grants for Crowder College, was an educator with the Missouri Migrant Education Program, & taught English & Spanish at Purdy & Neosho schools. He & his wife pastor a Hispanic congregation on the Neosho square. He enjoys bicycling & travel.

Debra Davidson, COO
Chief Operating Officer

A native of Illinois, Dr. Davidson has lived in the Missouri Ozarks for many years. She has a long history of service, in the Heatlhcare Industry.

Our Healthcare Team...

Carolyn Prater, DO
Doctor

Carolyn Prater, D.O. was born in Lakewood, Ohio. She attended The University of Oklahoma, in Norman, where she obtained her Bachelor's of Science Degree. She graduated from the Oklahoma State University College of Osteopathic Medicine, in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Dr. Prater was a Founding Board Member of The Ronald McDonald House of the Four States, in Joplin, Missouri.

Dawn Talbert, FNP
Nurse Practitioner - Family

Dawn Talbert, MSN, RN, FNP graduated with an Associate of Science in Nursing and a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (with Honors) , from Missouri Southern State University, in Joplin, Missouri. She graduated Magna Cum Laude, from the University of Missouri - Kansas City, with a Master of Science Nursing - Family Nurse Practitioner Degree. From 2000 to 2006, she volunteered as a Staff Nurse at Camp Barnabas, in Purdy, Missouri.

Dennis Nguyen, DDS
Dentist

Dennis Nguyen, DDS., graduated from Bethel College, in North Newton, Kansas, with a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry. He then graduated from the University of Kansas with a Master of Science in Pharmaceutical Chemistry. Later, he obtained his Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree, from the University of Missouri - Kansas City School of Dentistry. He has volunteered with Habit for Humanity and is fluent in English & Vietnamese.

Enrico Esguerra, MD
Doctor

Enrico Esguerra, M.D, graduated with a Bachelor Degree from the University of Illinois - Champaign / Urbana. He graduated Medical School at UERMMMC in Quezon City, Philippines. Dr. Esguerra completed his internship at Blank Children's Hospital in Des Moines, Iowa and his residency at the University of Oklahoma, in Tulsa. He has been active in St. Mary's Church, Joplin, Missouri, and with the Knights of Columbus, also in Joplin.

Janeice Hukill, FNP
Nurse Practitioner - Family

Janeice Hukill, RN, BSN, NP-C, received her Associate in Nursing Degree, from Crowder College, in Neosho, Missouri; where she graduated with Honors. She obtained her Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree, from Pittsburg State University, in Pittsburg, Kansas. She went on to obtain her Master of Science in Nursing / Nurse Practitioner Degree from a cooperative program between Missouri Southern State University and University of Missouri - Kansas City.

Joseph Lutes, FNP
Nurse Practitioner - Family

Joseph E. Lutes ID, RN, BSN, NP-C, received his Associate in Nursing Degree, from Crowder College, in Neosho, Missouri; where he graduated with Honors. He obtained his Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree, from Missouri Southern State University, Joplin, Missouri, where he also graduated with Honors. He obtained his Master of Science in Nursing / Nurse Practitioner Degree from a cooperative program between Missouri Southern State University and University of Missouri - Kansas City.

Brian Basham, MD
Doctor

Brian Basham, M.D. was born in Poplar Bluff, Missouri. He attended Wichita High School Southeast, in Wichita, Kansas. After High School, he graduated with Honors from Emporia State University and The University of Kansas School of Medicine. Diplomate American Board of Family Medicine from 2003 to 2013.

Dana Windsor, FNP
Nurse Practitioner - Family

Dana Windsor, MSN, RN, FNP-C graduated from Crowder College, in Neosho, Missouri, with an Associate of Science in Nursing Degree. She then obtained her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Chamberlain College of Nursing, in St. Louis, Missouri. Her Master of Science in Nursing was obtained through University of Missouri - Kansas City, Missouri, Specializing in Family Practice. She became a Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner in 2014.

Debra Smith, FNP
Nurse Practitioner - Pediatrics

Debra Smith, RN, CFNP graduated from Missouri Southern State University, in Joplin, with a Bachelor of Arts / Science Degree in Education, an Associate Degree in Nursing, and Bachelor of Science in Nursing, where she graduated Summa Cum Laude. She obtained Graduate Hours at Missouri State University and Pittsburg State University, prior to obtaining her Master of Science in Nursing - Nurse Practitioner Degree from the University of Missouri - Kansas City.

Gerald Englund, DO OB/GYN
Doctor

Grant Kirk, DDS
Dentist

Dr. Grant Kirk grew up it Grain Valley Mo where he enjoyed sports, choir, and student government. Following High school graduation he obtained a bachelors in Biology with a biochemistry minor from Northwest Missouri State University. After graduating From Northwest Missouri State Magna cum laude in 2011 Dr. Kirk was accepted to UMKC dental school where he graduated Cum laude. Dr. Kirk is married to his college sweetheart Lauren and they have two boys Jackson and Chase.

James Compton, DO
Doctor

James Compton, D.O., graduated from Northeast Missouri State University (Truman State University), Kirksville, Missouri; with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Zoology. While in College, he ran Track for three years. He also volunteered in service to underprivileged kids. He then went on to obtain his Doctor of Science in Osteopathic Medicine, from Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine (A.T. Still University), Kirksville, Missouri.

Julie Stapp, FNP
Nurse Practitioner - Family

Julie Stapp RN, FNP, graduated from Franklin Technical School, Joplin, Missouri, with her License Practical Nurse Degree. Later, she graduated from Missouri Southern State University with an Associate of Science Degree in Nursing and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing. She went on to obtain her Master of Science / Nurse Practitioner Degree in Nursing from the University of Missouri - Kansas City. Having strong roots in Barry County, she has been a Nurse in Southwest Missouri for well over 30 years.

Kala Smith, DMD
Dental Director

Kala Smith, DMD, graduated from the University of Tennessee - Martin, with a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry. She obtained her Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry from the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry. After moving to Southwest Missouri she became a beacon of Servant Leadership with her volunteer activities. At Watered Gardens, in Joplin, she worked with the Homeless population. At The Community Clinic of Joplin, she volunteered as a Dentist. She has volunteered with International Students

Kristin Green, DDS
Dentist

Kristin Green, DDS, graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree. She Graduated with Special Distinction.

Lan Tu Holem, DDS
Dentist

Lan-Tu Dang Holem, DDS, graduated High School in Lee's Summit, Missouri. She obtained her Bachelor of Science Arts and Biology, from the University of Missouri - Kansas City. She earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree from the University of Missouri - Kansas City, School of Dentistry. She has more than 20 years of service in Community Health Centers. She has volunteered in a wide variety of areas, from the United Way, to Back to School Health Fairs. She is fluent in English and Vietnamese.

Margaret Hart, FNP
Nurse Practitioner - Family

Margy Hart, RN MSN FNP-C, earned her Associate of Applied Science Degree from Florence Darlington Tech, Darlington, South Carolina. She went on to earn her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Southwest Baptist University, Bolivar, Missouri. She obtained her Masters of Science in Nursing / Nurse Practitioner Degree from the University of Missouri - Kansas City. She has more than 60 credit hours in Child / Adolescent Psychiatry, from the University of Missouri Medical School, Columbia, Missouri.

Richard Metsker, FNP
Nurse Practitioner - Family

Richard Metsker, RN MSN FNP-C, graduated Magna Cum Laude from Missouri Southern State University, Joplin, Missouri, with an Associate of Science in Nursing, a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, and a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. He went on to earn his Master of Science / Nurse Practitioner Degree from the University of Missouri - Kansas City.

Morgan Dumond, DDS
Dentist

Morgan DuMond, DDS, grew up in McDonald County, Missouri. She was Valedictorian as she graduated from McDonald County High School, in Anderson. She went on to Missouri Southern State University, Joplin, where she earned her Bachelor of Science in Biology with Honors - Summa Cum Laude. She then obtained her Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree from the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Dentistry.

Orville Mehaffy, MD
Doctor

Orville Mehaffy, MD, has practiced Medicine for more than 40 years, in Missouri, Kansas, and Florida. He has served the Medical needs of Southeast Kansas and Southwest Missouri, since 1974.

Pamela Whitlock, FNP
Nurse Practitioner - Family

Pamela Whitlock, RN, MSN, FNP-C, graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Texas - Arlington. She earned her Masters of Science in Nursing / Nurse Practitioner Degree from the University of Missouri - Kansas City. She has volunteered with her Church and as a Girl Scout Leader.

Patty Taylor, CNM
Certified Nurse Midwife

Rayni Teeter, MD
Doctor - Pediatrician

Rayni Teeter, MD, is a native of Carl Junction, Missouri, where she graduated High School with Honors. She graduated Magna Cum Laude from Missouri State University with a Degree in Cell and Molecular Biology. She graduated from the University of Missouri School of Medicine.

Shawn Brown, FNP
Nurse Practitioner - Family

Shawn Brown, RN, MSN, FNP-C, graduated from Missouri State University with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. He then graduated from Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, with a Master of Science in Nursing / Nurse Practitioner Degree. He is a Veteran of the United States Army.

Dr. Charles Bentlage, MD
Medical Director

Dr. Charles bentlage has a long history of serving the Medical Community in SW Missouri. He served with Freeman Health Systems for many years, retiring as Medical Director. He then came to ACCESS Family Care and has served the underserved well for several years. Dr. Bentlage is also active with the Community Clinic, in Joplin.

Sung Park, DMD
Dentist

Sung Park, DMD, graduated from Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, with a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry. He earned his Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry from the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He is fluent in English and Korean.

Teresa Hills, DDS
Dentist

Teresa Hills, DDS, graduated from North Kansas City, Missouri High School and then obtained her Associate of Science - Dental Assistance Degree from Penn Valley Community College. She earned her Bachelor of Science - Dental Hygiene Degree from the University of Missouri - Kansas City. She went on to earn her Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree from the University of Missouri - Kansas City.

Tina Reeves, WHNP
Women's Health Nurse Practitioner

Tina Reeves, RN, MSN, WHNP, graduated from Crowder College, Neosho, Missouri, with an Associate of Science in Nursing Degree. She obtained her Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree from Oklahoma Wesleyan University. She earned her Master's of Science in Women's Health / Nurse Practitioner Degree from the University of Missouri - Kansas City.

Brianna Meyer, RDH
Dental Hygienist

Brianna Meyer, RDH, graduated from Grand Rapids Community College, Grand Rapids, Michigan, with an Associate of Arts Degree. She obtained a Associate of Applied Science Degree - Dental Hygiene from Ferris State University, Big Rapids, Michigan

Sarah West, RDH
Dental Hygienist

Sarah West, RDH, graduated from Missouri Southern State University, Joplin, Missouri, with an Associate of Science in Dental Hygiene and a Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences. She has served a term as President of the Joplin Dental Hygiene Association and as a Board of Trustee Member with the Missouri Dental Hygiene Association.

Seth Jackson, LCSW
Lic. Clinical Social Worker

Seth Jackson, MSW, LCSW, graduated from Crowder College, Neosho, Missouri, with an Associate of Arts Degree. He went on to earn a Bachelor of Science in Sociology Degree, from Missouri Southern State University, Joplin, Missouri. Later, he obtained his Masters of Social Work Degree, from Missouri State University, Springfield, Missouri, where he graduated Cum Laude.

Alyson Stout, RDH
Dental Hygienist

Alyson Stout, RDH, graduated from Missouri Southern State University, Joplin, Missouri with a Bachelor of Science in Health Science and a Associate of Science in Dental Hygiene. She has volunteered to serve her community during times of crisis by helping Neosho residents after a tornado struck in 2008 and the people of Joplin after the catastrophic 2011 tornado.

Julie Parker, RDH
Dental Hygienist

Julie Parker, RDH, graduated from Missouri Southern State University, Joplin, Missouri, with an Associate of Science - Dental Hygiene Degree.

Savannah Weber, RDH
Dental Hygienist

Savannah Weber, RDH, graduated from Missouri Southern State University, Joplin, Missouri with a Bachelor of Science in Health Science and a Associate of Science in Dental Hygiene. She volunteered with the Missouri Mission of Mercy, in St. Louis in 2014.

Shannon Smith, RDH
Dental Hygienist

Shannon Smith, RDH, graduated from Missouri Southern State University with an Associate of Science in Dental Hygiene.

Stephanie Melot, RDH
Dental Hygienist

Stephanie Melot, RDH, graduated from Missouri Southern State University, Joplin, Missouri, with an Associate of Science in Dental Hygiene and a Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences. She volunteered with the Missouri Mission of Mercy, in St. Louis in 2013.

Tammie Aiken, RDH
Dental Hygienist

Tammie Aiken, RDH, is a native of Carthage, Missouri, where she graduated High School. She then graduated from Missouri Southern State University with an Associate of Science in Dental Hygiene. She has volunteered in the Jasper, Missouri and Joplin, Missouri Schools. In addition, she has volunteered her services at the Community Clinic, in Joplin.

ACCESS Family Care Medical and

Dental Clinics

 

Access Family Care Medical & Dental Clinics serve the people of southwest Missouri.

 

Primarily we focus on Vernon, Barton, Jasper, Newton, McDonald, Barry, and Lawrence Counties.

How we can help?

 

As a Federally Qualified Health Center, we serve all people, but with a focus on the undeserved in our region.  We accept most private insurance, Medicaid, Medicare, and self pay patients.

We're here for you

From minor colds and allergies, to chronic diabetes and pregnancies; we are here to serve you and your family.  From infants to elderly, we are striving to be your healthcare and dental choice, in extreme southwest Missouri!

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