Vicki Branstetter, P-LPC
Dianna Keeling, FNP-BC
Natalie Hoshaw, MD, FACOG
Kimberly Slayton, FNP-C
Carly Williams, RDH
Iron County Dental Clinic
Jennifer Smith, FNP-BC
Doniphan Family Clinic
Miranda Dunlap, FNP-BC
Kelsey D’Amico, FNP
Ian Pelletier, D.O.
Ian Pelletier D.O., an Internal Medicine Physician is joining Missouri Highlands Health Care’s Iron County Medical Clinic and Ellington Family Clinic. Dr. Pelletier was born and raised in rural costal Maine where he was active in sports, chess and Boy Scouts achieving Eagle Scout status. He graduated from the University of New England, Summa Cum Lauda, with degrees in Medical Biology and Biochemistry then furthered his education with the Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine program. While in medical school, his future wife, Jessica Pelletier D.O., sat down next to him on the first day. Dr. Pelletier completed his residency at Virginia Tech Carilion in Roanoke, Virginia. He loves the outdoors including hiking, caving and rock climbing. He looks forward to practicing at Missouri Highlands Health Care with a focus on taking care of the adult patient population.
Stacy Bentsen, MA, PLPC
Stacy is a native of Doniphan Missouri and has recently moved back to her hometown. Stacy graduated from Southeast Missouri State University with her bachelor’s degree in Psychology and her Masters in Mental Health Counseling and she specializes in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. Stacy has a 15-year background in chiropractic and holistic healthcare. She loves to study the mind and body connection through her practice and teaching of yoga, meditation, and visualization techniques to help with emotional and mental stress. Stacy’s hobbies include all things nature! She loves traveling, hiking and side by side riding trails, as well as boating and kayaking the Current River with friends and family.
Anna Patterson, CRADC
Anna Patterson is a Certified Substance Use Counselor 20 years’ experience working with Dept of Corrections, Drug Court Programs, Medication Assistant Programs, and Dept of Mental Health. Anna is no stranger to Substance Use Counseling, having spent years as a Counselor, Manager and Director. Anna specializes in Medication Assistant Programs and currently holds a (MAT)certification with the Missouri Credentialing Board. Anna holds 5 Missouri State Certifications and 1 International Certification in Substance Use and Trauma Counseling.
Anna enjoys most spending time with her granddaughter. Her favorite things to do are swimming, 5k races, baking and riding bicycles. Anna is an active volunteer at local Substance Use support groups as a group facilitator.
Ty Palmer, BS
Ty Palmer has a Bachelors Degree in Science/Criminal Justice with 9 years of experience working with Dept. of Corrections, Dept of Mental Health, and Substance Use treatment agencies. Ty has enjoyed working in the past as a Behavioral Health Technician, Group Processing Facilitator and Substance Use Counselor. Ty has continued climbing the Missouri Credentialing Board and working to obtain the Peer Support Specialist Credential. Ty continues to thrive in an environment founded on solid corporate ethics, implementation of proven techniques, and a dedication to serving as a client advocate. When Ty is not at work, he enjoys gardening, movies, spending time with his family, and going to the gym.
Bradford Davis, FNP
Brad Davis is a Board-Certified Family Nurse Practitioner. He has been in healthcare for over 25 years, starting in Emergency Medical Services right out of High School. Brad has over 15 years of Emergency Nursing experience and Family Medicine for the past 6 years. He is certified in Hormone Optimization and Thyroid management through Biote out of Irving, Texas. Brad has a degree in Education as well as Social Sciences. He studied nursing at TRCC and went on to obtain his Bachelor’s degree at SEMO. Brad obtained his Master’s in Family Nurse Practitioner from Frontier Nursing University in Hyden, Kentucky. “My beautiful wife, Jamie Davis, is also a very well qualified nurse with Missouri Highlands Healthcare with many years of experience. We have a total of 5 children that keep us busy. We love to spend time with family and are active with all the children’s activities. We live in the City of Dexter and own/operate a primary care clinic three days a week serving the healthcare needs of our community. We attend Dexter First Assembly of God Church. I was born and raised in the city of Naylor, Mo. I lived there for 39 years and have many roots in the area. My parents live in the area and have operated the local ambulance service since 1975. I look forward to returning to my hometown community two days a week to serve the great people of the area and to help with their healthcare needs.”
Tonya Lucas, CPNP-PC
Missouri Highlands Medical Clinic- (573) 785-6536
Tonya Lucas was born and raised in Poplar Bluff, MO and returned home along with her husband and son after she completed her Associates Degree in Nursing at St. Louis Community College-Florissant Valley. She worked at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center initially in pediatrics and for 9 years in the newborn nursery. While working in the newborn nursery, she continued to further her education, desiring to play a supportive role in each child’s journey. She is now a Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner who received her MSN from Maryville University-St. Louis. She became certified through the Pediatric Nursing Certification Board in Primary Care in 2021 and is a member of the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners. She enjoys reading mysteries, beach vacations, and spending time with her family and friends. She joined Missouri Highlands because she believes in their mission to meet the primary and preventive health care needs of the community, specifically catering to the pediatric population.
Meagan Berry, RDH
Vanessa M Givens, MD
Brigitte Shaffer, FNP
Holly Adams, FNP-BC
Doniphan Family Clinic-573-996-2136
Holly Adams is a Board-Certified Family Nurse Practitioner. Holly is a Walden University alumna, where she received her Master of Science in Nursing degree. She received board certification as a Family Nurse Practitioner through the ANCC in 2020. Holly began her nursing career as an LPN in 2005 and has continued to advance her nursing education and skills throughout her career. Holly has 16 years of nursing experience, including 8 years of Pediatric nursing care. She is a lifelong resident of Southeast Missouri and feels privileged to be serving her neighbors and friends. She lives in Neelyville, MO with her husband and two children. She enjoys spending time with her family, attending church, beekeeping with her husband, and jogging.
Jaime Hampton, CPNP-PC, FNP-C, PMHS
Jaime Hampton CPNP-PC, FNP-C, PMHS is a 2016 graduate of the University of South Alabama where she received her Master’s Degree in Nursing in Pediatric Primary Care. Jaime additionally completed specialty courses for Pediatric Mental and Behavioral Health from Duke University in 2018. Most recently, she completed a Post-Master’s FNP certificate from Maryville University in 2020. Jaime is board-certified as a Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner, Family Nurse Practitioner, and Pediatric Mental Health Specialist. Raised in Shannon County, Jaime considers it a blessing to serve the local community and is dedicated to improving access to quality care. She currently resides in Summersville with her family, which includes Ben, Tanner, Bella, and Cameron.