"Building relationships...providing great care!"
ACCESS Family Care Medical & Dental Clinics
475 Nelson Avenue
Neosho, Missouri 64850
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.
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.
Christian has a BA in Secondary Education specializing in Social Science. He is involved with multiple organizations across the area. Additionally, he has extensive experience with children from years spent working as a substitute teacher, youth director and program services manager.
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.
Kelly spent eight years as the president of the Southwest Missouri Chapter of MPBA. She and her husband Larry have been farming locally their entire lives. Kelly also serves as the head of the kitchen committee at Wheaton Southern Baptist Church.
Oleg has degrees from Missouri Southern State University in Economics & Finance as well as German Language. He has served on Neosho and Joplin’s Chamber of Commerce committees. He has been in banking since 2001 and he is currently the President of Community Bank and Trust
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.
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.
Cynthia has her Masters of Public Health from Walden University. She has been involved in hospital administration since 1992. She has served as the Director of Quality Management as well as Risk Management. Cynthia ha also been involved with state bioterrorism projects after the events of 9/11
Vehrlrne has years of experience working to help children with disabilities. She also served as a chairperson on the Missouri Planning Council and helped to develop a support group for parents of children with disabilities. Vehrlene has a B.S. in Sociology. Prior to her retirement she was employed at Jasper County Sheltered Facilities and the Department of Family Services.
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.
Sheila Long has a made a professional career of serving organizations with sound financial leadership.
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.
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.
Hillary is an established HR Professional with over 21 years of experience. She received her BSBA from Missouri Southern State University and a MBA from William Woods University. Hillary has obtained two certifications, SHRM-SCP and FASPR. Hillary enjoys spending time with her husband, son, and their rescue dogs.
Our Healthcare Team...
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.
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, 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.
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.
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
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.
Patty is a Certified Nurse Midwife. She received her Master’s in Nursing from Texas Woman’s University and received her Nurse Midwifery education from the Parkland School of Nurse Midwifery in 1994. Patty’s career is extensive with almost 30 years focusing on Women’s Health and Nurse Midwifery.
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.
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 Korean.
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.
Julie Parker, RDH, graduated from Missouri Southern State University, Joplin, Missouri, with an Associate of Science - Dental Hygiene Degree.
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, 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.
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.
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.
Dr. Englund is board certified through the American College of Osteopathic Obstetrics & Gynecology and a Fellow American College of Osteopathic OB/GYN (F.A.C.O.G.). He has been providing OB/GYN services for more than 32 years. Almost 30 years of his practice has served patients in Joplin, MO and surrounding communities.
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, 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 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.
Kristin Green, DDS, graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree. She Graduated with Special Distinction.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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, graduated from Missouri Southern State University with an Associate of Science in Dental Hygiene.
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
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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